There are many athletes who claim to want to win a championship in order to cement their names in the history books and others who want the feeling of ultimate victory.
However, there is truly only one reason...
The blinged-out ring.
With the Mavericks having won one of the most epic championships in recent memory, one would expect the team to receive gaudy pieces of jewelry.
Interestingly enough, Mark Cuban feels differently.
"Rings are old school. Rings are done. It's time to take it to the next level and do something different," he said in a USA Today article.
While he may have a point, let's look back at the best rings in history and why he may want to reconsider.
Here are the 30 most blinged-out championship rings in sports.