<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:32:31 -0500Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:32:31 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Must See Sports: Wild Astros Running Man Video]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:53:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hou-running-man.jpg
A compilation of the most interesting sports-related GIFs, Vines and videos for the week of June 26 through July 2.

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<![CDATA[Top Available Free Agents Breakdown]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:11:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/181*120/516584078.jpg
The Mavs have tons of money and flexibility this summer, how should they use it?

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<![CDATA[Former UFC Champion Johny Hendricks Finds Peace While Fishing]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:50:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*124/johny+hendricks+fishing.jpg
Dallas's Johny Hendricks uses fishing to relax while preparing for UFC 200 in Las Vegas in July.]]>
<![CDATA[Team USA Volleyball in Dallas Preparing for Olympics]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:00:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-06-29-17h37m44s171.png
This weekend at the Dallas Convention Center, Team USA volleyball will face Australia, Bulgaria and Russia in a round-robin format during world league competition]]>
<![CDATA[Mavericks Orlando Summer League Team Announced]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:14:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mavs-center-court.jpg
The Mavericks will participate in the Orlando Summer League in July.

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<![CDATA[3 New Coaches in Big 12 Among Other News]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:12:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KSJayhawk515243696.jpg
News from the Big 12 teleconference about new coaches, players and more.

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<![CDATA[Spence Jr. Gives a "Gym Makeover"]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:03:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-06-29-16h21m55s10.png
Irving PAL boxing gym is fully updated with new punching bags, head gear and gloves thanks to Errol Spence Jr., Sting Sports and Team USA]]>
<![CDATA[Judge Tosses Remaining Claims Against NFL]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:43:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-503288576%281%29.jpg
A judge has dismissed a claim that the NFL interfered with a fantasy football event.

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<![CDATA[Mavs Set to Chase Free Agents ]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:13:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/238*120/ap-mavericks-felton-cuban.jpg
The Dallas Mavericks again will seek major upgrades in free agency, a year after DeAndre Jordan's jolting change of heart ruined their plans. Can they finally land a marquee free agent?

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<![CDATA[Rangers Farm System is Loaded, Frisco Included]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:58:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco-rough-riders-david-watkins.jpg
It's a good time to catch a Frisco RoughRiders game considering all the top-end prospect talent.

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<![CDATA[Olympics Events Come to Dallas Before Rio]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:35:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-sports-festival.jpg
USA Boxing, Men's Volleyball and Fencing are all at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Serena Williams 'Sad' Some Athletes Skipping Rio Over Zika ]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:59:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16133484327092.jpg
Tennis star Serena Williams said she will be attending the Olympics in Rio despite concerns about the spread of Zika and is "sad" some have pulled out because of the virus.“[That’s] something that's been on my...

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<![CDATA[Nike Tennis Dress Courts Controversy at Wimbledon]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:02:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-543416436.jpg
Nike has come under fire over the tennis dress it designed for its sponsored female athletes at this year's Wimbledon tournament.The Championships at the All-England Club started Monday, and the dress...

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<![CDATA[Pippen Lists Highland Park Mansion]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:31:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pippen+house+0628.jpg
The Hall of Famer and his wife, Larsa, listed the five-bedroom, 10,000 square-foot home on a 2.9-acre lot in Highland Park Monday for just under $3.1 million.

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<![CDATA[Faces You Won't See in Rio]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:01:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/skipping_rio_header.jpg
Some athletes are opting out of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, citing injuries or concern about the Zika virus, among other reasons.

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<![CDATA[Mavericks Will Reportedly Play Game in Mexico City]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 04:37:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/186*120/GettyImages-523570958.jpg
Reports are out the Mavericks will play regular season game in Mexico.

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<![CDATA[Former TCU QB Charged]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:35:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/498237032.jpg
Trevone Boykin has been charged with assault that reportedly occurred during his time with the Horned Frogs.

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<![CDATA[It's Hamels vs. Sabathia Tuesday Night]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:12:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_hamels_vs_sabathia_preview_1200x675_713886275823.jpg
The Rangers and Yankees game Tuesday night features two of the biggest names in MLB starting on the mound.]]>
<![CDATA[Former NFL Coach Buddy Ryan Dies at 85]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:48:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Buddy+Ryan.png
Longtime NFL head coach and defensive coordinator Buddy Ryan dies of cancer at the age of 85 Tuesday morning, according to sources.

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<![CDATA[USA Today: Jerry Jones, the Most Important Man in the NFL]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:56:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072013+newy++jerry+jones.jpg
Jerry Jones is the most important man in the NFL according to USA Today's NFL staff. He is ranked number one on the list of 100 NFL people.]]>
<![CDATA[TCU's Baker, Skoug Added to U.S. National Team Roster]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:47:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Luken+Baker1.jpg
The baseball season continues for TCU's Luken Baker and Evan Skoug.]]>
<![CDATA[2016 Rio Olympic Games: Swimming]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:14:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16117516881811-rio-olympic-park.jpg
Complete coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Watch the games live on the NBC networks Aug. 5-21.

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<![CDATA[Pat Summitt's Storied Coaching Career in Photos]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:33:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-73800271.jpg


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<![CDATA[A Look Back at the Legendary Basketball Career of Pat Summitt]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:26:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-136040800-summitt.png
Pat Summitt was the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history and during her 38-year career at Tennessee, she brought the Lady Vols to eight national championships.

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<![CDATA[Tim Tebow Helps With Medical Emergency on Flight]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:34:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP120408033690.jpg
Former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback Tim Tebow helps a man having a medical emergency and prays with his family on a flight from Atlanta to Phoenix Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Season Predictions]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:42:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Season_Predictions_1200x675_714107971997.jpg
Former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback Tim Tebow helps a man having a medical emergency and prays with his family on a flight from Atlanta to Phoenix Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Kevin Sumlin Lands Another Top QB Recruit]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:09:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sumlin2.jpg
Kevin Sumlin can still recruit signal callers. Baylor's loss is Texas A&M's gain.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Secondary Questions]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:24:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Secondary_Questions_1200x675_714104899677.jpg
The Dallas Mavericks again will seek major upgrades in free agency, a year after DeAndre Jordan's jolting change of heart ruined their plans. Can they finally land a marquee free agent?]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Bryant Health]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:19:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Bryant_Health_1200x675_714103363583.jpg
The Dallas Mavericks again will seek major upgrades in free agency, a year after DeAndre Jordan's jolting change of heart ruined their plans. Can they finally land a marquee free agent?]]>
<![CDATA[Saying Goodbye to 'Johnny Football']]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 20:53:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/452675295.jpg
Johnny Manziel was king of the hill. Now, those around him believe he is lost. The full story of Johnny Football.

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<![CDATA[Frisco's Ibanez Adjusting To Double-A Ball]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:31:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-167235676.jpg
The Rangers minor league system is stocked with middle infielders and Frisco's Andy Ibanez is right in the mix.

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