Found December 21, 2012 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
PLAYERS: Mark Cuban
TEAMS: Dallas Mavericks
Thanks to the crazy social media world that we live in these days, things that would have been unthinkable about six years ago become reality.Back on Tuesday, Dallas Maverick owner Mark Cuban needed to pass a kidney stone and he decided the best way to document his ordeal was through his Twitter account. Below is just some of the best from Mark's live tweeting of passing a kidney stone:(Courtesy of Vlad TV)

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