Found September 15, 2012 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
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You knew before the start of the NBA preseason that Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban would have his say about the Los Angeles Lakers title hopes.

Here are the words from the billionaires mouth:
"The Lakers have done this before. Gary Payton and Karl Malone and Kobe and Shaq were all together, and it didn't work," said Cuban. "It takes great chemistry. ... It takes guys wanting to be there. I don't know if all their guys want to be there."

"It's going to be interesting," said Cuban. "Look, they're going to have a great team, but I remember when we made our run, we weren't supposed to win any series. Remember the Lakers were the defending champs, and we swept them and they had everybody back."
(Courtesy of IBT Times)

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