Popeye Jones

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Plano Has Become a Hockey Prospect Factory, Which Canadians Find Very Puzzling

    It's been over a decade since the Dallas Stars won the Stanley Cup and proved, six years after moving from Minnesota, that there was room for professional ice hockey even in football-obsessed, not-at-all-icy Texas. The team's popularity has flagged significantly in recent years, but a generation of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    In Case You Missed, Say, Popeye Jones

    I was sure Cash Sirois was behind But, no: He sends word that Ken Bonzon and Steve Chavera, the webmasters for Your Dallas Mavericks, are behind the champs' new flashback site, which made its bow yesterday and, so far, features a few video flashbacks (including Popeye Jones and Tony D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2010

    Texas Rangers Fans: Let's Go Yankees! Clap ... Clap ... ClapClapClap!!

    ​I've seen Mavericks' forward Popeye Jones inadvertently tip a jump ball into his own basket, giving the Cleveland Cavaliers two points. I've seen Cowboys' defensive lineman Leon Lett inexplicably attempt to recover a blocked field goal on an icy Thanksgiving field at Texas Stadium, handing t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Yes, Another Film Festival: The USA Film Festival Releases Line-Up and Schedule

    Colin Farrell and Alicja Bachleda in Neil Jordan's Ondine, which is playing the USA Film Festival April 30​The Dallas International Film Festival wraps up Sunday. But tomorrow morning, tickets for the USA Film Festival will go on sale via Ticketmaster, according to the fest's publicist in the rele ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    Dallas Mavericks at the Halfway Point: Good! Great?

    Danny Bollinger Dirk scored two points in his first game back in '99. In '10 he scored his 20,000th point.​When we last left your Dallas Mavericks - this is Cowboys' country, right? - they were opening the NBA season with a humbling 11-point loss to the Washington Wizards. Tonight they tra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    This Just In: Don't Drink and Drive

    ​If your name is Newy Scruggs, Laura Dean-Mooney or Jesus H. Christ, you have permission to stop reading. The rest of you, I'd like you to think back to the last time you were driving while drunk, schnockered, intoxicated, tipsy, under the influence or, if you prefer, merely buzzed. Last week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2008

    Happy Halloween: The Top 10 Scariest Players in NBA History

    Disgustingly frightful. But no way he cracks our list. Just got home from Rockets 112, Mavs 102 at American Airlines Center. Plenty of ghouls, goblins and freaky occurences at the joint tonight. To wit, Jerry Jones at a basketball game. And the ManiAACs performing a dance routine to Michael Jackson ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2007

    Popeye Jones Musta Taken His Spinach

    Last night, before the Mavs throttled the Knicks in NYC, somebody with a video cam was recording Erick Dampier taking a few warm-up shots. What they caught was something accidentally spectacular: this shot by former Mav-turned-Dallas assistant coach Popeye Jones, who's one of four on the player deve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2007

    Austin Powers

    Austin Croshere scored 34 points last night. We're not sure, but we think that's also as many points as he's made in his entire career. Don't tell me you saw that one coming. After amassing only 24 points over the last two months, reserve Austin Croshere hops off Avery Johnson's bench and scores a ... More >>

  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Dirk's Little Secret

    In an exclusive investigative report, we discover another all-star facet to the main Mav

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Benchwarmer

    D.J. Mbenga, Dallas Mavericks

  • Music

    May 29, 2003

    The Long Goodbye

    The Dismemberment Plan is finished, but Travis Morrison is just getting started

  • News

    November 7, 2002

    The Defense Rests

    Can the Mavs guard anyone? To find out, John Gonzalez gets offensive with a drunk Don, a focused Finley and a nutty Cuban.