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  1. Ex-NBA player Javaris Crittenton's gang ties questioned by suspec...

    John Barr and Greg Amante

    Jailhouse interviews with a suspected and an admitted member of two separate Los Angeles street gangs have revealed new information in the criminal case involving former NBA player Javaris Crittenton.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2014
  2. Javaris Crittenton caught in drug probe while awaiting murder tri...

    John Barr and Greg Amante

    Javaris Crittenton indicted Wednesday on drugs charges in Atlanta.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2014
  3. UFC fighters say low pay might be most painful hit of all

    John Barr and Josh Gross

    UFC fighters are fiercely competitive and know they could be cut, bruised or placed in submission holds that can render them temporarily unconscious. But mention "fighter pay" to them and they become consumed with fear, flight instincts taking over.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2012
  4. Malcolm Gladwell is making work for NBA referees

    Henry Abbott

    John Barr of ESPN's Enterprise Unit writes about Ron Johnson, who was hired to overhaul NBA refereeing after the Donaghy scandal. Barr writes: A fan of the Malcolm Gladwell book "Outliers," Johnson accepts Gladwell's theory that 10,000 hours of expe...

    Blog | October 29, 2010
  5. Ronald Johnson, NBA refs VP and ex-Army general, tries new means ...

    John Barr

    Former Army leader using data analysis to improve game, but not everyone is on board

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2010
  6. Charges dropped against Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki's ex-fian...

    John Barr

    Prosecutors in Beaumont, Texas, have dismissed a state jail theft charge against Crista Taylor, the ex-fiance of Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2009
  7. FBI investigates calls from Nowitzki's ex-girlfriend

    John Barr

    FBI agents in Texas have seized recordings of threatening jailhouse phone calls made by Cristal Taylor, the ex girlfriend of Dallas Mavericks All Star forward Dirk Nowitzki, to the player's attorney, two sources with knowledge of the investigation said.

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2009
  8. Battista sentenced to 15 months in prison; Martino gets one year

    John Barr

    Two former classmates of disgraced referee Tim Donaghy will spend over a year in prison for their roles in the betting scandal that rocked the NBA.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2008