WATCH: Mark Cuban reacts to NBA season suspension
The NBA suspended its 2019-2020 season on Wednesday due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) scare, and news broke out like wildfire in the community.
One of the people to first know about the breaking news was Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, who at that time was watching his Mavericks play the Denver Nuggets at gome.
Mark Cuban reacts moments after the NBA season was suspended. pic.twitter.com/4g8Z7yLts6
— ESPN (@espn) March 12, 2020
It is obvious that Cuban was stunned by the announcement which just came out moments ago.
Cuban was later interviewed by ESPN courtside, saying he couldn’t believe the news was true.
"This is crazy. This can't be true. … It seemed more like out of a movie than reality."
—Mark Cuban explains his reaction to hearing that the NBA was suspending its season. pic.twitter.com/MHyrAD4D0f
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 12, 2020
The Mavericks are leading the Nuggets 96-88 in the 4th quarter as of posting time, thanks to Luka Doncic’s 24 points and Boban Marjanovic’s 23 points.