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We're off to a very Mark Cuban morning around here. As you might have heard, the Mavericks owner was fined $200,000 by the NBA for running onto the court to protest the refereeing last week and, more to the point, a blog entry he wrote suggesting a new way to select playoff officials.

There are two ways to look at this. On one hand, we find it pretty amazing that a guy can drop 200 grand on a blog post. Rather badass, frankly.

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But on the other ... well, considering recent news, when we sit down and do the math, by Cuban's own estimation, his penis just shrank by a fraction of an inch. It's not much, but hey, every little bit counts.

Mark Cuban's $200,000 Blog Entry [Blogebrity]
How To Improve NBA Playoff Officiating [Blog Maverick]
Mark Cuban Would Like To Remind You Who, In Fact, He Is [Deadspin]