DALLAS Teams

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Did Mark Cuban's fine for tanking talk influence Rick Carlisle's decision to play regulars in crunch time of Mavs' loss to Jazz? "It's a coach's decision," Carlisle said. "It's not an ownership decision. It's not a league decision."

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Dirk catches Rubio with knee to groin (0:40)
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Barnes dunks all over Favors (0:24)
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Graham the star as Kansas holds on (0:43)
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Graham's prayer falls to extend Kansas lead (0:36)
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Texas' Roach sinks game-winner (0:21)
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Wichita State downs SMU for sixth straight win (0:30)
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Wichita State's McDuffie continues big game with 3 (0:35)
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J-Will makes his Kansas-Texas Tech prediction (0:32)
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Sean Jackson ESPN 

Texas Tech shows off the "Rebound Chain" and "Deflection Belt". Big game in Lubbock today 4:15 ET.

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Red Raiders don't want season to be 'one-hit wonder' (0:49)
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Sean Jackson ESPN 

Maria with Texas Tech star Keenan Evans before the big game today vs Kansas!

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Lakers win in Ball's first game back (1:52)

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki left Friday's game against the Lakers because his back started tightening up. Nowitzki said he hopes to play Saturday in Utah, but Dallas coach Rick Carlisle said a decision will be made on Saturday depending on how Nowitzki is feeling.

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Smith glides for slam (0:15)
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Ferrell boots I.T.'s shoe (0:33)
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I.T. tosses ridiculous pass to Randle for the assist (0:18)