Mark Cuban may draft Brittney Griner
Cuban stated he might think about selecting Griner, a 6-foot-8 three-time All-American and Big 12 player of the year, in the second adjust of the NBA draft. In the event that the Mavs don't draft her, Cuban stated he might have "no issue whatsoever" welcoming Griner to go for a spot on Dallas' summer association crew.
"In the event that she is the best on the board, I will take her," Cuban stated soon after the Mavs' Tuesday night diversion against the Los Angeles Lakers. "I've pondered it. I've pondered it as of recently. Might I do it? At this time, I'd lean in the direction of yes, simply to see in the event that she can do it. You never know unless you give someone a chance, and its not prefer the probability of any late-50s draft pick has an exceptional risk of making it."
Griner ruled ladies' school basketball with her size and physicality, scoring 3,283 focuses and blocking 748 shots in her job. She moreover had 18 dunks, incorporating 11 her senior season.
Griner might adore the chance. "I might hold my particular! Lets do it." she composed on Twitter on Tuesday night according to Cuban.
A lady going for a NBA group is not phenomenal. Previous UCLA star Ann Meyers went for the Indiana Pacers in 1979.
Cuban stated its troublesome to assess if Griner could play in the NBA as a result of the gauge of her rivalry, contrasting it with scouting players from minor schools. Nonetheless, Cuban stated he was totally genuine about regardless augmenting a welcome for Griner to go for this hot time of year.
"She'd still need to make the group," Cuban stated. "I'm not setting off to convey her simply to convey her. I don't suppose, anyways. Yet I surely wouldn't be contradicted to giving her the chance."
Cuban recognized that Griner playing in the NBA's Las Vegas summer group might have colossal promoting potential.
"It might, wouldn't it? See how she could do?" Cuban stated. "That'd push out a couple of diversions."