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Carter passes Bird on scoring list as Mavs roll

Carter passes Bird on scoring list as Mavs roll

ESPN.com Updated Feb 13, 2013
Vince Carter scored 26 points to pass Larry Bird on the NBA's career scoring list, and the Dallas Mavericks headed into the All-Star break with a 123-100 victory against the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night.
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  • It’s not too late for a coaching change in Dallas

    It’s not too late for a coaching change in Dallas

    Last month, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made it clear that coach Jason Garrett would no longer call the offensive plays.  Or so we thought. On Wednesday, Garrett made it clear that nothing is clear, and that Garrett may still call the plays. The bigger qu…
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  • Cowboys Want To Get Romo Locked Up Long Term

    Cowboys Want To Get Romo Locked Up Long Term

    Stephen Jones said the team wants a long-term contract with quarterback Tony Romo because he’s the key piece to moving toward a championship, Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas reports. “Tony is a key piece of what we’re about going forward,” Jones sai
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  • Jones Says Cowboys Want To Try And Keep LB Spencer

    Jones Says Cowboys Want To Try And Keep LB Spencer

    There appears to be no doubt that the Cowboys are going to do whatever they can to try and keep LB Anthony Spencer, who is due to hit free agency in March. Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones said that Spencer is a “great” football player, one he and
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  • Cowboys hire former Florida State LB Kendall Smith as new assis…

    Cowboys hire former Florida State LB Kendall Smith as new assistant strength and conditioning coach

    dallasnews.com Feb 13, 2013
    IRVING - The Cowboys have hired former Florida State linebacker Kendall Smith to be their new assistant strength and conditioning coach under Mike Woicik. Smith, 25, has spent the last two years working with Tom Shaw in Orlando, Fla., at the World Wide
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  • Cowboys have “very educational” meeting with MADD

    Cowboys have “very educational” meeting with MADD

    profootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013
    Two high-profile drunk driving cases in the last two months have the Dallas Cowboys seeking assistance from Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Cowboys Executive V.P. Stephen Jones said team officials had “very educational” meetings with MADD recently. Cow
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  • Buehler? Buehler? Giants add former Cowboys kicker

    Buehler? Buehler? Giants add former Cowboys kicker

    dallasnews.com Feb 13, 2013
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Former Cowboys placekicker David Buehler has signed with the New York Giants. The team announced the move Wednesday. Lawrence Tynes is entering the final year of his contract with New York, and Buehler will provide some competiti
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  • U. of Miami test baseball team for PEDs, HGH

    U. of Miami test baseball team for PEDs, HGH

    CNNSI.com Feb 13, 2013
    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Every University of Miami baseball player underwent testing recently for performance-enhancing drugs, including human growth hormone, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.
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  • Garrett hasn't decided on Cowboys' play caller

    Garrett hasn't decided on Cowboys' play caller

    Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday that the final decision about who calls plays for the offense would be his, but that he hasn't yet made that decision.
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  • TE Jason Witten on Cowboys: ‘We have to play better. It’s simpl…

    TE Jason Witten on Cowboys: ‘We have to play better. It’s simple as that’

    dallasnews.com Feb 13, 2013
    The last six weeks have been a bittersweet for tight end Jason Witten. Since the new year began, he received the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year Award for his work in the community. But his team, the Dallas Cowboys, remained home for the third conse
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  • Jason Garrett: Cowboys’ play-caller still yet to be determined

    Jason Garrett: Cowboys’ play-caller still yet to be determined

    IRVING - Many believed that Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett would use his press conference Wednesday to reveal who would be calling the team’s offensive plays going forward, with offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Bill Callahan being t
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  • Redskins still upset about cap penalties, but what can they do?

    Redskins still upset about cap penalties, but what can they do?

    profootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013
    Last year, the NFL stripped a total of $46 million in cap space from the Cowboys and Redskins because they treated the uncapped year of 2010 too literally.  With half of the penalty applying to 2012 and the other half to 2013, the situation is creating …
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  • Josh Hamilton thanks ‘Juice Lady’ infomercial (and God) for wei…

    Josh Hamilton thanks ‘Juice Lady’ infomercial (and God) for weight loss

    yahoo.com Feb 13, 2013
    Slugger Josh Hamilton reported to Los Angeles Angels spring training Tuesday for the first time since coming over from the Texas Rangers via free agency. Hamilton and Albert Pujols in the same camp - in the same lineup! The power. When they met, it must
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  • Carolina Panthers 2013 Offseason Preview

    Carolina Panthers 2013 Offseason Preview

    CNNSI.com Feb 13, 2013
    After a poor start to 2012, Cam Newton rebounded to lead the Panthers to five wins in their last six games. Andrew Lawrence writes that Carolina needs to find him some help.
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  • Chris Kaman calls the NBA’s concussion tests stupid, ‘crap,’ ‘n…

    Chris Kaman calls the NBA’s concussion tests stupid, ‘crap,’ ‘not cool,’ ‘cool,’ and ‘safe’ in that order

    yahoo.com Feb 13, 2013
    Chris Kaman wasn’t exactly enjoying an All-Star year for the Dallas Mavericks, and the team wasn’t playing exceptionally well when he went down with a concussion on Jan. 29. Still, the team would like its center back on the court as they make a desper
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Should Cowboys target Kawann Short in …

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Should Cowboys target Kawann Short in first round?

    dallasnews.com Feb 13, 2013
    Jonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author of 
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  • Q&A: Dirk Nowitzki on the Mavs' Struggles, His Favorite Sho…

    Q&A: Dirk Nowitzki on the Mavs' Struggles, His Favorite Shot Artist, and Refusing to Watch Shark Tank

    grantland.com Feb 13, 2013
    The Mavs dropped to 22-29 after a crazy, last-second loss to Atlanta on Monday in Dallas, and they are in serious danger of missing the playoffs for t...
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  • Video - Disaster in Dallas? 02:25

    Disaster in Dallas?

    Feb 13
    Why does it matter who calls plays for the Dallas Cowboys? Heath Evans and Willie McGinest give their answers and also discuss the impact of defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin.
  • Video - Who will call plays for Cowboys in 2013? 02:37

    Who will call plays for Cowboys in 2013?

    Feb 13
    Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett addresses the media on whether he will call plays in 2013 and Ian Rapoport explains just what those answers mean. For more go to dallascowboys.com.
  • Video - NFL Live OT: Should Cowboys Extend Romo's Contract? 01:51

    NFL Live OT: Should Cowboys Extend Romo's Contract?

    Feb 13
    Tim Hasselbeck and Tedy Bruschi discuss whether the Cowboys should give Tony Romo a contract extension.
  • Video - Will Jason Garrett be responsible for Dallas Cowboys' play-calling? 01:11

    Will Jason Garrett be responsible for Dallas Cowboys' play-calling?

    Feb 13
    Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett addresses the media on his play-calling responsibilities and discusses the team's plans moving forward to the 2013 season. For Jason Garrett's entire press conference and more Cowboys video go to dallascowboys.com…

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  • The Sports Guy's readers sound off on PEDs

    Feb 13
    The readers weigh in on one of sports' biggest issues.