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Mark Cuban Releases Statement On Rick Carlisle Stepping Down

A busy news week for the NBA continued this afternoon when Rick Carlisle announced he was stepping down as head coach of the Dallas Mavericks. Carlisle held the position for 13 seasons, leading the Mavericks to nine playoff appearances and an NBA title in 2011. His departure is the latest in what has been a tumultuous few days for a franchise that had been regarded as one of the league’s most stable.
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Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Speaks On Rick Carlisle's Resignation

DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks will now need to former head coach Rick Carlisle in addition to former general manager Donnie Nelson after Carlisle decided to resign from his position on Thursday. Mavericks owner Mark Cuban addressed Carlisle's decision to step down from his role as head coach. Cuban thanked...
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Mark Cuban Is Getting Crushed Following Latest Mavericks News

The Dallas Mavericks have been one of the unsung heroes of the NBA, thanks to their tremendous continuity in the front office. Well, that continuity has seemingly disappeared over night, and Mark Cuban has some explaining to do. Just days after it was announced the Mavs fired GM Donnie Nelson,...
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After Mark Cuban called a piece on Mavericks’ front office conflicts “bullshit,” the team’s coach and GM are now both gone

Monday saw The Athletic publish a piece from Tim Cato and Sam Amick titled “Inside the Mavericks front office, Mark Cuban’s shadow GM is causing a rift with Luka Doncic,” focused on the surprising power held by Haralabos Voulgaris. Voulgaris, a former sports gambler, is titularly the team’s director of quantitative research and development, but that piece describes him as “the most influential voice within the Mavericks front office,” from organizing and approving draft choices and trades to scripting rotations for head coach Rick Carlisle, and discussed conflicts between him and star Luka Doncic.

Rick Carlisle Told Mark Cuban He’s Resigning As Mavericks Coach

The Dallas Mavericks’ whirlwind of a week has taken its most dramatic turn yet. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, longtime head coach Rick Carlisle, who has been at the helm of the Mavericks since 2008 and led them to their only NBA title in franchise history, informed owner Mark Cuban that he’s resigning as head coach.

DeFi Token Touted by Billionaire Mark Cuban Collapses to Zero

Iron Finance, a decentralized finance project shilled by billionaire Mark Cuban, has collapsed. Its TITAN token went from nearly $60 to virtually zero within 24 hours. The IRON stablecoin—which is partially backed by USD Coin (USDC) and TITAN— also lost its peg. In his June 13 blog post entitled “The...

Mark Cuban Continues To Make All Basketball Decisions For Mavericks

Mark Cuban continues to have final say on the basketball decisions of the Dallas Mavericks regardless of who else has influence in the front office. "Donnie Nelson finally ended up on the losing side of a power struggle," said Tim MacMahon on The Lowe Post. "Donnie's decision-making power, influence... Because, look, here's the thing you have to understand about the Mavericks: Jerry Jones is the Dallas Cowboys general manager. Mark Cuban has the same role for the Mavericks. He doesn't have the official title. Mark Cuban makes all the basketball decisions. It just comes down to whose advice he's taking at the time.
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Mark Cuban get's 'hit' by a crypto coin crashing down to zero dollars

No one is safe from the unpredictable cryptocurrency market drops, not even people who are already billionaires and could be considered "whales". Mark Cuban is one example, as a coin that he has personally backed saw a sharp decline in value as a massive sell-off wave occurred, reducing the value of the coin by 100%. The token in reference is Iron Titanium, and on Wednesday morning, the value begun to crash, driving the price from $64 on Wednesday to less than 0.01% of a penny by the time Thursday rolled around.

Mark Cuban calls for stablecoin regulation in wake of Iron Finance 'bank run'

Billionaire investor and DeFi proponent Mark Cuban has called for stablecoin regulation after losing money on what he dubbed as a “rug pull” on the Iron Finance protocol. According to Iron Finance, the partially collateralized stablecoin project was the subject of a “historical bank run” that resulted in the price of the IRON stablecoin moving off peg. As a consequence, the price of Iron’s native token TITAN crashed by almost 100% over two days from its all-time high of $64.04.
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Mark Cuban faces the most important hiring decisions in his Dallas Mavericks tenure

Just when you thought you could sit back and relax into an NBA summer haze, with the draft and free agency just off on the horizon, chaos strikes. Only 72 hours after The Athletic’s Tim Cato and Sam Amick detailed drama in the Dallas Mavericks front office, the Mavericks have announced their parting with President of Basketball Operations Donnie Nelson and the resignation of head coach Rick Carlisle.
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Even billionaire Mark Cuban is feeling the heat of the crypto crash

Subscribe to Fortune Daily to get essential business stories straight to your inbox each morning. Even in the volatile world of cryptocurrencies, things rarely go south as fast as they did with the Titan token. Wednesday afternoon, the cryptocurrency was trading for $65. As of 11 A.M. ET today, it...

Mark Cuban Is Now Backing This Ethereum, Chainlink Data Project

Billionaire investor Mark Cuban will invest and advise dClimate, a data marketplace. The project uses both Ethereum and Chainlink to work. It isn’t the first Ethereum-based project Cuban is interested in. Billionaire businessman Mark Cuban is investing in and advising Ethereum-based data project dClimate. The Dallas Mavericks owner will be...