Dallas Mavericks Rumors
Tim MacMahon: J.J. Barea signed a one-year veteran’s minimum deal with the Mavs today, he said. Barea, who is recovering from a ruptured Achilles tendon, expects to be cleared to fully participate in training camp.
After beating Turkey, Serbia logged its second win at the Acropolis Tournament by dominating Italy 96-64. Nikola Jokic scored 20 points in addition to Bogdan Bogdanovic’s 15. Boban Marjanovic, Marko Guduric and Nemanja Bjelica added 13 points each.
The Dallas Mavericks become the second NBA team to accept bitcoin as a means of payment for game tickets and merchandise. Sports teams accepting cryptocurrencies as a means of payment has been a trend for some time. A few weeks ago, Trijo News reported that the American football team Miami Dolphins has made litecoin their official cryptocurrency.
Jeff Eisenband: JUST IN: @Dallas Mavericks announce they are now the 2nd @NBA franchise to accept Bitcoin as a method of purchase. Fans can use the provider @BitPay for tickets and merchandise online. The @Sacramento Kings became the first team to accept Bitcoin in 2014.