DALLAS (AP) — By the time Ben Smith got his first chance in an NHL shootout, the Blackhawks and Stars were locked up in the league's longest tiebreaker in almost three years.
Despite his lack of experience, Smith calmly won it.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — After a 1-2 start, Texas coach Mack Brown was mocked for suggesting the Longhorns could win for a Big 12 title.
Nearly three months later, the league crown is still out there for the taking if Texas can get one more win and some help from an old rival.
DALLAS (AP) — Shane Larkin dribbled the length of the court in a full sprint and hit a running shot off one foot just before the third-quarter buzzer.
When the Dallas Mavericks needed to stop a Golden State rally in the fourth quarter, they looked for defensive help from the rookie point guard playing in just his sixth game.