Mark Cuban Denies Sexual Assault Allegations


Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has denied allegations a 2011 sexual assault after a Portland, Oregon newspaper published details the case in wake a Sports Illustrated report that labeled the Mavericks workplace, “a corporate culture rife with misogyny and predatory sexual behavior.”

According to a police report obtained by Willamette Week’s Nigel Jaquiss, Cuban was accused sexually assaulting a women at a Portland bar after she asked him for a picture. 

The woman also reportedly provided Portland Police with seven photos, two which Detective McGuire deemed “significant.” However, the Multnomah County District Attorney’s never pressed charges, citing insufficient evidence.

Cuban denied the allegations in an email to the paper, saying, “It didn’t happen.” He also relayed a memo to the Dallas Morning News confirming prosecutors opted not to file charges.