Cuban: Beaubois 'pretty much untouchable'
"I’m not going to trade him," owner Mark Cuban said while sitting in the first row before the Mavs-Warriors game.
Beaubois' name has popped up in a lot of trade speculation because he's has a lot of talent and an inexpensive contract. If a cost-cutting team wants to get basketball value out of a deal instead of just expiring contract, Beaubois is the Mavs' best fit.
Of course, that's exactly why the Mavs want to keep the kid. Cuban backed down a bit after declaring Beaubois off-limits, but odds are strong that the only way Beaubois departs Dallas is in a sign-and-trade deal for one of the free-agent superstars this summer.
"There’s maybe one or two guys in the league that I would trade him for," Cuban said. "That’s it. Other than that, he’s pretty much untouchable."
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