Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 12/3/12

PITTSBURGH - MAY 31: Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks attends game four of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins at Mellon Arena on May 31, 2008 in Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
Mark Cuban, San Antonio's honorary punching bag since owning the Dallas Mavericks, decided to give his opinion on the controversial ruling by NBA commissioner David Stern against the San Antonio Spurs for sending their stars home before a nationally televised game against the Miami Heat. Here's what Cuban said to the Star-Telegram: "Everybody who planned to watch San Antonio vs. Miami on TNT, we've got disappointed customers all over the place," Cuban said before Saturday's Mavericks home game against Detroit. "When I say our biggest customer, TV is our biggest customer. So I'm not saying San Antonio did the wrong thing. I'm just saying I understand exactly why the league did what they did." He's absolutely right! Unlike David Stern's position that the fans in attendance got the short end of the stick, Cuban is talking about the (most likely reason) Stern was angry about the situation: the NBA is discussing TV deals and the marquee match up for the night was in danger of losing
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