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Popeye Jones | Forward

Team: Indiana Pacers
Age / DOB:  (44) / 6/17/1970
Ht / Wt:  6'8' / 265
College: Murray State
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The Pacers hired Popeye Jones as an assistant coach.
Jones spent the past three seasons with the Nets organization, including one season in player development and the last two years as an assistant coach. Prior to that, Jones was a part of Mavs' player development staff. He replaced Jim Boylen, who left to join the Spurs staff. Wed, Aug 14, 2013 04:34:00 PM
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Mavericks assistant coach Popeye Jones was arrested on Sunday night and charged with driving while intoxicated.

He missed Monday's practice and the Mavericks have refused to comment on the situation.
Mon, Nov 2, 2009 05:05:00 PM

Warriors waived forward Popeye Jones.

Jones played in just five games in his only season with the Warriors. Maybe some team will want him as a reserve power forward.
Sat, Sep 4, 2004 02:55:00 PM

Wizards activated forward Popeye Jones from the injured list.

Jones had been out with a torn medial meniscus in his left knee. He won't get much playing time behind Cliff Robinson and Troy Murphy at power forward.
Fri, Jan 2, 2004 04:47:00 PM

Popeye Jones is close to returning from surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.

Jones, who underwent the procedure Nov. 5, said he hopes to practice during the five-game road trip that begins Wednesday. He estimated he's at 95 percent.
Mon, Dec 29, 2003 10:16:00 AM

Warriors placed forward Popeye Jones on the injured list with a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.

Jones had surgery a week ago and is expected to miss another five weeks.
Wed, Nov 12, 2003 05:52:00 PM

Popeye Jones will have surgery Wednesday to repair a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.

Jones is expected to miss six weeks.
Tue, Nov 4, 2003 07:36:00 AM

Popeye Jones made his season debut Saturday, playing one minute against the Blazers.

Jones missed Wednesday's game with a bruised knee.
Sun, Nov 2, 2003 01:06:00 AM

Popeye Jones missed Wednesday's game with a bruised left knee.

Jones is considered day-to-day.
Thu, Oct 30, 2003 01:55:00 AM

Popeye Jones was sent from Dallas to Golden State in a nine-player deal.

Congrats to the Warriors for getting all three players the Mavericks left off their playof roster last season. Jones was a major disappointment in his only season in Dallas. If kept, he'll help back up Troy Murphy at power forward.
Mon, Aug 18, 2003 08:47:00 PM

The Mavericks left Popeye Jones, Avery Johnson and Antoine Rigaudeau off their playoff roster.

Evan Eschmeyer made the roster despite playing in just 17 regular-season games.
Fri, Apr 18, 2003 02:45:00 PM

Mavericks placed forward Popeye Jones on the injured list with a sprained right ankle.

Jones will be available for the playoffs, but it's uncertain whether he will be on the roster.
Mon, Apr 14, 2003 08:15:00 PM

Mavericks activated forward Popeye Jones from the injured list.

Jones sat out five games with a sprained right ankle.
Thu, Apr 3, 2003 09:12:00 PM

Mavericks placed forward Popeye Jones on the injured list due to a sprained right ankle.

Jones had played in just two games since coming off the injured list two weeks ago.
Sat, Mar 22, 2003 08:17:00 PM

Mavericks activated forward Popeye Jones from the injured list.

Popeye's back problems have prevented him from making much of a contribution this season. He's averaging 2.1 points and 2.0 rebounds in 21 games.
Sat, Mar 8, 2003 07:49:00 PM

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