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UPDATE: NBA Bans Clippers Owner From League

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NBC News - Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life and fined $2.5 million for racist comments, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday.

The move comes after days of outrage at ugly words attributed to Sterling from a taped conversation with an ex-girlfriend.

The comments, where the owner seemed to say he didn't want his much-younger girlfriend hanging out with Black people on Instagram or bringing them to games, were first by TMZ and then in another recording posted on the website Deadspin.


The NBA is preparing to hold a news conference regarding their investigation involving Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

The news conference is scheduled to being at 2pm eastern.

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