Basketball

Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury holds the championship trophy after a win over the Chicago Sky during Game 3 of the WNBA Finals at the UIC Pavilion on September 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Griner To Get Domestic Violence Counseling

Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner has entered into a diversion agreement after being arrested on suspicion of assault following a fight last week with her fiancee, fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson.

04/29/2015

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Atlanta Hawks To Be Sold For $850 Million

While the top-seeded Hawks were playing Brooklyn in an opening-round series Wednesday night, they announced a deal to sell the team for $850 million to a group led by billionaire businessman Antony Ressler.

04/23/2015

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Preview: NBA Playoffs 1st-Round Matchups

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter Here is a look at the eight first-round series in the NBA playoffs: EASTERN CONFERENCE No. 1 ATLANTA HAWKS (60-22) vs. No. 8 BROOKLYN NETS (38-44) Season Series: Hawks, 4-0. Atlanta led by […]

04/16/2015

22. Los Angeles Lakers (22-44)

Nash Says Injuries Prepared Him For Retirement

Suffering through three injury-plagued seasons in Los Angeles is not exactly how Steve Nash wanted to end his basketball career. But it helped him with the transition.

04/16/2015

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Dallas Mavericks Forward Reaching Career Milestone

Charlie Villanueva has spent a decade playing in the NBA, but this weekend the Mavericks forward will reach a career milestone.

CBS 11–04/15/2015

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Frantic Closing Night Awaits In The NBA

The last day of the NBA regular season has arrived. And it’s loaded with intrigue, with more than half of the games on the closing docket having some effect on the playoff picture.

04/15/2015

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No. 2 Mavs Get Some NBA Playoff Clarity

The Dallas Mavericks outcome in Utah on Monday was muddled. A 109-92 loss for which Dirk, Tyson and Monta didn’t even show up. But now the Mavs’ playoff picture suddenly has a great deal of clarity.

04/14/2015

Rajon Rondo of the Dallas Mavericks handles the ball against Bryce Cotton of the Utah Jazz on April 13, 2015 at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. (credit: Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jazz Pull Away From Mavs For 109-92 Win

Utah closed out its home schedule with a 109-92 victory over the Mavericks on Monday, as reserves played heavy minutes for both teams ahead of the season’s end.

04/14/2015

Rajon Rondo of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against Tarik Black of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mavs Stop Lakers For Season Sweep

Tyson Chandler had 20 points to lead seven Mavericks in double-figure scoring, and Dallas tuned up for the postseason with a 120-106 victory over the Lakers on Sunday night.

04/13/2015

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Decatur Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Makayla Mayfield, a senior student from Decatur High School, was honored for her achievements in sports, in the classroom, and within her community.

04/10/2015

Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks shoots a free throw against the Phoenix Suns in the second half at American Airlines Center on April 8, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Mavs Knock Suns Out Of Playoff Race

Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points, and the Mavericks kept the Suns home from the playoffs for the fifth straight season with a 107-104 victory on Wednesday night.

04/09/2015

The Connecticut Huskies celebrate on stage after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 63-53 during the NCAA Women's Final Four National Championship at Amalie Arena on April 7, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (credit: Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

UConn Women Win 3rd Straight Hoops Title

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Moriah Jefferson each scored 15 points Tuesday night to lead the Huskies to a 63-53 victory over Notre Dame. It was UConn’s third straight title.

04/08/2015

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