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Disgraced former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling made his players feel like they were playing out a scene from Jordan Peele’s highly acclaimed movie Get Out. Well, at least according to former Clippers guard Baron Davis. On Thursday, Davis spoke on ESPN’s The Hoop Collective podcast about what it was like playing for Sterling, […]

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“The Steelers are coming. The Steelers are coming.’’ Like Paul Revere riding through Concord, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown announced to the world earlier this week that the Steelers are on their way. This is not how Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin wanted to begin a week of preparation for Sunday’s AFC Championship game […]

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This post could easily be filled with the dozens of instances of Black people who […]

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Is it another case of an NBA owner’s racial insensitivity coming to light in a […]

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New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer’s first big move happened Wednesday when the team […]

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Donald Sterling, disgraced and stripped of his NBA franchise after recorded racist remarks were released […]

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Donald Sterling, for all his defiance, still lost his team. A judge has ruled that […]

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Donald Sterling is as stubborn as he is inappropriate, vowing now not only to not […]

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Disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, whose racist rant to a girlfriend made him […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders pressed for greater diversity in NBA front offices in a meeting with Commissioner Adam Silver on Wednesday amid discussions about racial issues raised by the ouster of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling...

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OPINION - If Steve Ballmer’s reported offer to purchase the L.A. Clippers is approved by the NBA in the upcoming weeks many will claim victory over the racist ranting of an elderly mad man, but some of us will see it as the changing same...

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(AP) - Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban apologized to Trayvon Martin's family on Thursday over his choice of words in a videotaped interview in which he addressed bigotry and prejudice...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The former president of the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP said Monday that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was a "wreck" and almost crying after a television interview in which Sterling derided Magic Johnson as a role model...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson says Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has badly outdated views about minorities and is shockingly ignorant about HIV and AIDS for such a prominent public figure...

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OPINION - To be honest, Sterling has only said what I have heard so many more experienced older Black folks say in private contexts...

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OPINION - Clippers owner Donald Sterling wants America to know one thing: He is "not a racist." The declaration of Sterling's non-racistness will air in full during an interview with Anderson Cooper set to air Monday night on CNN...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for racist comments captured on tape, saying they were a "terrible mistake."

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will fight to retain her 50 percent ownership stake in the team, her lawyer said Thursday...

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theGRIO REPORT- Those 'new' quotes from Michael Jordan aren't new at all, according to the author of a new biography of the 6-time NBA Champion...

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OPINION - You’ve probably heard the tape of what is purported to be Donald Sterling being a belligerent bigot and telling his girlfriend (who is half black, half Mexican) not to associate with any black people. She’s also not allowed to bring any black people to his games, especially Magic Johnson...

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