Terry and his buddy Larry.Just when you thought the NBA lockout was taking all of the shine away from Your Dallas Mavericks and their 2011 NBA Championship, news like this comes along: Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy booked Jason Terry and his preemptive Larry O'Brien Trophy bicep tattoo to star in hi ... More >>
Landmark win by your Dallas Mavericks last night at American Airlines Center, 109-100, over the Los Angeles Lakers? Maybe. But, eh, probably not.
Most important, it broke a six-game losing streak. But it also lets them boast this achievement:
Wins this season over the Spurs, Celtics, H ... More >>
Bradley Eyo, who was killed last weekendSome grim news with which to close out the year, almost ...The day after Christmas, Bradley Eyo was found shot to death on Barnes Bridge Road near Lake Ray Hubbard. But Dallas homicide detective and Garland police discovered during their investigation that ... More >>
Mattie StaffordAlonzo Mourning lines up a shot. For a whole slideshow from this event, click here.Zo & Magic's 8-Ball ChallengeCentennial Building in Fair ParkThe red carpet walks kicked off at 7.30 p.m., with Mourning's appearance leading the way.
Early attendees were held in a "reception ar ... More >>
Are the Mavs lucky or just dang good?Mavericks 108, Bucks 107 last night.
Partly thanks to coach Rick Carlisle's meticulous end-game sets, and sometimes because they've just been lucky, the Mavs have won 10 consecutive one-point games.
The feat ties the NBA record set by the St. Louis Hawk ... More >>
Actually, it's not confounding defeats to the Memphis Grizzlies and Atlanta Hawks that has Cuban peeved, but more so tonight's American Airlines Center invasion by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
(This is, after all, a blog named after an old rasslin' barn.)
Cuban, never one to turn ... More >>
And then one day, just to keep his readers on their toes, the demented blogger stood Whitt's End on its head ...
*For those inclined toward auditory masochism, I'll again be the analyst for Time Warner Cable/Metro Sports Channel 185's upcoming telecasts of the Texas Brahmas minor-league hockey ... More >>
Suddenly everyone wants to talk to J.J. BareaConsider this my public apology to one J.J. Barea.
Dude, I was dead wrong.
You are not, in fact, a 5-foot-2 pick-up game liability whose shot I could block. Not a novely act nuisance; the obtuse opposite of Shawn Bradley. Not some twisted Criss Ang ... More >>
He just can't be. Can he?
I was in the fifth row at American Airlines Center Saturday night and I still don't believe what I saw. Or heard.
Either Criss Angel is playing some mind trick on me, or J.J. Barea may actually be an NBA player.
Barea, all 5-foot-10ish, made slithery ... More >>
Back in October, we mentioned that local car man David McDavid was suing Turner Broadcasting Systems for $450 million, claiming that way back in 2003, TBS screwed him over plenty big. Because, see, McDavid thought he'd all but closed a deal with TBS to buy the Atlanta Hawks and Thrashers, as well as ... More >>