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Political Basketball: White House Praises LeBron James; Republicans Crap On Him

Political Basketball: White House Praises LeBron James; Republicans Crap On Him

Yes, America, apparently everything is a partisan political issue, as two very different reactions to the news of LeBron James’ return to Cleveland demonstrate. The hot story on Friday was the tenterhooked anticipation of the NBA superstar’s decision on whether to return to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers, and when he did, the news temporarily swallowed [...]

Neurologist: Donald Sterling Has Alzheimer’s

The LA Clippers owner has been suffering from Alzheimer’s for the last three years according to a doctor testifying on behalf of Donald Sterling’s estranged wife, Shelly. // < ![CDATA[ var icx_iframe_id = "e430caa0-768a-480f-8952-a4bb3fdf9a72"; // ]]> Now read this:Rand Paul Has a White Supremacy Problem (Jul 31, 2014) Texas Republican Uses Ethnic Slur To Describe [...]

Donald Sterling Sued By Alleged Mistress Claiming Mistreatment And Racism

It’s not getting better for soon-to-be-former LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling. A woman who said she worked for Donald Sterling filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that the embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner fired her after she refused to have sex with him and repeatedly made racist and sexist remarks in her presence. Maiko Maya King said [...]

Donald Sterling Attends Black Church Service

Soon-to-be former LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling obviously thought going to a black church would clear him of racism charges. According to the Associated Press, he went to a service at the Praises of Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles and received a “warm welcome” from the congregation. I think the guy on the [...]

Sterling Ex Attacked By Men Shouting Racial Slurs

The ex-girlfriend of Donald Sterling, V. Stiviano, was physically attacked by two men at New York restaurant. …two men attacked her and “punched her on the right side of her face several times,” according to her attorney, Mac Nehoray. “They were about 5-foot-7 and they knew exactly who she was,” he said. “They began to [...]

The Real Reason Steve Ballmer Bought The Clippers

“I’ve already got the perfect mascot for the team!,” he didn’t say. Now read this:Stephen A. Smith Apologizes For Saying Women Can ‘Provoke Wrong Actions’ (Jul 28, 2014) Man Catches 482 Pound Fish (Jul 13, 2014) Referee Punched By Soccer Player Declared Dead (Jul 2, 2014) Jabbar: Soccer ‘Doesn’t Fully Express The American Ethos’ (Jul [...]

Donald Sterling Ruled ‘Mentally Incapacitated’

Donald Sterling can’t contest the sale of the LA Clippers, having been declared “mentally incapacitated.” ESPN.com’s Ramona Shelburne reports the disgraced Clippers owner was ruled mentally unfit to negotiate the sale of the team, leading his wife, Shelly, to be declared the sole trustee of the family’s trust… Sterling, 80, has owned the Clippers for [...]

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Buying LA Clippers

It’s for a paltry $2 billion. Ballmer, who was chief executive of Microsoft for 14 years, was chosen over competitors that included Los Angeles-based investors Tony Ressler and Bruce Karsh and a group that included David Geffen and executives from the Guggenheim Group, the Chicago-based owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to three individuals [...]

Sterling Cut Off Viviano Who Then Said ‘Let The Games Began’ (SP)

Donald Sterling revoked V. Stiviano’s Clipper privileges shortly before she went crazy on him. Sterling revoked gal pal V. Stiviano’s tickets, parking passes and luxury suite access to Los Angeles Clippers games in April, possibly touching off a crazy chain of events that ended with him losing his high-flying basketball franchise, according to the LA [...]

Wife Of Donald Sterling Agrees To Sell Clippers

Rachel Sterling has been given permission to sell the LA Clippers by her estranged husband. The terms involve Mrs. Sterling retaining a minority interest in the team. It was not immediately clear whether the NBA will agree to Shelly Sterling’s terms. The NBA, which banned Sterling for life on April 29, has said its move [...]

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