Mark Cuban fined $50,000 for leaking information from NBA Board of Governors meeting

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Mark Cuban fined $50,000 for leaking information from NBA Board of Governors meeting

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was fined $50,000 for leaking information from a recent NBA Board of Governors meeting.

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It might be a drop in the bucket for the man, but the NBA has fined Mark Cuban $50,000 for leaking information during a Board of Governors meeting, per ESPN. 

The Dallas Mavericks owner and high-profile businessman received the penalty as a result of divulging the fact that coaches’ challenges would be instituted next season while the meeting that ratified the rule was still in session. Reportedly, Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadivé was the owner who raised concerns about the leak. 

The league did not publicly announce the fine, meaning someone leaked it to ESPN. 

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