Lakers and Mavs play nice ... for now
It started off as a casual conversation. A few curious Los Angeles-based reporters spotting notoriously blustery Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban floating around the court before Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals at Staples Center on Monday night.
Lakers coach Phil Jackson had just offered up a few gentle barbs in Cuban's direction during his pregame address.
And so, predictably, a group of reporters ran over the Cuban for a response
or a reaction.
Read full story