It’s crunch time in the World Cup as teams from around the globe are facing elimination. And just about every delegation has a group watching in North Texas. Today, one of the teams that has to win to survive is Iran.
Isaiah Austin, a Baylor basketball star who’s from Arlington, learned just a few days before this week's NBA draft that his career is over. Predraft testing revealed that Austin has Marfan syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue.
In the U.S., “trading cards” are still synonymous with “baseball cards,” but this World Cup, the world's largest sports collectibles company is determined to change that. With stickers and cards, Irving-based Panini America is winning over soccer fans in the U.S.
Dallas is out of the running for hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics. Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington are the cities still being considered for a possible U.S. bid to host the 2024 games, The Associated Press reports.