Officials say a 79-year-old retiree has died during a fire at his Dallas home.
The NFL’s regular referees are in Irving, deciding whether to agree to a proposed contract from the league.
The final act of the referee lockout drama will likely unfold in North Texas, where many die-hard fans are still not happy with how the labor negotiations unfolded.
The NFL Referees Association was locked out in early June and talks on a new collective bargaining agreement went nowhere.
Cuban, upset about the officiating and the Mavericks 95-86 loss Wednesday to the Thunder, let loose after the game.