Category: Dallas Stars

February 2016

Dallas Stars left wing Patrick Sharp (10) looks back as Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) and goalie Tuukka Rask can’t keep his shot from ending up in the net during the first period of their game Saturday, February 20, 2016 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

 

Another month in the books. This is also the last complete month I’ll work nights (on this go-round of the rotation), so it’s predictably full of night-time things like sports, concerts, food reviews and so forth. Starting this month I’ll transition back to days, and those kinds of assignments (features, news, portraits). Continue reading

PHOTOS — January 2016

Hi all:

Here are some photos from January of this year. Actually a handful from December 31, because, you know, why not. Continue reading

2014 Year in Review

Trace Greer (right) carries his exhausted brother Judson Greer after the Melissa, Texas siblings crossed the finish line together in the half marathon during the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)
Trace Greer (right) carries his exhausted brother Judson Greer after the Melissa, Texas siblings crossed the finish line together in the half marathon during the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

Over the years I’ve sort of set the expectation that I’d do something goofy with my “favorite photos of the year” post. One time I drew them all in crayon; another I turned them in to animated gifs; a few times I posted my “worst published” images of the year. This year I’m taking a break from all that. Continue reading

Novemberish images

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (left) and center Tyson Chandler pause for the National Anthem before their game against the Utah Jazz Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)
Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (left) and center Tyson Chandler pause for the National Anthem before their game against the Utah Jazz Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

Hey all:

I thought it was about time to post some recent work. I’m just getting back on the day shift after working nights for the last six weeks or so. Continue reading

Finally, some recent work!

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Full disclosure: I didn’t take the above image. In fact, I’m in it. For the handful of people reading this who may not know what I look that, that’s me (center), laughing, along with The Dallas Morning News publisher Bob Mong (right) as my boss Irwin Thompson introduces me at the paper’s Journalists of the Year luncheon. Oh, and the photo is by my wonderful colleague Tom Fox. Continue reading