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  1. Sport - BASKETBALL

    NBA gets back to business following tumultuous off season as game one approaches

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 09:22pm by AFP

    ... Racism issues forced two team ownership changes, injuries hit stars Kevin Durant and Paul George and the league signed a nine-year television deal worth US$24 billion that begins in 2016 ...

  2. Sport - BASKETBALL

    Court approves sale of Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer as Donald Sterling plans appeal

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 11:01am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Clippers sale gets court green light   The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald Sterling can proceed with the record US$2 billion sale of the NBA team despite her husband’s objections, a judge ruled on Monday, in a likely close to a case of lingering racism in American sports. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas said ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Audio recording puts Clippers owner in eye of racism storm

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 09:40pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Probe under way after owner of Los Angeles franchise is accused of telling girlfriend in taped conversation not to associate with blacks Recording puts Clippers boss in racism storm The NBA is investigating an audio recording posted online of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling allegedly telling his girlfriend not to post photographs of herself with black ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Kevin Johnson rises to the occasion in Sterling affair

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 10:23pm by Ryan Lillis in Los Angeles

    ... removed from the league after he was caught on tape reportedly making racist comments. Then, Johnson was about to respond on behalf of NBA players. When you have institutional racism, when you ... on Tuesday morning. "When you have institutional racism, when you hear those audio tapes, you just can't believe that it's 2014," he said. "This was personal," he added, ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Clippers sponsors rush for the exits

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 10:05pm by AFP

    ... "the influence and impact of racism in the National Basketball Association". In the recording, a man, purportedly Sterling, said he did not want his girlfriend associating with blacks ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Sterling is Silver's defining moment

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 09:09pm by NYT

    ... Tim Reynolds New NBA commissioner's honeymoon is over and he needs to deal quickly, decisively and effectively with the Clippers racism scandal Sterling is Silver's defining moment The Los Angeles Clippers were taking the day off. Adam Silver is unlikely to get that same luxury. Facing the first real crisis of his short tenure as NBA commissioner, Silver is under ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Jeremy Lin recalls racial 'barriers'

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 03:04pm by AFP

    ... and the Knicks refused to match it, Lin departed for Texas, where retired Chinese star centre Yao Ming played his entire NBA career. Lin felt racism slaps last season such as an ESPN website headline ...



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