ROMO TO SUIT UP FOR DALLAS MAVERICKS

Tony Romo to suit up for Dallas Mavericks for one game

DALLAS — Tony Romo will wear No. 9 one more time. The Dallas Mavericks are planning a tribute and “very special sports experience” for the retiring Cowboys quarterback before their final home game. Two people with knowledge of the plan told The Associated Press that Romo would be in uniform wearing his familiar number – on a Mavericks jersey – while sitting on the bench.

DEANDRE JORDAN HAVING SECOND THOUGHTS ABOUT MAVS DEAL?

Los Angeles Clippers lobbying DeAndre Jordan to back off deal with Dallas Mavericks

MELO POWERS KNICKS PAST MAVERICKS, MOVES KNICKS TO 4-0

CARMELO ANTHONY SCORED 31 POINTS AND KNICKS RESERVE J.R. SMITH ADDED 22 POINTS AS THE NEW YORK KNICKS DEFEATED THE DALLAS MAVERICKS, 104-94. THE KNICKS’ VICTORY MOVES THEM TO 4-0 AND THEY REMAIN THE ONLY UNBEATEN TEAM IN THE NBA. O.J. MAYO, OFF TO A GOOD START IN HIS FIRST YEAR WITH THE MAVERICKS AFTER PLAYING THE FIRST 4 YEARS OF HIS CAREER WITH THE MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES, SCORED 23 POINTS. VINCE CARTER CHIPPED IN WITH 15 POINTS.

THE LAST TIME THE NEW YORK KNICKS STARTED 4-0 WAS DURING THE 1993-94 CAMPAIGN; THE SAME SEASON THEY WENT TO THE NBA FINALS. THE KNICKS WILL ATTEMPT TO REMAIN UNDEFEATED WHEN THEY GO ON THE ROAD TUESDAY NIGHT IN ORLANDO AGAINST THE ORLANDO MAGIC.