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The outspoken Mark Cuban has sounded off yet again on a topic that can only be deemed controversial at best in the eyes of society.Cuban believes the use of human growth hormone could expedite the rehabilitation process for players recovering from injury. However, more research is needed to make sure that is indeed true."The issue isn't whether I think it should be used," Cuban told USA TODAY Sports via e-mail. "The issue is that it has not been approved for such use. And one of the reasons it hasn't been approved is that there have not been studies done to prove the benefits of prescribing HGH for athletic rehabilitation or any injury rehabilitation that I'm aware of. The product has such a huge (public) stigma that no one wants to be associated with it."Cuban thinks HGH, if studies deemed it had more positive than negative effects, could benefit all parties involved, including players, owners, and fans."I believe that professional sports leagues should work together and fund studies to determine the efficacy of HGH for rehabbing an injury," Cuban told USA TODAY Sports. "Working together could lead us from the path of demonizing HGH and even testosterone towards a complete understanding. It could allow us to make a data based decision rather than the emotional decision we are currently making. And if it can help athletes recover more quickly, maybe we can extend careers and have healthier happier players and fans."As it stands now, HGH is on the list of prohibited substances in just about any major sports league, agency, or organization.Via USA TODAY
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Another day, another interesting quote from the most outspoken owner in the NBA today.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has never been shy to hare his thoughts on controversial topics, and once again today is no different. This time though, the topic is HGH and whether or not it should be used.
“The issue isn’t whether I think it should be used,” Cuban told USA TODAY Sports...
Unfortunately the title of this post is true. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was in the audience for the American Music Awards and let the world know that he does not give a crap about what anyone thinks. That would be the only explanation I could think of for dancing to Ke$ha and Pitbull. You know, two of the best lyricists we have heard in quite some time! Anyway, Cuban seemed...
The owner of the Mavericks was a guest at the American Music Awards which aired on Sunday night, and he really enjoyed himself it would seem. Check out Mark just head-bobbing to some Pitbull And Ke$ha.
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There are few NBA owners like Dallas Mavericks head man Mark Cuban and last night, Mark was at the American Music Awards on behalf of ABC’s Shark Tank.
One of the performances of the night came from recording artists Kesha and Mr. Worldwide, Pitbull.
As the duo performed on stage to a cheering crowd, one of the cameras at the event caught Mr. Cuban getting down to their performance...
Mark Cuban has advocated for an in-depth study of human growth hormone (HGH) and shared his idea and hope in the NBA's Board of Governors meeting in October.
Cuban believes a more informed decision should be made about whether HGH is able to fasten a player's recovery from injury or whether it belongs on the list of banned substances.
"The issue isn't whether I think...
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was seen getting down to the sound of Pitbull and Kesha as they performed their hit "Timber" at Sunday night's American Music Awards.H/T Sports Pickle.
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In the wake of the NBA's latest round of injuries to fallen stars, always-outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is proposing a possible solution: human growth hormone.
Cuban isn't advocating the use of the controversial drug but rather calling attention to what he sees as a dearth of research on the topic as it relates to athletes who are recovering from injury. His...
Mark Cuban really enjoyed the performance of Kesha and Pitbull during Sunday Night’s American Music Awards. The 55-year-old owner of the Dallas Mavericks was spotted during the performance bobbing his head and mouthing, “ooohh yeaaaah”. [@corkgaines]
Dallas Mavericks owner and reality television star Mark Cuban has been called many things, but he will never be called a man who can't get down. Just check him out feeling the music while Pitbull and Kesha were playing at the American Music Awards Sunday night.Go on Mark. Get down with your bad self.Gifulmination.com Loading...
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was in the building for the American Music Awards Sunday night. Cuban even scored some camera time during Pitbull and Ke$ha’s performance of “Timber.”
Admit it, you’ve waited a lifetime to see Mark Cuban groove to Pitbull.
It wasn’t surprising to hear Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wish Jason Kidd well in turning around the struggling Nets and reiterate that he plans to honor Kidd in some way.
After all, it’s well-known that Cuban contacted the former Mavericks point guard on the day he announced his retirement as a player and congratulated him on his career. Cuban had held a grudge after Kidd committed...
Mark Cuban revealed on Friday that the Dallas Mavericks received a trade inquiry from the Houston Rockets about Dirk Nowitzki, following the Rockets’ signing of Dwight Howard.
“They didn’t make an official offer,” Cuban said. “They just asked if we’d trade him. About three hours after Dwight (Howard) signed. It’s just something rivals do.
According to RealGM, Cuban...
When he was headed into free agency, there was thought to be just a handful of teams who had a real shot at signing Dwight Howard. The Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets, and the Dallas Mavericks. We all ultimately know how it turned out, with Howard choosing to join James Harden and the Rockets in […]