Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 5/13/14
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Shelly Sterling fired back at the NBA — for a decision to take away her shares of the Los Angeles Clippers — by branding the league as sexist and accusing them of having their own sort of discriminatory issues.The wife of Donald Sterling — the banned owner of the team — alluded to the S-word during an interview with the  Today show to describe how she is being forced to give up her 50-percent stake in the club by the league.The league issued a statement on Sunday saying her shares would be forfeited if team owners voted to force her disgraced husband — who was recorded making racial slurs two weeks ago — to sell.Asked what she thought of the NBA's decision, Sterling replied:"Would an owner's wife say the same thing and would the owner be asked to leave the NBA?" she asked back in the interview Tuesday morning. "Or would they say, 'Ah she's only the wife?'""Why am I the victim, when he's the perpetrator? If somebody kills somebody does the wife have to stand trial too?" she said to h...
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