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Mark Cuban Told His Players 'Losing Is Our Best Option' But Promises Tanking Ends This Year


Mark Cuban has admitted it’s in his team’s best interests to tank once more. But after this season he insists his team is done trying to lose and will once again join the hunt for the postseason. 420 more words

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The Case Against Tanking in the NBA

-In the NBA today, one of the most hotly-debated topics around the league is the concept of tanking.  As a fan of the Dallas Mavericks, a team that plays competitively despite their horrible record, the topic of tanking (also known as intentionally sucking in order to get a top-5 draft pick) is one that has divided a fan-base.  2,558 more words

NBA

NBA Tankapalooza 2018 is Going to be Tight

HEADING into the All-Star break there is a logjam at the bottom of the standings. Seven teams are separated by just one game with the race for the No. 959 more words

Sports

Column: MLB Free Agency Unusually Slow This Winter

Forget the hypothetical of “what would it be like to run an MLB team” — this year I’m actually going to do it. All I need is a couple hundred million dollars and the cooperation of MLB to allow me to start an expansion team less than two months before Opening Day. 704 more words

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A Look at Tanking in Legion and Battle for Azeroth - The Design Ideas, The Reality, and The Future

Legion has been a rather fascinating look into how a concept that sounds really great on paper can sometimes degrade in reality.

To start with, my tank experience in this game is relatively light. 1,895 more words

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What is tanking?

I have read some articles lately regarding MLB players and the lack of Free Agent signings this offseason.   Most acticals state the reasons being either there are teams trying to get under the luxury-cap threshold to reset penalties, or that there are teams that have already decided to tank the upcoming season.    361 more words

Baseball

Bitcoin and Ethereum prices are tanking


Image: Shutterstock / Visual Generation All major cryptocurrencies are experiencing a severe price correction, with the size of the market shrinking from about $830 billion a week ago to $570 billion, according to CoinMarketCap. 22 more words