Anthony "Spud" Webb dazzled Reunion Arena and captured America in 1986. Unfortunately, I'd seen his act before. As a horrible point guard for the 1981 Duncanville High School Panthers, I had the ball stolen from me on consecutive possessions by Webb, then a star at Wilmer-Hutchins. After the ... More >>
Danny Bollinger What if he stays hot for four months? Could happen.Look, I can be as jaded as anyone. Cynical. Smartassy. Surly. Down right skeptical. Especially - in case you haven't been paying attention - when it comes to the Dallas Mavericks. But tonight's last night's 93-89 victory in P ... More >>
For better or worse, the Mavs trust in the power of Bas-Kidd-Ball
No joke, the Mavericks should pass on a major trade and allow this nucleus one more shot
Michael Vick derails his career, divides the races and, hopefully, opens our eyes
Marques Haynes should be wealthy and celebrated. He was always content just to be the best.
From mechanics to modesty to manners, give us Dirk over D-Wade
...And great basketball
Transformation started by Mavs' Godfather finally finished
Turns out the best player on the NBA's best team is a normal guy
The Nash-less Mavs try to hang tough and build a winning team from scratch
Other teams screwed up by not taking Josh Howard, which helps the Mavs
Jay-Z previews his latest opus, The Black Album
See, it's a play on "charity stripe," which is funnier than this column
Deep in the playoffs, Cuban keeps the heat on Nellie
Derek Harper calls the game--and one day, he hopes, the shots--for the Mavs
We had lost faith in local film festivals--until this one
When the Mavericks made a deal with the USA Network, Tom Hicks' regional sports channel became less regional
Six years after coaching a wretched Mavs team, Gar Heard finally gets back in the game
How much longer must we suffer the woeful Mavericks? Well, that's too long
Broadcast Data Systems listens to the radio so you don't have to
Don't look a gift Bull in the mouth, but a win over Chicago doesn't mean a darned thing
Ross Perot Jr. owns the Dallas Mavericks, but--for better or worse--it's Don Nelson's team
Ross Perot Jr. is pushing 40, and still trying to slip from his father's shadow. He's built Alliance Airport, bought the Mavericks, and is trying to ramrod a new arena. But he isn't a pit bull like his old man. That's where Frank Zaccanelli comes in.
The Texas Rangers better win the pennant this year, if only to atone for subjecting fans to two decades of baseball hell. Mike Shropshire chronicles the team's cursed early years in an exclusive Observer excerpt.
World-class embezzler Gary Lewellyn rebounds with a fast-selling treatment for A.D.D.
The documentary Unzipped introduces a new kind of screen idol
Inside the secret City Hall files: A tale of dupes and deception
Tarpley battles demons, boards--and Barney the dinosaur