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Ufez Jones
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Name: S.
Location: StL
ZIP: 63139
Gender: disgruntled goat, MFFL
Member since: February 04, 2002
Last visit: January 20, 2020

Ufez Jones has posted 356 links and 2,547 comments to SportsFilter and 27 links and 725 comments to the Locker Room and 1 column.

Sports Bio

In StL, but a fan of most Dallas teams. Jerry Jones as a general manager is the best reality show around.

Recent Links

Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs' death ruled accidental overdose. : The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office stated that Skaggs died of terminal aspiration as a result of use of Fentanyl, Oxycodone, and alcohol. Skaggs' family stated that they "were shocked to learn that it may involve an employee of the Los Angeles Angels".

posted by Ufez Jones to baseball at 05:42 PM on August 30, 2019 - 1 comment

How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games: ESPN's Scott Eden takes a deep dive into the Donaghy saga. Well worth the long read.

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 07:10 PM on February 20, 2019 - 10 comments

MLB and MLBPA announce a deal with the Cuban Baseball Federation that allows Cuban baseball players a safe and legal way to sign with a MLB club.: The objective of the agreement, which is the product of years of negotiations with the FCB, is to end the dangerous trafficking of Cuban players who desire to play professional baseball in the United States, a practice that has been documented in legal proceedings and media reports, and which has caused significant hardship to Cuban players and their families.

posted by Ufez Jones to baseball at 09:13 PM on December 19, 2018 - 2 comments

What the Hell Happened to Darius Miles? : Written by Darius Miles, edited by Quentin Richardson -- Dudes like me ain’t supposed to talk about this type of stuff. I’m about to tell you some real shit. Things I haven’t told anybody. But first, we gotta go back in time. We gotta go back to when the NBA was still the NBA. Way back when I had the pager with the two-way alert. I’m about to tell you the most Y2K story ever. I’m about to tell you how I almost died at Alonzo Mourning’s crib in the year 2000 on some dumb shit.

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 11:48 AM on October 24, 2018 - 3 comments

Gilbert Arenas vs. Javaris Crittenton: Inside the Gambling Showdown That Rocked the NBA. Jon Gold gets a lesson in Boo-Ray from several NBA Players and the story from Agent Zero himself on the infamous 2009 locker room showdown between Arenas and Crittenton that left both players with season-ending suspensions.

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 01:51 PM on August 10, 2018 - 5 comments

Recent Comments

NBA Pick 'Em Week 13: Under Armour Embiid 1 Edition

Saturday:
Clips by 6
Rockets by 8

posted by Ufez Jones at 12:19 PM on January 18, 2020

NBA Pick 'Em Week 13: Under Armour Embiid 1 Edition

Wednesday:
76ers by 11 (SLAM)
Rockets by 9

Thursday:
Bucks by 10
Nuggets by 14 (SLAM)

Friday:
76ers by 14 (SLAM)
Mavericks by 9

posted by Ufez Jones at 01:21 PM on January 15, 2020

NBA Pick 'Em Week 12: Reseeding Recedes Edition

Wednesday:
Dallas by 5
Milwaukee by 15 (SLAM)

Thursday:
Philly by 8
Rockets by 4

Friday:
Pelicans by 9 (SLAM)
Dallas by 8

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:17 PM on January 08, 2020

NBA Pick 'Em Week 11: Pelicans Winning Streak Edition

Monday:
OKC by 5
Sacramento by 17 (slam)

posted by Ufez Jones at 01:46 PM on January 06, 2020

NBA Pick 'Em Week 11: Pelicans Winning Streak Edition

R.I.P. David Stern.

Thursday:
Heat by 6
Clippers by 14 (SLAM)

posted by Ufez Jones at 04:25 PM on January 01, 2020

NBA Pick 'Em Week 10: Santa Loves Basketball Edition

Wednesday:
Boston by 5
Bucks by 7
Rockets by 19 (SLAM)
Lakers by 4
Nuggets by 21 (SLAM)

Thursday:
Mavericks by 14 (SLAM)
Jazz by 12 (SLAM)

posted by Ufez Jones at 02:46 PM on December 24, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 9: Fully Weight Bearing Edition

Ah, okay, thanks.

Saturday: Rockets by 14 (SLAM)

posted by Ufez Jones at 05:34 PM on December 20, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 9: Fully Weight Bearing Edition

Friday: Philly by 15 (SLAM)

Not sure to pick in the 2nd game, since Phoenix is playing at OKC?

posted by Ufez Jones at 03:42 PM on December 20, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 9: Fully Weight Bearing Edition

Wed:
76ers by 9
Celtics by 4

Thur:
Milwaukee by 6
Clippers by 14 (SLAM)

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:02 PM on December 18, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 8: 50 Points No Threes Edition

Thursday:
Boston by 3
Denver by 7

Friday:
Lakers by 6
Clippers by 5

posted by Ufez Jones at 03:48 PM on December 12, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 8: 50 Points No Threes Edition

Yeesh, I really need to step up my game here. People nipping at my heels.

Tuesday:
Philly by 6

Wednesday:
Clippers by 3
Bucks by 12 (SLAM)

posted by Ufez Jones at 11:39 AM on December 10, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 7: Hello Melo Edition

Friday:
Boston by 7
Lakers by 4

posted by Ufez Jones at 02:25 PM on December 06, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 7: Hello Melo Edition

Wed: Jazz by 5

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:03 PM on December 04, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 7: Hello Melo Edition

Tues:
Dallas by 8
Clippers by 12

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:39 PM on December 03, 2019

NBA Pick 'Em Week 6: Turkey Week Edition

Sat: Philly by 9

Mon: Utah by 4

posted by Ufez Jones at 08:00 PM on November 30, 2019