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Mark Cuban: Shot at Prokhorov?

Updated: January 24, 2014, 9:10 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Mark Cuban doesn't think an NBA owner can run a franchise from the other side of the world, only dropping in on special occasions.

"Absolutely not," the Dallas Mavericks' billionaire owner said.

While Cuban was not asked specifically about Mikhail Prokhorov, the Brooklyn Nets' billionaire owner does just that from his native Russia.

"Hypothetically speaking, and this only applies to individuals 6-foot-5 and under [Prokhorov is 6-8], you can't," Cuban said Friday ...

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