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Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board to Focus on Clippers

  According to Forbes, Steve Ballmer officially stepped down from his position on the Microsoft board to focus on his new title as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. “I bleed Microsoft — have for 34 years and I always will. I continue to love discussing the company’s future. I love trying new products and sending feedback. I love reading about what is going on at the company...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Gives Out Email Address

Fists up because Steve Ballmer is ready to play fight.  It seems like Steve Ballmer is going to be a great owner for the Los Angeles Clippers. Here are some reactions from his press conference. Steve Ballmer's intro music: Eminem's "Lose Yourself" — J.A. Adande (@jadande) August 18, 2014 Eminem sets the mood. Ballmer just gave everyone his email address… Sballmer...
Via Geeks and Cleats
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer Says Clippers Will Be “Hard Core”

The Los Angeles Clippers held a rally on Monday at Staples Center to celebrate their transition to new ownership. About 7500 fans showed up to the arena on a workday to celebrate with new owner Steve Ballmer, head coach Doc Rivers and Clippers players Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan and more. Steve Ballmer is PUMPED for his new role as owner. Ballmer came out to Eminem’s...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Went Bananas During Speech, Gave Out His Email

Steve Ballmer, who bought the Los Angeles Clippers from Donald Sterling for $2 billion dollars, has his introductory speech yesterday in front of fans at Staples Center. The former Microsoft CEO not only started chants during the event, he gave out his work email (sballmer@clippers.com). Ballmer’s definitely off to a good start. [BI] The post New Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Went...
Via Diehardsport
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer gets wild at intro

It’s a new day in the Los Angeles Clippers franchise. Donald Sterling is out and Steve Ballmer is in as the new owner of the team, and he’s more than excited about it. During Ballmer’s introductory press conference he showed some great passionate energy that provided fans with laughs, smiles, and entertainment. He had the […]
Via Full Scale Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ballmer's self-awareness has Clippers headed in right direction

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Ballmer doesn't know as much about NBA basketball as he thinks he should. The new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers was cut from his high school team as a freshman, and he doesn't have much experience playing the sport that he just invested $2 billion in. Despite attending "100-plus basketball games" last season -- most of which were for his...
Via Fox Sports West
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Clippers Won't Change Name Of Franchise

The Los Angeles Clippers will not change the name of the franchise under new owner Steve Ballmer. There had been speculation that the franchise may want to move past its identity under Donald Sterling. "I look at it as a name of survival. We've gone through a lot of stuff not just recently but for a long time," said Doc Rivers. Ballmer also made clear that the Clippers...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ballmer energetically kicks off 'new day' for Clippers

LOS ANGELES -- It hasn't always been Hip to Clip. "It's a New Day" was the overwhelming theme Monday for the Clippers organization and its fans, as new owner Steve Ballmer was introduced at the Clippers Fan Festival inside Staples Center.   Head coach Doc Rivers jokingly told a story about people in Los Angeles who were bashful in their claim of being Clippers...
Via Fox Sports West
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Goes Crazy at Fan Festival (Video)

Steve Ballmer is really, really excited to be the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. The former Microsoft CEO — who recently completed the purchase of the team from Donald Sterling for a price of $2 billion — attended a fan festival at the Staples Center on Monday, where he showed some incredible passion in front of his team’s fans. Ballmer has basically been screaming...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer debuts as LA Clippers owner

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Steve Ballmer has introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team. The former Microsoft CEO made his way through the crowd inside Staples Center, exchanging high-fives and clapping furiously as he took the stage Monday. Ballmer paid a record $2 billion for the team in a sale that was confirmed by a judge...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer debuts as Los Angeles Clippers owner

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Ballmer has introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team. The former Microsoft CEO made his way through the crowd inside Staples Center, exchanging high-fives and clapping furiously as he took the stage Monday. Ballmer paid a record $2 billion for the team in a sale that was confirmed by a judge last...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer Is A Man Possessed At Clippers Pep Rally

New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer was a man possessed at the Clippers pep rally on Monday.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer debuts as LA Clippers owner

LOS ANGELES (AP) Steve Ballmer has introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team. The former Microsoft CEO made his way through the crowd inside Staples Center, exchanging high-fives and clapping furiously as he took the stage Monday. Ballmer paid a record $2 billion for the team in a sale that was confirmed by a judge last...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steve Ballmer Is Already One Of The Most Entertaining Owners In The NBA

On Monday, the Los Angeles Clippers held a pep rally to welcome new owner Steve Ballmer to the team. Clippers fans were lined up down to Figueroa Blvd. for Ballmer pep rally at Staples Center pic.twitter.com/vgBoIHjXbu — J.A. Adande (@jadande) August 18, 2014 ESPN’s own J.A. Adande was on hand to report from the event and it really does sound like Steve Ballmer is going to be...
Via Next Impulse Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

If You Want Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Email Address Here it Is

The Clippers held a rally now that they have finally gotten rid of Donald Sterling and new owner Steve Ballmer was very excited. Ballmer just gave everyone his email address… Sballmer@clippers.com — Jill Painter Lopez (@jillpainter) August 18, 2014 Ballmer keeps yelling that clippers are going to be HARD CORE, BABY! Chris Paul, Blake griffin, doc rivers are laughing so hard...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Counting down the LA Clippers 10 must see games this season: 9-10

The schedule has been released for the 2014-2015 NBA season and it has everyone around the league buzzing. The Los Angeles Clippers will be looking to take another step closer towards winning the franchise’s first ever Larry O’Brian trophy and people everywhere will have plenty of chances to watch the Clippers in their quest. The Clips’ have 32 nationally televised games on...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

DeAndre Jordan takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge in Instagram video

After his Clippers teammate Chris Paul issued the Ice Bucket Challenge to teammate DeAndre Jordan, it was assumed that he would go through with the challenge. Yesterday, DeAndre decided to do a little bit of upping the ante with his challenge by getting two bucked dumped on him in an Instagram video: Nice job, Mr. Jordan! *** Jordan image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: Byron Scott throws out first pitch at Dodgers game

CBSSports.com New Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott attended Friday night’s L.A. Dodgers game and threw out the first pitch – let’s just say that Scott did a little better than Nick Young when he attempted the throw earlier in the year. Unlike when members of the Clippers attend Dodgers games – such as Chris Paul, who is routinely booed at Chavez Ravine – Scott...
Via Lakerholicz.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers Sale To Steve Ballmer Is Done

The transaction in which Steve Ballmer purchased the Los Angeles Clippers closed today following the entry of an order by a California court confirming the authority of Shelly Sterling, on behalf of the Sterling Family Trust, to sell the team.
Via Pro Bball Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul does Ice Bucket Challenge in Instagram video

Just when you thought that we had run out of Ice Bucket Challenge videos to post upon this website, Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul decided to take part in the event yesterday. Paul got doused in an Instagram video after receiving a challenge from New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith: During the video, Paul challenged Kevin Hart and DeAndre Jordan to take on the challenge! **...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyler Ulis does his best Chris Paul impersonation (video)

Tyler ulis may be the backup point guard right now, but he could be one of the best in the nation by the end of his freshman season if he keeps making moves like this. . Want to continue this Kentucky Wildcats  discussion? Then be sure to check out the KSC Forums Subscribe to our RSS feed to […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Jackson has strong thoughts on Ferguson cop

When you live in a constant state of paranoia of the cops, it makes you wonder if they get a rush out of killing unarmed individuals. What Stephen Jackson said is something that a lot of people think. Basically, they like killing people and getting away with it. Here are his comments via TMZ. “You gotta be walking around holding on to that inside you. It had to be a dream of his...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Shelly Sterling Gets Some Ridiculous Perks Over Sell Of Clippers…

Tweet   You are not the No. 1 Los Angeles Clippers fan. Shelly Sterling holds that title, officially.   That was just one of the perks that the estranged wife of Donald Sterling received in the $2 billion sale of the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, which was finalized on Tuesday. She actually gets the title of “Clipper’s Number 1 Fan” along with “Owner...
Via Los That Sports Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sterling's appeal to block Clippers sale denied by court

On Wednesday the 2nd Court of Appeal rejected Donald Sterling’s petition to halt the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer. That decision means Sterling has virtually no chance of getting the team back and that Ballmer’s purchase of the Clippers has been validated. The key part of court’s ruling reads as follows: “The evidence before this court indicates...
Via Rumors and Rants
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Doc Rivers And Steve Ballmer To Work On A New Contract

In the wake of owner Steve Ballmer gaining governorship control of the Los Angeles Clippers, discussions on a contract extension for Doc Rivers are expected to commence soon. Ballmer and Rivers had been eager to forge a long-term partnership, and a California court confirming the authority of Shelly Sterling to sell the franchise on behalf of the Sterling Family Trust has cleared...
Via Geeks and Cleats
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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