Don Carter (businessman)

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Carter in April 2006

Donald J. Carter (July 5, 1933 – February 14, 2018) was an American investor and businessman. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was a founding owner of the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Dallas Sidekicks of the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL).[1][2][3] He was known for always wearing a cowboy hat.

Carter died at his home in Dallas, Texas on February 14, 2018, at the age of 84.[4][5]

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  1. "Don Carter, the Mavericks' co-founder and first majority owner, dies at age 84". SportsDay. 15 February 2018.
  2. Aron (2003), p. 4–6.
  3. "Around the State: Sports". Texas Monthly 19 (11): 42. Nov 1991. https://books.google.com/books?id=sysEAAAAMBAJ. 
  4. https://www.lmtonline.com/sports/article/Don-Carter-owner-who-helped-bring-NBA-to-Dallas-12616734.php
  5. "Mavericks founding owner Don Carter passes at 84". WFAA.

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