ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes to Terrance Williams, the second for the lead late in the fourth quarter, and the Dallas Cowboys rallied for a 24-20 wild-card win over Detroit on Sunday in their first playoff game in five years.
The goal-challenged Carolina Hurricanes didn't exactly light up the scoreboard Friday night, but they're hoping their 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night is a sign of good things to come.
David Blatt was more than a little concerned when he saw Kevin Love holding his left knee on the floor under the basket.
For all of the numbers Cam Newton has put up in his first four seasons with the Carolina Panthers, "Superman" hasn't won a playoff game.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brandon Sutter scored the winning goal with 1:42 left to lift Pittsburgh over Carolina.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 44 points in his return from a six-game absence and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame Russell Westbrook's ejection to beat the Phoenix Suns 137-134 in overtime Wednesday night.
The Charlotte Hornets' playoff hopes took a major hit after an MRI revealed that center Al Jefferson will miss a minimum of four weeks with a strained adductor muscle in his left groin.
The Carolina Panthers' big-play defense appears capable of making a difference in the playoffs — even for a team with a losing record.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are back on top of the AFC North.
The Panthers-Falcons winner-take-all game for the NFC South title is a strange affair.
Thunder coach Scott Brooks was worried his team would be tired after a tough win in San Antonio a night earlier.
'Tis the season to watch bowl games. So if anyone is dubbing the Panthers-Falcons matchup for the NFC South title the Garbage Bowl, well, let them — while also remembering the winner will make the playoffs.
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 24 of his 31 points in the first half, Luol Deng finished with 25 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in LeBron James' first game back at his former home 101-91 on Thursday.
Anton Khudobin finally got a much-needed win and so did the Carolina Hurricanes.
The Charlotte Hornets may have found the formula for success —turning up the defensive pressure. It worked against the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night and led to their fourth straight victory.
With everything on the line, the Bengals picked off Peyton Manning in the closing minutes — twice, no less — and ran themselves right back into the playoffs.
No. 13 Duke finally figured out how to finish off a Top 10 team: Build a big lead, and don't let up.
Playing a weak opponent back-to-back gave the New York Rangers a grand chance to enhance their winning streak.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dallas ended a four-year playoff drought Sunday in a dominating 42-7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts, with Tony Romo throwing four touchdown passes and breaking Troy Aikman's franchise record for yards passing.
The Carolina Panthers have rediscovered their running game.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he's awaiting final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.
What Kemba Walker started, Al Jefferson made sure to finish.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 17-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 114-109 on Thursday night after Thunder star Kevin Durant left with a sprained right ankle.
Hurricanes 4, Maple Leafs 1