Mark Cuban and the Dallas Mavericks have announced they will now accept Bitcoin to purchase both tickets and merchandise. The exciting news was announced yesterday, August 13.
Isaac Harris shared a detailed press release via Twitter:
If bitcoin is your thing, you can now use bitcoin to purchase tickets & merchandise for the Mavs pic.twitter.com/a4Gc0O6J1T
— Isaac Harris (@IsaacLHarris) August 13, 2019
Last year Cuban hinted fans would be able to buy tickets using Bitcoin so many cryptocurrency users anticipated this move.
The Mavericks have partnered with the platform BitPay to facilitate payments. BitPay also welcomed the club with a tweet:
— BitPay (@BitPay) August 13, 2019
The Mavs join the Sacramento Kings to become the second team in NBA history to accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment.
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