<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usTue, 28 Feb 2017 00:02:05 -0600Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:02:05 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Breaking Down The Mavericks Recent Roster Moves ]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:59:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newy_sefko_mavs_talk_1200x675_886119491805.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News discuss the new look Mavericks roster and the team's playoff chances this season.]]>
<![CDATA[Kris Gutierrez Lewisville Fan]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:06:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kris_Gutierrez_Lewisville_Fan_1200x675_886075971861.jpg
NBC 5 Anchor Kris Gutierrez goes back to Lewisville High School to cheer for the men's soccer team.  It's what he wore to the game that still has his colleagues laughing.

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<![CDATA[Stars Acquire Greg Pateryn from Canadiens for Jordie Benn]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:24:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630320232.jpg
The Dallas Stars have acquired defenseman Greg Pateryn and a 2017 fourth-round pick from the Montreal Canadiens for defenseman Jordie Benn.

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<![CDATA[UT Arlington MBB Has Sights Set On Conference Championship]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:55:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/UTA+BB.jpg
The Sun Belt regular season men's basketball championship is within reach for UT Arlington.]]>
<![CDATA[Josh Hamilton Underwent Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Monday]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:23:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-492324212.jpg
Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton has undergone arthroscopic knee surgery, the team confirmed Monday.

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<![CDATA[Rio's Abandoned Olympic Ghost Town]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:07:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-642486626_master.jpg
In the months following the 2016 Summer Olympics, the facilities of Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Village have fallen into disuse and disrepair. The stadiums, used to hold the competitions for 11,237 athletes...

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<![CDATA[Cowboys, QB Josh McCown Have 'Mutual Interest': Report]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:09:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-619288814.jpg
The Cowboys and free agent quarterback Josh McCown have shown "mutual interest," according to an ESPN report.

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<![CDATA[Darvish Holds Royals Scoreless in First Spring Start]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:55:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-645625010.jpg
Rangers starter Yu Darvish pitched nearly two scoreless innings in his first Spring Training start Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Rangers' Hamilton Might Need Another Knee Surgery]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:25:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Josh+Hamilton+crutches.jpg
Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton went to Houston Sunday, facing the possibility of another knee surgery in his bid to return to the majors.

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<![CDATA[Cowtown Marathon Is One for the Record Books]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:09:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/208*120/Cowtown+Start+22617.jpg
More than 8,000 runners participated in the 39th Cowtown Marathon on the streets of Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 4]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:08:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEW+IHSS+Logo.jpg
A look at this week's playoff edition of the Inside High School Sports Plays of the Week.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 3]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:05:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_022517__Segment_3_1200x675_885012547762.jpg
Little Elm guard R.J. Hampton and head coach Rusty Segler are in studio as Hampton receives his Newcomer of the Year bobblehead.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 2]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:02:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_022517__Segment_2_1200x675_885020227504.jpg
More playoff highlights, plus this week's Inside Story focuses on one L-D Bell player that re-wrote the record books.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 1]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:56:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEW+IHSS+Logo.jpg
This week's high school basketball playoff highlights, including the Chasing The Ring matchup between Cedar Hill and Allen.]]>
<![CDATA[Aikman Reflects Back on the '92 Cowboys Season]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:52:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aikman+still.jpg
During a reunion event in downtown Dallas, Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman shares his thoughts on the Cowboys' 1992 team that won the Super Bowl.]]>
<![CDATA[Conversation with Stars TV Announcer Dave Strader]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:02:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stars_dave_strader_1200x675_884946499663.jpg
NBC 5's Mercedes Owens talks with Stars play-by-play announcer Dave Strader, who recently returned to the booth as he continues to fight against a rare form of cancer.]]>
<![CDATA[The Cowtown 5K and 10K Off And Running]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:05:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/race_image_1200x675_884869187749.jpg
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<![CDATA[Dickerson Among Inductees Into TX Black Sports Hall of Fame]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:40:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dickerson_tx_black_sports_hof_1200x675_884625475602.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs talks with Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson, who is part of the Class of 2017 for the Texas Black Sports Hall of Fame.]]>
<![CDATA[Foreman to be Inducted Into Texas Black Sports Hall of Fame]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:03:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/George+Forman+and+Newy.jpg
Texan, heavyweight boxing champion and Olympic gold medalist George Foreman will be inducted into the Texas Black Sports Hall of Fame this weekend. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs talked to the champ...

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<![CDATA[WWII Pilot to Compete in Cowtown Marathon]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:26:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ernie-lacroix-cowtown-marathon.jpg
Ernie LaCroix, a World War II veteran who recently celebrated his 98th birthday, will compete in the Cowtown Marathon's 5K Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[One on One with Jon Daniels]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:00:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JD_one_on_one_1200x675_884279364000.jpg
Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels says the 2017 team is a World Series contender.]]>
<![CDATA[Mavs G.M. Nelson on he Process Behind the Noel Trade]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:06:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mavs_Donnie_Nelson_Trade_1200x675_884407875867.jpg
Mavericks general manager Donnie Nelson discusses the process behind the trade that brought forward Nerlens Noel to Dallas and makes a comparison to a former Mavericks player.]]>
<![CDATA[Jameis Winston Speech Angers Parents]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:27:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JameisWinston0224_MP4-148796316337200001.jpg
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston is being criticized after comments he made to students at Melrose Elementary School in St. Petersburg, Florida on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[FC Dallas Rolls in Champions League Quarterfinal]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:57:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/OSCAR_PAREJA_ON_WIN_OVER_ARABE_FOR_WEB_1200x675_883832387874.jpg
FC Dallas coach Oscar Pareja talks about his team's strong showing in a 4-0 win against Arabe Unido in the quarterfinal match of the CONCACAF Champions League.]]>
<![CDATA[Troy Aikman Has High Praise for Cowboys QB Dak Prescott]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:57:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TROY_AIKMAN_ON_DAK_PRESCOTT_FOR_WEB_1200x675_883831875803.jpg
Dak Prescott gained a lot of support for his play on the field but his ways off the field is also getting the attention of Pro Football Hall Of Famers, including three-time Super Bowl champion and former Cowboys...]]>
<![CDATA[Troy Aikman to Lead United Way Fundraising Campaign]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:16:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/troy+aikman+united+way.jpg
Troy Aikman, Pro Football Hall of Famer and Dallas Cowboys legend, says that for all of his accomplishments on the field, he may have saved the biggest play of his life for the United Way.

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<![CDATA[The Foundation Behind the Baseball Success at Dallas Baptist]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 22:38:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DBU+baseball.jpg
With a program that is considered to be among the best in the nation, Dallas Baptist continues to prove that "mid-major" schools can be successful in college baseball.

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<![CDATA[Doney's One-on-One with Rangers Manager Jeff Banister]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:00:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Doneys_One_on_One_with_Rangers_Manager_Jeff_Banister_1200x675_883719747982.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney talks one-on-one with Rangers Manager Jeff Banister at spring training.]]>
<![CDATA[Rangers Scout Who Signed Profar Passes Away]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:07:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*122/GettyImages-127235041.jpg
The Texas Rangers announced international scout Jose Luis Felomina passed away on Thursday in his native Curacao following a long illness at the age of 50.

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<![CDATA[Sixers Fans, Media Rip Team for Trading Noel to Dallas]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:18:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/untitled_sequence.02.jpg
The media in Philadelphia are not happy Nerlens Noel was traded to Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Tony Romo Has Advice for Oscar Host Jimmy Kimmel]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:46:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/E-Romo-FaceTime.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo offered Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel some sage advice before Hollywood's big night.

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<![CDATA[Jameis Winston: I Used 'Poor Word Choice' in Talk With Students]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:44:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/174*120/GettyImages-630219098.jpg
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston says he "used a poor word choice" when he told female students at a Florida elementary school that ladies are "suppose to be silent."

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<![CDATA[Dallas Baptist Baseball: "Getting 1% Better Every Day"]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:58:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DBU_One_Percent_Mentality_1200x675_883016259566.jpg
Dallas Baptist infielder Camden Duzenack and pitcher Ray Gaither explain the Patriots' mentality of "getting one-percent better every day."]]>