Steve Ballmer has just purchased the LA Clippers from accused racist Donald Sterling, and sources have revealed to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that the players are totally ‘ecstatic’ over their new owner.
On May 30, it was announced that Steve Ballmer, former CEO of Microsoft, purchased the LA Clippers from Donald Sterling for a whopping $2 billion. With his estimated wealth a reported $20.7 billion, however, it’s a drop in the bucket, and his new players are “ecstatic” to have him on board, a source close to the players revealed to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY. Find out why below!
Donal Sterling opened up to Anderson Cooper in a May 11 interview. Donald admitted that he made a ‘terrible mistake’ when he made racist remarks about African-Americans in a recording that was leaked to the public in April.
Donald Sterling, 80, sat down with Anderson Cooper on may 11, and admitted that he made a “terrible mistake.” The embattled owner of the NBA basketball team, the LA Clippers, was very open with Anderson regarding racist remarks he made about African-Americans in a April recording.
Donald Sterling can add cancer to his long list of troubles. The recently disgraced LA Clippers owner has been allegedly battling cancer for the last two years according to a report but that’s not all he’s fighting.
Overnight Donald Sterling, 80, has gone from a revered NBA team owner to a racist public enemy, and on top of that it’s now been reported that he has cancer. Man, talk about out of the frying pan…
Justice is served! After Los Angeles Clippers owner, Donald Sterling was banned for life from all NBA events by commissioner Adam Silver, the sports world spoke out, praising the commish for his swift punishment.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced on April 29 that Los Angeles Clippers owner, Donald Sterling, was not going to get off easy for his horrible, racist remarks that went public on April 26. Adam banned Sterling for life from all NBA events and also hit him with a $2.5 million fine, and immediately after, members of the NBA family spoke out and praised him for the taking the most drastic measures.
Donald Sterling is paying for the racist comments he was caught saying to girlfriend Vanessa Stiviano. On April 29, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver held a press conference on the punishment — and he banned him for life from all off the NBA.
The Los Angeles Clippers owner since 1981, Donald Sterling, is not getting off easy. Adam Silver took the mic in New York City to make a strong statement, announcing that Sterling will never be able to attend another NBA event, and that he personally will be fined $2.5 million.
Just because Donald Sterling completely crossed the line with his shocking comments made April 9, doesn’t mean his estranged wife feels the same way — she’s actually ‘devastated’ that he would say such racist remarks!
We were shocked when an audio recording surfaced of Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling, 80, making completely racist remarks to girlfriend Vanessa Stiviano, 31. And we weren’t the only ones. His estranged wife was completely caught off guard and finds his remarks “despicable!” Read her interview here.
The LA Clippers completely dissed team owner Donald Sterling during their NBA play-off game warm-ups on April 27. In an act of team unity and show of disgust for the racist remarks made by Donald on April 26, the players wore their warm-up jerseys inside out and threw them into a pile on the court. Click above to watch the video.
The LA Clippers made a strong statement, against owner Donald Sterling, before the start of their NBA play-off game on April 27. As an act of team unity the players wore their team warmup jerseys inside out in order to cover up the Clippers logo. The players later stripped them off and threw them to the ground in a pile at mid-court.
President Barack Obama slammed Donald Sterling during a press conference on April 27. Not only did President Obama call the L.A. Clippers owner ‘ignorant,’ he declared that he is confident NBA commissioner will Adam Silver will ‘do the right thing’ in response to Donald’s horrific racist rant.
President Barack Obama, , has no time for Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, , and his ‘ignorant’ racist comments. Click inside to watch POTUS slam Donald during a press conference in Malaysia.
The Los Angeles chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is set to award Donald Sterling — the owner of the LA Clippers who doesn’t want black people at his games — with a Lifetime Achievement Award during a gala on May 15. How’s that for irony?
Only slightly less shocking than Donald Sterling‘s incredibly racist comments is the fact that the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP is set to present Donald with a Lifetime Achievement Award on May 15. Considering that this isn’t the first time that the LA Clippers owner has been outed as a racist, we have to wonder why he was being granted this honor on the NAACP’s 100th anniversary in the first place. Read on for the NAACP’s statement and puzzle with us in the comments over why anyone would ever want to give Donald an award for anything in the comments below!
LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling is firing back at the media, claiming that he is definitely ‘not a racist’ after an audio tape of Donald making racist remarks was released to the public on April 26. However, HollywoodLife.com has the EXCLUSIVE details that further prove Donald is not all he claims to be.
Donald Sterling is probably regretting some of his comments right about now. The LA Clippers owner was allegedly caught on tape making racist remarks about African-Americans but he says those comments are all taken out of context. HollywoodLife.com managed to get the exclusive details that further prove Donald could be 2014’s Mel Gibson when it comes to racist rants.
Lamar Odom was ‘in complete shock’ over Donald Sterling’s racist rant which was released on April 25. An ex-LA Clippers forward himself, sources close to Lamar are telling HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that that he just ‘couldn’t believe it.’
Lamar Odom, 34, began his professional career with the LA Clippers in 1999, having been drafted just after completing his freshman year. He played with them until 2003 and returned briefly in 2012 until 2013. Therefore, you can probably imagine that he was surprised by Donald Sterling‘s incredibly racist remarks — after all, Donald said that he didn’t want black people at his games! “Lamar was shocked,” a source close to Lamar is telling HollywoodLife.com exclusively. Read on for more of his reaction, and our source’s thoughts on whether Donald will ever be stripped of his ownership!
LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling let loose with his most racist remarks yet — and trust us, that’s saying a lot — during a 9-minute rant that mentioned, among other things, that he doesn’t want black people at his games. Read on for reactions from Magic Johnson, Meek Mill, Keith Olbermann and more!
Donald Sterling, owner of the LA Clippers, is fast becoming one of the most hated men of the NBA. His racist, hypocritical rant which was released on April 25 had him telling his mixed-race girlfriend, V. Stiviano, that it “bothers” him that she has to “broadcast” her “[association] with black people” — all because she posted an Instagram photo of herself with Magic Johnson. Donald also made clear that he doesn’t want black people at his games — not even Magic. Unsurprisingly, the outcry has been swift and strong, and everyone from Magic Johnson to rapper Meek Mill and political commentator Keith Olbermann have spoken out against Donald. Read on to find out what celebs and fans are saying about this crazy scandal!
Basketball fans were shocked by LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s incredibly racist rant which was recorded on April 9 by his girlfriend, V. Stiviano, after she posted a photo to her Instagram of herself with ex-Lakers superstar Magic Johnson.
Today, in news that is awful yet unsurprising, Donald Sterling, owner of the LA Clippers, has once again reminded us all that he is an unrepentant racist. On April 9, his girlfriend V. Stiviano — notably, of black and Mexican heritage — posted a photo of herself with Magic Johnson, legendary ex-point guard for the LA Lakers. Well, Donald — who has made racist remarks many times in the past — didn’t take too kindly to V. “broadcasting” her “[association] with black people,” and his crazy, archaic, nonsensical rant was recorded by V. and has now been released. Click through to listen!