NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced that Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life from any team activities and forced to pay a fine of $2.5 million, the maximum allowed by NBA rules. This decision comes after racist comments caught on tape by his mistress, V. Stiviano, were published on TMZ.com on Friday night.
Silver also said that he and the league will urge Sterling to sell the team.
According the NBA’s investigation, which is now complete, the voice on the tape was that of Sterling, and more importantly, the views expressed on the tape are those of Sterling.
Finally, a reason to start going to 76ers games again.
After a long dry spell, some exciting NBA news has been announced! AI has accepted a deal to return to Philadelphia. I haven’t been to a 76ers game since he left town and I look forward to hopefully seeing him play again!
Welcome home Allen!! I can get my AI bobble-head back out!!!