Maybe you aren’t a candidate for American Idol, but chances are, you sing better than Dirk Nowitzki. Lucky for him he averages 26 or so points per game. The bright side —hopefully, we won’t have to worry about him going off to make a rap album a la some of his contemporaries (see Jason Kidd rap video if you dare). The embedded video is a promo for an ongoing Dallas Mavericks Karaoke contest. If you think you have what it takes (come on, I know we have a ton of talented musicians in this neighborhood) send a clip of yourself singing for a chance to win concert tickets, cash, trip to Vegas, Mavs tickets, and more Coca Cola products than you know what to do with. Warning: if you’re a finalist, you’ll need to perform in front of a crowd at the AA Center. (And if someone in our coverage area wins I can write more about you … you’ll be famous and maybe you’ll even come up during casual conversation at the White House… who knows) All the rules and more goofy videos, here.

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