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Dallas' Issues Compound as Mavs Gaming GM is Suspended for Racist Tweet

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    Mavs Gaming GM Suspended for Racist Tweet

    The Mavericks' front-office problems continued to grow on Wednesday when they suspended their general manager of Mavs Gaming, Roger Caneda, after a racist tweet from 2016 was uncovered, a source said. (Published Thursday, March 8, 2018)

    The Mavericks' front-office problems continued to grow on Wednesday when they suspended their general manager of Mavs Gaming, Roger Caneda, after a racist tweet from 2016 was uncovered, a source said.

    There were further unconfirmed reports of more controversial comments on Twitter in 2017, although the source said it was uncertain whether Caneda's account had been hacked at that point.

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