Found May 04, 2014 on Bush League Chronicle:
It was only a matter of time before Saturday Night Live took a stab at the whirlwind controversy surrounding the recently outlawed Donald Sterling.The show opened its episode last night by doing a mock press conference featuring NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Sterling. The situation involving the maligned Clippers owner is anything but funny. However, SNL always finds a way to spin awkward topics into comedic entertainment.Via Bleacher Report

'I wish I had just paid her off!'

This guy is a real class act huh? This is what he had to tell CNN about his situation: “I wish I had just paid her off!” – Donald Sterling on girlfriend V. Stivianio. More details this hour in the CNN #sitroom — The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) May 2, 2014 Keep it classy Donald.

Sterling: 'I wish I had just paid her off' to hide racist rant

Donald Sterling no longer is welcome in any NBA arena and his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers is in jeopardy after a recording of his bizarre racist rant became public last Saturday. Rather than apologize for his comments, however, Sterling is reportedly expressing a much different type of remorse. He is not sorry for what he said. Apparently, he is sorry for failing to buy...

V. Stiviano On ’20/20′: Donald Sterling Not Racist (Video)

The Donald Sterling saga has had more twists and turns than a Six Flags ride, but Sterling and his pal V. Stiviano seem ready to clear the air by embarking on a media tour. Sterling reportedly bailed on his interviews with Anderson Coopers and Barbara Walters this week, but Stiviano kept her date with Walters on “20/20″ to tell her side of the story. Stiviano, who recorded the...

V Stiviano Tells Barbara Walters That Sterling Isn’t a Racist

I think poor V Stiviano must be confused. She told Barbara Walters in her long sit down interview that she doesn’t think Donald Sterling is a racist and the audio was taken out of context: We’re told V. Stiviano did sit for a LONG interview with Walters, telling Babs she does NOT believe Sterling is a racist and saying the 15 minutes of audio were “taken out of context....

Report: Donald Sterling To Sue NBA To Block Sale Of Clippers

Donald Sterling is a litigious man who enjoy the courtroom as much as he enjoys owning the L.A. Clippers.  So when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver dropped the hammer down on Sterling and issued a lifetime ban, a $2.5 million fine and efforts to force a sale of the team, he did it knowing that Sterling would not go quietly. The New York Daily News is reporting that Sterling is prepared...

Donald Sterling breaks silence: “I wish I had just paid her off.”

(Credit: Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has finally made his first public comments since the release of an audio tape on which he made several racist comments. This saga led to him being banned for life from the NBA. In an interview with DuJour magazine, Sterling had some interesting things to say about his former girlfriend, who recorded the...

Donald Sterling's wife supports NBA's Clippers takeover

The NBA is moving in on the Los Angeles Clippers. In the wake of the racially charged comments from team owner Donald Sterling that led to the ruling from Commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday that he be removed, NBA spokesman Mike Bass announced Saturday that the league will now begin a search for a new Clippers CEO. What's more, Silver has the support of Sterling's wife...

Donald Sterling reportedly cancelled interviews with Barbara Walters, Anderson Cooper

On Friday, V. Stiviano sat down for an exclusive interview with ABC’s Barbara Walters to discuss Donald Sterling and her relationship with the Los Angeles Clippers owner. We’ve yet to hear from Sterling, although it sounds like the original plan was for that to happen. According to TMZ, Sterling spoke with both Walters and Anderson […]

Donald Sterling, discrimination and Rich DeVos

It has been more than a week since the release of the infamous phone conversation between now-suspended Clippers owner Donald Sterling and his girlfriend where Sterling made several racist comments about who his girlfriend should and should not associate with or bring to “his” Clippers games. Adam Silver brought the hammer down swiftly last Tuesday banning Sterling for life and...

Report: Sterling seeking counsel for upcoming lawsuit against NBA

Less than a week since Adam Silver handed Donald Sterling a lifetime ban and the NBA’s owners began the process of ousting the Los Angeles Clippers owner, reports are beginning to circulate that Sterling won’t go quietly into the night. In a report from TMZ Sports, Sterling is apparently exploring his options for representation before filing a lawsuit against the league: Donald...

J.J. Redick encountered Donald Sterling's racism early

When the Los Angeles Clippers are old and gray and the time comes to tell their children about the time their basketball world was turned upside down, no two stories will be the same. Each has his own vantage point. Each has his own emotions. Each has his own response. But the story about J.J. Redick and his surreal first season with the Clippers captures the Donald Sterling experience...

Could Doc Rivers & the NBA be helping Donald Sterling?

Looking to move Donald Sterling away from the Los Angeles Clippers as fast as they can, the National Basketball Association announced they will appoint a CEO to watch over the team until it is sold. A search committee will be formed to fill the position with rumors that Clippers head coach “Doc” Rivers will be part of the search committee. As the NBA looks to keep the Clippers...

NBA to Appoint CEO for Los Angeles Clippers

photo credit: Mike Licht, via photopin cc The NBA has announced Saturday that a chief executive officer will be chosen to oversee the operations of the Los Angeles Clippers due to the “ban for life” placed on owner Donald Sterling, forbidding him from participating in NBA business of any kind. Once punishment was handed down to Sterling, the Clippers were able...

Clippers overcome adversity, Warriors to advance to NBA conference semifinals

Next victim. The Clippers over the past week have had to endure one of the bigger sports scandals in recent memory, no thanks to the racist comments of since-banned team owner Donald Sterling caught on tape. Battered but unbowed, they found a way to weather a hurtful and emotional storm when they defeated the Golden State Warriors 126-121 on Saturday to win Game 7 of their first...

LA Mayor Thinks Sterling Will Fight For Clippers

((HT: CBS News/Face The Nation))Shocking no one, really, the mayor of Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti thinks that current Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will hang on to the NBA franchise in a very protracted battle...Garcetti made these remarks on the Sunday morning talk show circuit...Here's Bob Schieffer with GarcettiThe prevailing thoughts are that Sterling will do...
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