Found December 14, 2011 on
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Mark Cuban says every deal made last week has been done with an eye out for next year's big free agents.
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It's no surprise that two of the most popular names in Dallas sports are also regarded as two of the most influential people in North American sports business.
Jerry Jones and Mark Cuban both made a recent list of the top 50 most influential people in sports business.
The Cowboys owner and general manager ranked No. 10 on the list, which was published Monday by SportsBusinessDaily...
According to Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, the two players wanted him to spend an obscene amount of money on their championship rings. How much? Said Cuban: "They said about $150,000-$200,000."
Mark Cuban believes star-caliber players will be priced lower due to the new collective bargaining agreement.
As the holiday season approaches, so does the day when the Mavericks will finally get their championship rings. Mark Cuban has been secretive about that piece of jewelry, even suggesting that the team would be getting something better than rings.
But after all the ideas were laid out on the table, it was determined that the Mavs would stick with tradition and receive championship...
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is happy to have Lamar Odom on his team and doesn't seem to have any problems with the 6-11 forward and his celebrity wife bringing their reality TV show to Dallas.
In a recent interview with ExtraTV.com, Cuban told host Mario Lopez that he isn't worried about reality TV cameras following around Odom and his wife Khloe Kardashian.
At least we can tell Mark Cuban gets it. He knows how to throw a party. Over the summer, he staged a weeklong extravaganza that must’ve been the greatest postgame party since Dean Cain ate a few weed brownies and dropped some funk in a Harvard alumni shindig. Then recently, Cuban gave his players the [...]
Mark Cuban wins at many things, especially business and professional basketball. Now the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and film distributor Magnolia Pictures thinks JungleCents — the online deals site he’s invested in — will also be a hit.
Cuban’s involvement with JungleCents reflects the advantages that startups can find in celebrity investors.
For example, a contest...
DALLAS For a few painful days, it looked like the Mavericks wouldn't launch a defense of the NBA title at all. The prospect of a luxury tax hit a couple years down the road, something that had never bothered owner Mark Cuban in the past, caused the Mavs to allow center Tyson Chandler and guard J.J. Barea to end up on different rosters.
Mavs apologists said it wasn't prudent...
You and your Mavs are going to get your hearts broken. The end of the rainbow always leads to LA or NY, and your MavVirus so poisons your system that not even a title cures it. Lamar & Vince? Maybe. Dwight & Deron? They shouldn't even try because YOU might get your heart broken?
It's a good thing Cuban and Donnie don't think like you do.
The Mavs been dealt...
The Lakers' superstar reacts after Lamar Odom is traded to the NBA champion Dallas Mavericks.
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