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Randle scores 44 in hometown, Knicks beat Mavs 117-109

Apr. 17, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Julius Randle scored 44 points in his best game in his hometown, leading the New York Knicks to a 117-109 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night for a five-game winning streak, their longest in seven years. RJ Barrett had 24 points and eight...

Gurianov has 2 goals for Stars in 4-1 win over Blue Jackets

Apr. 15, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Denis Gurianov had his first two-goal game of the season to end a long scoring drought, Miro Heiskanen and Joe Pavelski also scored goals and the Dallas Stars beat the Columbus Blue Jackets for a much-needed 4-1 win Thursday night. The defending Western...

Collier, Kuier taken 1-2 by Dallas Wings in WNBA draft

Apr. 15, 2021 21:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Charli Collier said she wrote down goals with her late father when he was hospitalized with cancer five years ago, and being selected No. 1 in the WNBA draft was one of them. She checked off that goal on Thursday night when the Dallas Wings took her with...

Ex-Dallas cop fired after murder charges wants his job back

Apr. 15, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A former Dallas police officer who was charged with murder then fired is trying to get his job back after a judge found there was no probable cause for his arrest. Bryan Riser filed a formal appeal of his dismissal last month, his lawyer said, even before...

Police: Ex-Texas lieutenant governor pushed woman into bench

Apr. 15, 2021 15:32 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Former Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst pushed his girlfriend into a concrete bench as they struggled over a laptop, Dallas police said in an affidavit for his arrest. Dewhurst 75, was booked into the Dallas County jail on a misdemeanor family violence...

Doncic's 3 at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies 114-113

Apr. 15, 2021 01:35 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Doncic ended the night with 29 points, while Kristaps Porzingis added 21 points. Dwight...

1 arrested, 1 sought in connection to Texas officer shooting

Apr. 14, 2021 19:35 PM EDT

BURLESON, Texas (AP) — A man suspected in the shooting of a North Texas police officer during a traffic stop early Wednesday has been arrested, authorities said. The three occupants of the vehicle involved also are suspected in a carjacking shortly thereafter in which...

Dallas Wings control WNBA draft with top two picks

Apr. 14, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dallas Wings basically control the WNBA draft on Thursday night with the top two picks and four first-round choices. It's the first time in league history that a team will choose both No. 1 and 2. The Wings acquired the top pick in a February trade...

Ex-Texas lieutenant governor arrested after alleged assault

Apr. 14, 2021 09:56 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Former Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst was arrested on a family violence charge in Dallas and released from jail early Wednesday after a woman reported an alleged assault. Dallas police said in a statement that Dewhurst, 75, was arrested Tuesday evening...

Vatrano's power-play OT goal leads Panthers past Stars 3-2

Apr. 14, 2021 00:38 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Frank Vatrano scored a power-play goal with 1:51 left in overtime, and the Florida Panthers beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Tuesday night. Aleksander Barkov and Radko Gudas scored in regulation, and Chris Driedger made 24 saves for the Panthers, who snapped a...