Dallas is the third-largest city in the state of Texas. Dallas has many shopping centers, restaurants, and downtown districts within its city limits. Dallas restaurants provide you meal in the most exclusive setting around. Dallas is home to many professional sports teams and you can always find a sporting event within the city including football, basketball, hockey and more. You should never miss the chance of live sporting event in Dallas, Texas. Some of the best teams in the Dallas, Texas are listed below:-
1. Dallas Mavericks
2. Dallas Cowboys
2. Dallas Stars
An NBA basketball team, Dallas Mavericks is based in Dallas, Texas. The team was founded in 1980 and currently is member of Southwest Division of Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team plays its home games at American Airlines Center that is located in the Victory Park neighborhood near downtown Dallas, Texas. Avery Johnson is the current head coach of the team.
The team is also known as Mavs. In 1981, the Mavs drafted Mark Aguirre, Rolando Blackman, and Jay Vincent. Blackman contributed 19.2 points over his 11-year career in Dallas. It was Jay Vincent who led the team to earn NBA All-Rookie Team honors. The Mavericks also traded center Kurt Nimphius to the Los Angeles Clippers for center James Donaldson.
In 1985-86, the Mavs made their third straight playoff appearance and defeated Utah three games to one in the first round. Since 1980, the team has won one conference title in 2006 and one division title in 1987. The team finished 1991-92 season with a 22-60 record. Jason Kidd in 1994-95 led the league in triple-doubles. In 2000-01, the team finished with an impressive 53-29 record. In 2006, after defeating the Phoenix Suns the Mavs advanced to their first NBA Finals and won conference finals. The team wears uniforms of colors: midnight blue, white, blue, green, and silver.
A professional American football team, Dallas Cowboys is based in the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area in North Texas. The team was founded in 1960 and is one of four teams in the Eastern Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) of the National Football League (NFL). The team plays its home games at Texas Stadium in Irving, Texas. The team is also known as America’s fans because of its huge fans that live outside its local area.
The team failed to win even a single game during its first season. In 1966, the Dallas Cowboys were defeated by the Green Bay Packers, 34-27. Again in 1967, the Dallas Cowboys were defeated by the Green Bay Packers, 21-17. Both years, the Green Bay Packers went on to win the Super Bowl. Since 1960, the Cowboys won five Super Bowl Championships, ten Conference Championships, and nineteen Division Championships.
In 1977, Cowboys defeated Denver Broncos and won Super Bowl XIII , 27-10. In 2003, Cowboys had made a 10-6 record and a playoff berth by leading the NFL in sacks, turnovers and having the best overall defense in the NFL. In 2005, the Cowboys ended the season with a 9-7 record and in 2006 Dallas Cowboys were defeated by Seahawks and lost Wild Card Playoffs. Wade Phillips is the current head coach of the team.
The team wears uniforms of colors: Royal Blue, Navy Blue, Metallic Silver, Silver, and White.
A professional ice hockey team, Dallas Stars is based in Dallas, Texas. The team was founded in 1967 and plays its home at American Airlines Center that is located in the Victory Park neighborhood near downtown Dallas, Texas. Stars are currently member of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference in the National Hockey League (NHL). Dave Tippett is the current head coach of the team.
In the 1994 playoffs the Stars lost to the Cinderella-story Vancouver Canucks. In 1999 the Stars won the franchise's first Stanley Cup. On top of their 1999 Cup, they have won two Presidents' Trophies as the team with the best overall regular-season record. The Dallas has also won seven division titles and two Western Conference titles since 1967.
Dallas acquired Patrik Stefan and Jaroslav Modry from the Atlanta Thrashers in exchange for Niko Kapanen and a draft pick. In 2007, the Stars drafted left-winger Ladislav Nagy from Phoenix in exchange for winger Mathias Tjarnqvist, defenseman Mattias Norstrom, right-wingKonstantin Pushkarev. The team wears uniforms of colors: Green, Black, Gold, and White.