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Mavericks

Carlisle: Playoff series not about Parsons vs. Rockets

Carlisle: Playoff series not about Parsons vs. RocketsChandler Parsons is improving every day, but Carlisle says there is no way to simulate NBA action.
  • Mavericks
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Golf

Jordan Spieth shoots 9-under 62 at RBC Heritage

Jordan Spieth shoots 9-under 62 at RBC HeritageMasters champion Spieth back in contention after a 9-under 62 at the RBC Heritage
  • Golf
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Mavericks

After 13 years, Mavs ManiAAC remains excited for work

After 13 years, Mavs ManiAAC remains excited for workRob Maiden never even applied for the job. Thirteen years later, he's the captain of the Mavs ManiAACs.
  • Mavericks
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Mavericks

Mavs plagued by injury with Parsons, Harris questionable

Mavs plagued by injury with Parsons, Harris questionableThe series wasn't supposed to be solely about Parsons, but his injuries have thrust him front and center
  • Mavericks
  • 1 hour ago
Sports

Height advantage: North Texas pitchers standing tall

Height advantage: North Texas pitchers standing tallMidlothian's 6-2 Jimmy Fouse and 6-9 Russell Smith, and Forney 6-4 freshman Mason Englert represent the growing trend.
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
Sports

Terry excels for Houston but heart is still in Dallas

Terry excels for Houston but heart is still in DallasMaverick fans came to love Jason Eugene Terry and his J-E-T moniker in his eight-year stint in Dallas. They didn't care much for what he did in game one of this series, though. Terry hit four 3-pointers and scored 16 points in the Rockets 118-108 win.
  • Sports
  • 6 hours, 40 minutes ago
Sports

Instant improvement a must as Mavs eye game two of series

Instant improvement a must as Mavs eye game two of seriesNow that they're are a game deep into their best-of-seven series with the Rockets, the Mavericks have to show they can learn their lessons well.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
ACM Awards

Tony Romo, Jason Witten in ACM spotlight

Tony Romo, Jason Witten in ACM spotlightDallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and tight end Jason Witten have been added as presenters for Sunday's 50th Academy of Country Music Awards.
  • ACM Awards
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Crime

UCLA recruit from Plano West jailed on multiple charges

UCLA recruit from Plano West jailed on multiple chargesPlano West football and basketball star Soso Jamabo was arrested in Kemp early Sunday morning
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Rangers

Hernandez dominates Rangers as Texas falls 3-1

Hernandez dominates Rangers as Texas falls 3-1Mariners' ace Felix Hernandez was too much for Texas as the Rangers fell to Seattle 3-1
  • Rangers
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Mavericks

Parsons to start Game 1, bracing for the boos

Parsons to start Game 1, bracing for the boos"[When] one of your favorite players leaves that city, you're not going to be a big fan of them,'' Parsons said.
  • Mavericks
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Rangers

Gallardo, Rangers outlast Mariners 3-1 in opener

Gallardo, Rangers outlast Mariners 3-1 in openerThe Rangers opened up their road trip in Seattle with a stellar start from Yovani Gallardo in a 3-1 win.
  • Rangers
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Sports

USA Today girls hoops honor Skyline, Flower Mound, SLC

USA Today girls hoops honor Skyline, Flower Mound, SLCSkyline coach Cassandra McCurdy, Flower Mound Lauren Cox, Carroll's Kennedy Leonard
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Rangers

Texas Rangers Weekend Preview

Texas Rangers Weekend PreviewTaking a look at the Rangers' upcoming weekend series in Seattle
  • Rangers
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Mavericks

Did the Mavs really get playoff matchup they wanted?

Did the Mavs really get playoff matchup they wanted?Mavs fans got what they largely seem to have wanted. Now they have time to decide if they were wrong about all that.
  • Mavericks
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Mavericks

Harden at the front of Mavs' minds heading into playoffs

Harden at the front of Mavs' minds heading into playoffsWhat should concern Dallas most is Harden's ability to draw fouls.
  • Mavericks
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Sports

Lonnie Jordan returns to lead Lake Highlands football

Lonnie Jordan returns to lead Lake Highlands footballLonnie Jordan returns to Lake Highlands as head coach.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
Rangers

Radical Realignment: Getting the Rangers out of the West

Radical Realignment: Getting the Rangers out of the WestSick of staying up until midnight to see the Rangers defeat their rivals? We look at realignment for the solution.
  • Rangers
  • 5 days ago
Mavericks

No. 7 Mavs to face No. 2 Rockets in first round

No. 7 Mavs to face No. 2 Rockets in first roundIt wasn't known until the very end of Game 82 who they would be playing.
  • Mavericks
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Rangers

Fittz's Findings: Best and Worst Rangers' Moments So Far

Fittz's Findings: Best and Worst Rangers' Moments So FarThe Texas Rangers have had their ups and downs just ten days into the season, let's take a look at the best and worst so far
  • Rangers
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Rangers

Rangers fall 10-2, lose second straight series

Rangers fall 10-2, lose second straight seriesWith a 10-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, the Rangers lost their second straight series.
  • Rangers
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Rangers

Rangers come together to defeat Angels 8-2

Rangers come together to defeat Angels 8-2A second impressive performance from Nick Martinez was backed up by the Rangers offense, giving Texas an 8-2 victory.
  • Rangers
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Rangers

Eight Things We Haven't Seen From the Texas Rangers

Eight Things We Haven't Seen From the Texas RangersWe've seen a lot of things from the Rangers early this season, here are eight things we haven't seen yet.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week ago
Sports

First coach knew Speith was destined for greatness

First coach knew Speith was destined for greatness"I couldn't have been prouder if it was one of my kids that did it"
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  • 1 week ago
Rangers

Rangers' can't hold early lead in 6-3 loss to Angels

Rangers' can't hold early lead in 6-3 loss to AngelsThough scoring three runs in the first, the Rangers couldn't maintain their lead, losing 6-3 to the Los Angeles Angels.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week ago
Stars

Offseason hip surgery for Stars' captain Jamie Benn

Offseason hip surgery for Stars' captain Jamie BennStars general manager Jim Nill said Monday that Benn had issues with both hips
  • Stars
  • 1 week ago
Rangers

Rangers' injury update: April 13

Rangers' injury update: April 13Updates on Ryan Rua, Tanner Scheppers and Lisalverto Bonilla.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week ago
Rangers

Texas Rangers Weekend Review: Don't Stop Believing

Texas Rangers Weekend Review: Don't Stop BelievingIt was a freakin' weekend to forget for the injury-prone Rangers but that doesn't stop us from remembering it.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

North Texas stars shine: Jesuit's Spieth wins Masters, DeSoto players wins NCAA men's, women's titles

North Texas stars shine: Jesuit's Spieth wins Masters, DeSoto players wins NCAA men's, women's titlesJesuit's Jordan Spieth, DeSoto's Matt Jones and Moriah Jefferson at UConn all won championships this week.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NASCAR

Texas Motor Speedway: 'A spectacle you can't explain'

Texas Motor Speedway: 'A spectacle you can't explain'"Texas Motor Speedway is like Texas," says Speedway president Eddie Gossage. "It's bigger."
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Stars

Art Ross trophy is historic, but not enough for Benn

Art Ross trophy is historic, but not enough for BennMissing the playoffs doesn't take away from how good of a season this was or how unique it is.
  • Stars
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

Swedish Student Earns Football Scholarship To UNT

Swedish Student Earns Football Scholarship To UNTKevin Dillman moved to the U.S. from Sweden at age 14 to pursue football. He now has his chance at North Texas.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

Watch a 14-year-old Jordan Spieth talk about his Masters goal

Watch a 14-year-old Jordan Spieth talk about his Masters goal"My ultimate goal when I came here, Cam asked me and I said that I want to win The Masters," Spieth said.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Rangers

After 14 innings, Rangers fall 6-4 to lose series

After 14 innings, Rangers fall 6-4 to lose seriesIt took 14 innings, but the Rangers lost 6-4 to the Houston Astros, losing the series.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Rangers

Fort Worth native Gallardo leads Rangers to 6-2 victory

Fort Worth native Gallardo leads Rangers to 6-2 victoryFort Worth native Yovani Gallardo lead the Rangers to a 6-2 victory in his Globe Life Park debut.
  • Rangers
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Mavericks

Column: Despite shaky run, Mavs are still a really good team

Column: Despite shaky run, Mavs are still a really good teamIt's not possible to have the season they've had without being a good team.
  • Mavericks
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Mavericks

Dirk's Dallas documentary premiere

Dirk's Dallas documentary premiere Dirk Nowitzki towered over the red carpet at the Angelika Film Center in Dallas Tuesday night for the local debut of a movie that documents his basketball career.
  • Mavericks
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Mavericks

Dirk-umentary debuts in Dallas

Dirk-umentary debuts in DallasDirk Nowitzki talks with Joe Trahan about a new film documenting his storied career.
  • Mavericks
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Stars

Stars' Benn win points title, needs srugery

Stars' Benn win points title, needs srugeryThe Dallas Stars ended their season Saturday night with a win. There will be no playoffs this year, but Captain Jamie Benn won the league's scoring title... But now he has to have surgery. WFAA Sports' Mike Leslie has more.
  • Stars
  • 1 week ago
Sports

High School Sports Special: April 12

High School Sports Special: April 12Coverage of the UIL regional soccer championships and the Wylie East Lady Raiders join Ted Madden in the studio.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NASCAR

TMS is a 'spectacle you can't explain'

TMS is a 'spectacle you can't explain'Texas Motor Speedway is a lot like Texas... Everything is bigger. Mike Leslie reports on what makes the track so special.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

Spieth wows watch party at Brookhaven Country Club

Spieth wows watch party at Brookhaven Country ClubBrookhaven Country Club, where Jordan Spieth is a member, played host to a watching party for the final day of The Masters, and the crowd was not disappointed. Mike Leslie has the story.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

Sports Flash: The Mavs and Michael Irvin

Sports Flash: The Mavs and Michael IrvinWe called in the talents of a very enthusiastic Michael Irvin to rank the Mavericks' three best moments in the last month.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Sports

High School Sports Special: April 5

High School Sports Special: April 5UIL soccer playoffs and TAPPS state champion Bishop Lynch Lady Friars in the studio.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Rangers

Success for Rangers in 2015 dependent on several 'ifs'

Success for Rangers in 2015 dependent on several 'ifs'"If" is a key word when detailing the Rangers' chances at success this season. Health is the biggest "if" after a disaster 2014 season. Ted Madden reports from the ballpark.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Sports

Increase in baseball overuse injuries

Increase in baseball overuse injuriesLittle Leaguers, middle and high schoolers are seeing an increase in injuries caused by stress on growth plates while playing baseball.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
High School

Head coach meets daughter's team in the playoffs

Head coach meets daughter's team in the playoffsColleyville Heritage plays Byron Nelson in the state soccer playoffs Friday night, and if the daughter wins, dad won't be happy -- well, not real happy, anyway. Ted Madden has the story.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Rangers

The lowdown on new concessions at the ballpark

The lowdown on new concessions at the ballparkCasey Rapp, one of the brains behind the new concession lineup at Globe Life Park, gives us the details on the new stadium fare and how Derek Holland's personalized concession came to be.
  • Rangers
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Stars

Stars' backup goalie nightmares

Stars' backup goalie nightmaresNovember 28, 2011; Denver, CO, USA; Dallas Stars goalie Andrew Raycroft (30 before the start of the game against the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center.
  • Stars
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Mavericks

Steve Nash and the Mavericks

Steve Nash and the MavericksDallas Mavericks' center Dirk Nowitzki (L) and Maverick's guard Steve Nash watch from the bench against the Sacramento Kings' during game four of the NBA Western Conference at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California on May 11, 2003.
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  • 1 month ago
Rangers

2015 Globe Life Park Concessions Additions

2015 Globe Life Park Concessions AdditionsFried S’mOreo - $8.00 Combining an old campfire favorite with a household cookie and adding a deep-fryer creates a new ballpark dessert known as the Fried S’mOreo. A Fried S’mOreo is a marshmallow breaded in a graham cracker crust that is deep fried and carefully...
  • Rangers
  • 1 month ago
Cowboys

Photos: Tony Romo and DeMarco Murray

Photos: Tony Romo and DeMarco MurraySep 28, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) celebrates with quarterback Tony Romo (9) after the game against the New Orleans Saints at AT&T Stadium. The Cowboys beat the Saints 38-17. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA...
  • Cowboys
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
More Sports

When Animals Take The Field

When Animals Take The FieldMALMO, SWEDEN - JULY 26: In this photo illustration, a frog is pictured on a golf ball during Round Four of the SAS Masters at the Barseback Golf & Country Club on July 26, 2009 in Malmo, Sweden. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Rangers

Photos: Rangers Spring Training in Surprise, AZ

Photos: Rangers Spring Training in Surprise, AZSurprise Stadium at the Rangers' and Royals' Spring Training facility
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Rangers

Photos: Aoyama vs. Glendale CC at Surprise Stadium

Photos: Aoyama vs. Glendale CC at Surprise StadiumAoyama Gakuin University played Glendale Community College at Surprise Stadium on Feb. 26.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

George Riba: Through the Years

George Riba: Through the YearsWFAA sports reporter George Riba is retiring after 37 years at Channel 8.
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  • 2 months ago
More Sports

Photos: Cricket World Cup

Photos: Cricket World Cupduring the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan at Adelaide Oval on February 15, 2015 in Adelaide, Australia.
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  • 2 months ago
NFL

Tim Brown named to NFL Hall of Fame

Tim Brown named to NFL Hall of FameLos Angeles Raiders wide receiver Tim Brown sprints for the end zone on a 74-yard punt return for a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks on December 12, 1993.
  • NFL
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Entertainment

Photos: Katy Perry at Super Bowl XLIX halftime show

Photos: Katy Perry at Super Bowl XLIX halftime showFeb 1, 2015; Glendale, AZ, USA; Recording artist Katy Perry performs during halftime of the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
  • Entertainment
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
NFL

Photos: Dallas Cowboys at the Pro Bowl

Photos: Dallas Cowboys at the Pro BowlJan 25, 2015; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Team Irvin alumni captain Michael Irvin and Team Irvin alumni co-captain Darren Woodson hold the Pro Bowl trophy after the 2015 Pro Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
  • NFL
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Features

Boy going blind meets the Harlem Globetrotters

Boy going blind meets the Harlem GlobetrottersBen, Pierce, a North Texas boy who is seeing as much of the world as he can before going blind, took in the Harlem Globetrotters experience Saturday.
  • Features
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
NFL

Photos: Seahawks win thriller in NFC Championship

Photos: Seahawks win thriller in NFC ChampionshipJanuary 18, 2015; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse (15) celebrates with tight end Luke Willson (82) after catching the game winning touchdown pass against the Green Bay Packers during the overtime period for the 28-22 victory in the NFC...
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  • 3 months ago
NCAA

Photos: CFP fans are ready for the game

Photos: CFP fans are ready for the gameCFP fan sightings at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
  • NCAA
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Cowboys

Somber Cowboys begin off-season

Somber Cowboys begin off-seasonDallas Cowboys players reflected on the season as they gathered one last time at Valley Ranch on January 12, 2015.
  • Cowboys
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NCAA

HD Chopper 8: CFP fans partying at AT&T Stadium

HD Chopper 8: CFP fans partying at AT&T StadiumCFP Fans at AT&T Stadium in Arlington on Monday, January 12, 2015.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Cowboys

Photos: Cowboys vs. Packers

Photos: Cowboys vs. PackersJan 11, 2015; Green Bay, WI, USA; Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) is unable to catch a pass against Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields (37) in the fourth quarter in the 2014 NFC Divisional playoff football game at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit:...
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