Basketball legend, and NBA Hall of Famer, Earvin Magic Johnson has expressed his overwhelming joy at the recent resignation of former Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni.
According to Darren Rovell, ESPN’s financial analyst, the Los Angeles Clippers could fetch $1 billion upon the NBA’s force sell of the team.
Oprah Winfrey, David Geffen and Larry Ellison are one of several groups expressing early interest in purchasing the Clippers when the NBA forces Donald Sterling to sell the team.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has just banned Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the NBA for life and fined him $2.5 million. This is the harshest penalty Sterling could receive under the private constitution and bylaws of the NBA.
In yesterday’s playoff game in Oakland against the Golden State Warriors, players for the Los Angeles Clippers wore black wrist bands, sleeves and socks in response to an alleged leaked conversation their owner, Donald Sterling, had with an estranged girlfriend.
Metarie, LA based smoothie chain, Smoothie King, has acquired the naming rights to the New Orleans Arena, home to the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans. The new name for the arena will be the Smoothie King Center.
“The game is ours, we’ll never foul out. Y’all just better hope we gracefully bow out.” – Jay-Z “Do It Again (Put Ya Hands Up)”