Found April 27, 2014 on Los That Sports Blog:

Tweet The Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors still have a playoff game Sunday despite the drama surrounding Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments. Warriors guard Klay Thompson apparently was up to the task, and rose high over Glen Davis to finish this dunk in the second quarter: Golden State jumped all over the Clippers in the first half as Los Angeles appeared to be distracted, for obvious reasons. -ALR


Donald Sterling To Receive Award From NAACP Amid Controversy

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will receive an award from the Los Angeles chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored people just days after controversy erupted surrounding racist remarks attributed to him. The group has plans to honor Sterling, along with L.A. mayor Eric Garcetti and Rev. Al Shapton, at a May 15 banquet with a lifetime achievement...

Michael Jordan Declines to Speak on Donald Sterling

This is less surprising than Sterling’s comments. Michael Jordan doesn’t like to involved himself in anything controversial. You can say that is why his brand has been so strong for so long even after retirement, with that being said it would have been nice for him to say something, since he is the only minority owner of an NBA Franchise. Would that have been too much to ask...

Report: NBA Looking Into Clippers’ Owner Donald Sterling’s Alleged Racist Comments

The NBA is investigating the alleged offensive comments made by Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling (left) – Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports The National Basketball Association (NBA) is currently amidst an investigation involving Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling, who allegedly was caught on tape saying offensive comments, mainly premised around...

Kevin Hart Says He’s Boycotting Clippers Games

The list of celebrities who speak out against Clippers owner Donald Sterling and boycott Clippers games most likely won’t end here. Comedian Kevin Hart has joined with NBA legend Magic Johnson to say that he will boycott any Clippers games until the NBA has done something about Sterling. Donald T Sterling is a flat out Racist….he will never see another dollar from me!!! This...

Should the Clippers refuse to play their next home game?

We've already covered Donald Sterling's extremely racist, disturbing comments, but I needed to weigh in.If you're Doc Rivers, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin or any other member of the Clippers organization -- how do you continue to stay focused on the task at hand, and more importantly, continue to make this guy money?I understand that the Clippers players probably don'...

Village People hope to ban “YMCA” from being played at Clippers games

(Credit: Victor Willis, lead singer of legendary funk group The Village People, plans to ban their most popular song, “YMCA”, from being played at Los Angeles Clippers games. This move is just another among hundreds amid the public outrage against Clippers owner Donald Sterling after he was apparently caught on audio tape making several racist comments. Per Bleacher...

CarMax will no longer sponsor Clippers, Donald Sterling

The Los Angeles Clippers have officially lost their first sponsor as a direct result of owner Donald Sterling’s alleged racist rant, as used car retailer CarMax has announced it will end it’s nine-year relationship with the team. “CarMax finds the statements attributed to the Clippers’ owner completely unacceptable,” a representative for the company reportedly told […]

LeBron James On Donald Sterling: “No room for Donald Sterling in our league.”

Great work here by LeBron James to speak out on the Clippers owner and not hold it in. LeBron is a leader in the league and when he speaks, people do listen. Now it is time for the league to step up. LeBron: “No room for Donald Sterling in our league.” — Joseph Goodman (@JoeGoodmanJr) April 26, 2014 LeBron says he believes in Adam Silver and that he “must do something...

Clippers - Warriors Game Four, Or What Distraction Really Looks Like

Rain MakersThere's a lot of noise in sports about how distraction hurts teams, how one player can't put himself above the others, and how you can't tolerate that kind of thing, regardless of the talent of the individual doing the distraction. Sports teams are said to be fragile little bubbles of focus, ready to be spooked by any shiny item or petty disagreement, and the...

Village People Lead Singer Bans Clippers From Playing ‘Y.M.C.A.’

Racist remarks allegedly made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling have resulted in a trimmed-down setlist for the Staples Center’s DJ. The lead singer of the Village People, Victor Willis, tweeted Sunday night that he is banning the Clippers from playing his band’s stadium staple “Y.M.C.A” — or any other Village People tunes — during home games. Sterling, you...

Yokohama Tire Corporation Suspends Clippers Sponsorship

We have the 11th company to pull or suspend its sponsorships with the Los Angeles Clippers is the Yokohama Tire Corporation: ALERT: Yokohama Tire Corporation has suspended its sponsorship of the LA Clippers; will continue to assess situation & weigh options. — Sports Biz (@CNBCSportsBiz) April 28, 2014

Magic Johnson Responds On Twitter To Donald Sterling’s Racist Comments

Magic Johnson has responded on Twitter to Donald Sterling's racially charged comments, at which he was the center.

Omar From ‘The Wire’ Calls Out Donald Sterling During Brooklyn Nets Intros

Donald Sterling hasn’t made too many friends in the past week thanks to racist comments that were caught on tape recently. The Clippers owner also apparently has made a very fearsome enemy in one Michael K. Williams, best known as Omar Little from ‘The Wire.’ Williams, a Brooklyn native, was joined by Felicia “Snoop” Pearson to announce the Nets’ starting lineups prior...


Jim Crow Clipper: Sterling is under fire for alleged comments made about not wanting blacks at Clipper games.  The revelation of disturbing, racist statements presumably made by L.A. Clippers owner DONALD STERLING apparently caught on audiotape has caused a tremendous outcry for action taken against the eccentric owner. Reaction expressed by various athletes and leaders in the...

Donald Sterling Now Has The President Mad

((HT: CNN))All the way from Malaysia...It was part of President Barack Obama's tour of southeast Asia. He was set to give his condolences for the families of MH370 as part of his diplomatic mission to Asia Pacific nations. But the question evolved into affairs back home...And when you get the President in a lather over basketball, you get moments like that...
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