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Cowboys FA target Earl Thomas sets up housekeeping in Austin

FRISCO – The Dallas Cowboys have developed a “pay-our-own” philosophy when it comes to free agency and the salary cap, and COO Stephen Jones says the club continue with that philosophy this spring. But in tracking the status of coveted free-agent safety Earl Thomas? Well, maybe his status as a Texas native makes him close enough to “one of our own”?

Aldridge leads Spurs to 108-107 win over Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — After a night of successful 3-point shooting for the San Antonio Spurs, LaMarcus Aldridge took over inside in the closing minutes.

Aldridge scored 22 points, including San Antonio’s final seven, as the Spurs broke a four-game slide with a 108-107 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night. Aldridge’s inside baskets to close the game were contrary to a Spurs offense that benefited from going 13 of 21 from outside the arc on the night, including 13 of 16 through the first three quarters.

Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs at Memphis Grizzlies

One is a Southwest Division team and postseason staple that recently traded away its face of the franchise north of the border, losing its gritty identity in the process, and the other is — well, you get the joke.