Did Mark Cuban Tamper With LeBron In Interview?

In a video appearance on CNNMoney.com this week, Mark Cuban stated his specific intent to acquire LeBron James if he does not resign with the Cavaliers.

Did Mark Cuban Tampers With LeBron James During Interview?

Excerpt of Cuban’s comments from his interview with CNNMoney.com:

Come July 1st, yeah, of course, anybody would be interested in LeBron James, and if he leaves via free agency, then it’s going to be tough.

If he does like I’m guessing … hoping he will … which is to say, ‘I’m not going to leave the Cavs high and dry’ … if he decides to leave … then he’ll try to force a sign-and-trade, and that gives us a chance.”

Cuban added, “What I do know about LeBron in the minimal time I’ve spent talking to him is he just wants to win. Money’s not his issue. He needs to be some place where he trusts the organization.”

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