In addition to firing Sneed, the Mavericks have suspended Pittman, who's singled out in Tuesday's report for turning a blind eye to complaints made by female Mavs staffers.
A Sports Illustrated report described a Mavericks culture of misogyny and predatory sexual behavior that spanned decades in the organization, including numerous allegations against former CEO and president Terdema Ussery.
Nowitzki, a 39-year-old forward who is in his 20th season with the team, spoke about the situation following the Mavericks' practice Wednesday in Los Angeles at the University of Southern California.
"It's very disappointing", Nowitzki told The Dallas Morning News. I talked to our HR person and again after these came up. "I mean, this is, obviously there's a problem in the Mavericks organization and we've got to fix it. I was shocked about some of the stuff". None of the allegations were against the playing staff. The other is Anne Milgrim the the former Attorney General from New Jersy.They will lead an independent review digging into how the Mavs office deteriorated into what the report called a "real life animal house".
"Players never play to lose. Then I'd go to the office and it was this zoo, this complete shit show". The article specifically says that the players' locker room was a refuge for employees who felt uncomfortable.
In the fallout, Mark Cuban has fired the team's human resources director and Sneed. 'I got excited talking to Dr. J and said something I shouldn't have'.
One woman who says she was targeted by Ussery said that when she was first hired, friends told her, "Watch out for the president". I don't have any tolerance for what I've read... "I feel sick to my stomach".
Multiple Mavericks and arena employees quit as a direct result of Ussery's actions, claiming that there is a system within sports to protect men who misbehave.
Ussery became CEO of the Mavericks in 1997. "I had no reason to doubt their handling of anything because none of this was communicated to me". He is also instituting mandatory sensitivity training for all employees, including himself.
Cuban is no stranger to fines, having now amassed around $2.6 million in penalties since purchasing the Mavericks in January 2000. "And here we are". "I was like, 'Look, losing is our best option. "(Commissioner) Adam (Silver) would hate hearing that, but I at least sat down and I explained it to them.
While tanking has been a not-so-secret strategy in the National Basketball Association, this year's tanking could end up being the most blatant in National Basketball Association history. I've been around too long.
Cuban was right about Silver not liking his comments.
For PanSALB, a day is not enough to celebrate our diversity of languages, especially in a country that has 11 official languages. For students, it suggests - observe how many mother languages your fellow classmates can speak.
Now Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux will have to figure out how to split their assets and move on with their lives. Supposedly, Justin was more and more focused on yourself and your career, while Jennifer was like to appear in public.
A few of the storms could deliver damaging winds with gusts as strong as 60 miles per hour and inch-size hail, forecasters say. Snow showers will move into the area Thursday night , and there will be several more chances for snow into the weekend.
Nadkarni said that he had removed a tumor that weighed 1.4 kg (3.08 pounds) from a patient at the KEM Hospital, Pune, in 2002. Pal's wife said that they approached three hospitals for help, but the doctors had all told them the tumor was inoperable.
Her victory Tuesday is the latest in a series of Democratic triumphs in special elections across the country over the past year. Dan Johnson killed himself in December after adamantly denying the sexual assault allegations from the pulpit of his church.
On the imaging front the Google Pixel 2 (64GB) sports a 12.2 MP Camera with 1080@30fps, 60fps, 120 fps, 720@30fps, 60fps, 240 fps. As part of its President's Day sale in the U.S., Best Buy is offering a $400 discount on the purchase of a Pixel 2 XL.
The Oreo update was supposed to arrive in February but it's still a chimera for the majority of regular users. LG is also guaranteeing security patches for the phones will be delivered within 90 days from each other .
The new district maps will be applied to the May 15 primaries. "The current map, the legal map, has gerrymandered seats". The map became so Democrat-friendly after a series of decisions as to placement of boundaries that helped Democrats.
The YPG has officially denied that they have agreed to Syrian troops entering the region, according to Kurdish outlet Rudaw. Syrian state TV reported that rebels fired dozens of mortar rounds and rockets at Damascus, wounding eight people.
Apple also already reportedly has a subsequent model in the design stages for 2019, which would add water resistance. What does not appear to be planned are a pair of AirPods that block outside noise or fit in my tiny, tiny ear canals.
Omarosa Manigault Newman is adamant she's not one to sleep her way to the top - but others in the White House might be. The group of four, however, was more like two power couples, with Ross and Marissa being a tight pair.
USA to open Jerusalem embassy in May
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed Friday's USA announcement as "a great day for the people of Israel". Nakba ("catastrophe" in Arabic) is the word used by Palestinians to describe the establishment of Israel in 1948.
U.S. will not certify Iran nuclear deal: Pence
Speaking at the Chatham House think tank in London, he continued: "If we lose the JCPOA, we will face another nuclear crisis ". Now it seems Iranian officials believe the deal was also a failure for them.
Walmart takes bruises from Amazon but numbers still up
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Ex-Cyclone Gita: Christchurch declares state of emergency
Cyclone Gita now making landfall in New Zealand's South Island Cyclone Gita is making landfall in the upper NW South Island. On Feb. 20, there was a state of emergency declared in the Buller, Grey, Westland, Nelson/Tasman and Christchurch regions.
Apple fixes scary Telugu bug that crashes iPhones
The iOS version additionally mentions "Fixes an issue where some third-party apps could fail to connect to external accessories". On its website, updates are titled iOS 11.2.6, watchOS 4.2.3, tvOS 11.2.6, and High Sierra 10.13.3 Supplemental Update.