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Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban decided that playing the National Anthem before their home games is not necessary, according to Fox News.
The National Anthem will not be played at the American Airlines Center.
This season, the Mavericks have an 11-14 record and have played a total of 12 games at their home stadium, the American Airlines Center.
The Athletic noticed that The Mavericks were not playing the National Anthem before games and inquired as to why.
Only a few team members even noticed that they were no longer playing the Nation’s Anthem.
Cuban did not immediately respond with an explanation.