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Unread 04-29-2014, 02:44 PM   #1
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LA Clippers owner receiving lifetime ban from NBA

I approve of the new commissioner.

Watch live: Donald Sterling banned for life, fined $2.5 million - latimes.com

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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:03 PM   #2
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He gotta sell his team quick. The sooner, the better.
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He gotta sell his team quick. The sooner, the better.
They may force him to do that.
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They may force him to do that.
who told you that? who are "they"?
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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:18 PM   #6
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who told you that? who are "they"?
It's in the article.
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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:19 PM   #7
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It's in the article.
So you dont know. right?

here its

NBA owners and the board of governors .
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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:21 PM   #8
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Do you think the NBA should force Donald Sterling to sell the Clippers?
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I do.
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So you dont know. right?

here its

NBA owners and the board of governors .
Yes, I already know. Don't forget-- same thing happened to the former Cincinnati Reds owner back in the 1990's.
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So you dont know. right?

here its

NBA owners and the board of governors .
3/4 of 75 percent of their votes are required.
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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:39 PM   #12
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I post this already . ' Corporate sponsors stop sponsoring Clipper b/c of owner racist remarks ' is the title of my thread .
this thread is an updated of mine.


http://www.alldeaf.com/current-event...t-remarks.html

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3/4 of 75 percent of their votes are required.
Interesting, are there close enough to votes to kick him out?
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Unread 04-29-2014, 04:03 PM   #14
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Yes, I already know. Don't forget-- same thing happened to the former Cincinnati Reds owner back in the 1990's.
I dont know about back in the 1990s but thank yor for sharing it here. So i learned one thing about it.
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I dont know about back in the 1990s but thank yor for sharing it here. So i learned one thing about it.
Yeah.... she was suspended twice for doing this kind of thing, and MLB wasn't gonna put up with it.
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Interesting, are there close enough to votes to kick him out?
I hope so.
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$2.5 millions? What the? NBA should fine the owner 20% of worth on Clipper that is sell.

Anyway, he made huge mistake by have mistress in first place. She screw up his hard work.
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Do you think the NBA should force Donald Sterling to sell the Clippers?
He won't sell team. He said “The team is not for sale. He will not be selling the team.”

Donald Sterling says he won't sell team, then learns he may have to - latimes.com
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He has showed this racist behavior in the past so what else is new?
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He has showed this racist behavior in the past so what else is new?
That is exactly what the news said that he had done this before in the past.

I do not like his remarks between his girlfriend and the owner of LA Clippers. He is the one who screw up his remarks on the instagram. The family had tried to make her be the scapegoat and everything. Still his remarks is way out of line what he said was really terrible. He sounded like a slave owner to the basketball players. That is so uncalled for what he said. If a famous Black celebrity wanted to attend and watch the game. Then he or she had a right to come and watch the game. This is suppose to be a free country. No one should tell them who to come or who don't come. That is entirely wrong on this when he pointed out to the Black people. Anyone can come and watch the game. So what.
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Update news

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life
BBC News - LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life

Donald Sterling REFUSES to sell Clippers: Racist owner says he will not give up his team after NBA banned him for life and fined him $2.5million
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...ined-2-5m.html

Donald Trump doubles down, insists racist Donald Sterling rant recording 'was a total set-up' captured by 'the girlfriend from hell'
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...iend-hell.html

Donald Sterling banned for life by the NBA for "deeply disturbing" comments
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/donald-s...bing-comments/

NBA commissioner bans Clippers owner Sterling, pushes to 'force a sale' of team
http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/29/us/cli...html?hpt=hp_t1

Racism claims against Clippers owner Donald Sterling: This isn't the first time
http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/27/us/don...html?hpt=ju_c2
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Update news

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life
BBC News - LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life
It is same news that Royale posted it, not updated news.
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It is same news that Royale posted it, not updated news.
No, I did that.
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LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life
BBC News - LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life

The row erupted on Friday when celebrity news website TMZ published a 10-minute audio recording in which a man can be heard criticising a woman, believed to be Mr Sterling's girlfriend V Stiviano, for posting online photographs of herself with black friends at Clippers games.

"It bothers me a lot that you want to broadcast that you are associating with black people. Do you have to?" the man says.

"The little I ask is not to promote it on that... and not to bring them to my games."

That is where the comments come from saying that her Black friends were not allowed to come to the owner's game. Geeze. I think he is jealous of her being with her friends. I don't know what is up with him.

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No, I did that.
Ok, I means you, not Royale.
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If they vote to force a sale, they put themselves in the same position. It will be interesting to see what happens.
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His estranged wife attended the Clippers over the Golden State Warriors last night after asking Doc Rivers whether he would be fine with her attending.
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Can't help but notice the irony of him being put on the blacklist.
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Don't forget, the previous owner of George Steinbrenner (previous NY Yankee owner) was banned from MLB for life - Only to be reinstated 3 years later.
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Yet.. I'm so curious on how record being leak. V. Stiviano said, she never leak to publish. Or did she? Or the hacker did?
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