The Mavs' handling of Dominique Jones was, from the start, a failed bit. He started as a shooting guard who couldn't shoot and finishes now as a D-League assignee who won't go to the Frisco D-League? ... So Dallas waives him, at which time DoJo ... signs with the Springfield D-League team? Where we come from, we call this 'stinkin' thinkin.'
March 23, 2013
The flood of playing time for DoJo never happened. The flood of interviews with DoJo never happened, either. Now the former No. 1 pick is an ex-Mav ... and left in his wake is DB.com's summer-of-2011 1-on-1 visit, a reflective and now ironic talk in which he tells us of the title year, ‘I wish that season would've gone on forever.'
March 10, 2013
The Kings are young, they're physical, and in the person of Tyreke Evans they've got a triple-double threat. However, in a contest between young/physical and experienced/smart, Mavs win. In the end, Sacramento made one mistake too many and Dallas escaped with a 102-100 win. Ten straight, yo. The guys're sleeping in Denver, so we'll keep it quiet. Quoteboard:
February 10, 2011
Question: What is the best way to get over a 3-game losing streak? Answer: Win twice in a row over the defending D-League champions. ... That's the Legends' news on the court, and now this UPDATE: Off-the-court word is that Dominique Jones is being called up to the Mavs to fill a void left by Caron Butler's injury.
December 31, 2010
It wasn't exactly how the Legends drew it up as the games this week included two losses at the hands of the Dakota Wizards (102-115 and 95-101), but let's sort through the positives, OK? And let's also delve deep inside a scouting report on Dominique Jones …
December 23, 2010