• Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) scores a goal against Dallas Stars goalie Antti Niemi (31) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Pageau scores twice, Senators hold off Stars 7-4

    DALLAS (AP) — Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored two third-period goals and the Ottawa Senators held off the Dallas Stars for a 7-4 victory Tuesday night.

  • Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) talks to Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler (17) after an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Chicago. The Broncos won 17-15. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    FANTASY PLAYS: Javorius Allen may help owners down stretch

    Meet Baltimore rookie tailback Javorius Allen, a fourth-round draft pick out of Southern California who just might become a vital addition to that playoff push for fantasy owners everywhere.

  • In this Sept. 8, 2008, file photo, planes taxi on runways at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.  According to an Associated Press analysis, airplanes spent a record 23 minutes and 32 seconds, on average, taxiing between gates and runways during the first nine months of 2015. That’s the highest since the Bureau of Transportation Statistics started tracking taxi times in 1995 and a 50-second increase over last year’s average. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    Stuck waiting: ground delays at US airports on the rise

    NEW YORK (AP) — On a recent morning, Delta Air Lines Flight 435 pushed back early from the gate at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. Passengers watched the safety video and settled in for a six-hour trip.

  • TABC-Tex Preps high school basketball rankings

    SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — High school basketball rankings as compiled by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and Tex Preps Basketball magazine for the week of Nov. 23:

  • Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) walks away after greeting Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) on the field after an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Miami Gardens, Fla.  The Cowboys defeated the Dolphins 24-14. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

    Cowboys face Carolina knowing this: They’re 3-0 with Romo

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Even safety Barry Church felt a boost from the return of Tony Romo as the Dallas Cowboys ended a losing streak that covered all seven games their Pro Bowl quarterback missed.

  • Dallas Mavericks center Zaza Pachulia (27) and Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors (15) chase a loose ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Williams, Nowitzki lead Mavericks past Jazz, 102-93

    DALLAS (AP) — Deron Williams scored a season-high 23 points, Dirk Nowitzki had 19 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Utah Jazz 102-93 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.

  • Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden (20) gets tripped up by Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Howard Jones (95) during the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)

    Cowboys’ RB Darren McFadden questionable vs Miami

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas running back Darren McFadden is questionable for Sunday’s game against Miami with a groin injury, and inexperienced backups could lead to some shuffling behind him.

  • In this Sept. 27, 2015, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterbacks Peyton Manning (18) and Brock Osweiler (17) get ready for the Broncos' NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Osweiler gets his first NFL start in his fourth pro season, on Sunday against the Chicago Bears. Manning promises not to "be in his ear" all the time, but rest assured he will have some input. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

    Let it snow and the wind blow for Packers-Vikings

    Packers-Vikings. Outdoors, the way it always used to be and probably still should be. For the lead in the Black and Blue Division.

  • In this Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 file photo, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta reacts after throwing his first career no-hitter during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs has won the NL Cy Young Award, acing out Dodgers stars Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw. Arrieta got 17 first-place votes for 169 points from the Baseball Writers' Association of America in results announced Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    Keuchel wins AL Cy Young Award; NL honor up next

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs aced out Dodgers stars Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw for the NL Cy Young Award while Houston lefty Dallas Keuchel won the AL honor Wednesday.

  • Houston’s Dallas Keuchel wins American League Cy Young Award

    NEW YORK (AP) — Houston’s Dallas Keuchel wins American League Cy Young Award.