The recently incarcerated Cristal Taylor was served with the document, which identifies the parties as "D.N." and "C.T." Taylor was jailed on a theft of services charge on May 6, which ignited a flurry of speculation as to the nature of her relationship with Nowitzki.
Nowitzki has returned to his native Germany since the basketball season ended and has been mostly mum on the situation, acknowledging only that he's going through a difficult time in his personal life.
Court papers: Nowitzki wants sole custody of inmate's child (Beaumount Enterprise)