Several civil rights organizations are applauding the NBA for its lifetime ban of Clippers owner Donald Sterling because of racist comments the league says he made in a recorded conversation.
“Congrats to the NBA and Commissioner Silver showing great leadership,” Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III tweeted after Silver’s announcement of Donald Sterling’s punishment for making racist remarks.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s ruling, to ban Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the league for life, yields a subsequent debate between 106.7 The Fan’s Lavar Arrington and Chad Dukes over possible invasion of privacy.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver administered a landmark lifetime ban from the league to Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Tuesday, confirming recordings of racist remarks released by TMZ over the weekend were in fact voiced by Sterling.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has tentatively decided to suspend Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling indefinitely, and enforce a multi-million-dollar fine, TMZ Sports is reporting.
Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.