Originally written on College Spun  |  Last updated 10/24/14
Tuesday night, ESPN Dallas reported that Mavericks owner Mark Cuban stated that he would give Baylor senior Brittney Griner a chance to try out for his NBA team. Mark Cuban would give Brittney Griner opportunity with Dallas Mavericks es.pn/12eve6r — ESPNDallas (@ESPNDallas) April 3, 2013 ESPN Dallas reported that before the Mavs’ game on Tuesday night, Cuban stated: “If she is the best on the board, I will take her. I’ve thought about it. I’ve thought about it already. Would I do it? Right now, I’d lean toward yes, just to see if she can do it. You never know unless you give somebody a chance, and it’s not like the likelihood of any late-50s draft pick has a good chance of making it.” With her towering 6-foot-8 figure, there’s no question that Brittney Griner has the ability to compete with the Candace Parker’s, Maya Moore’s, and Diana Taurasi’s of the WNBA, but can she compete with elite NBA stars such as Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony? Griner dominated the NCAA throughout her
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