The triumph here cannot resonate loudly and symbolically enough: A team comprised mostly of African-American men, in a league owned and operated almost entirely by white people, survived the racist bluster of a white, Jewish, 80-year-old owner and all
Now THAT is what you call a fierce, redoubtable leader dropping a nuclear bomb on a necessary target. In nailing America’s reigning racist with a lifetime ban, NBA commissioner Adam Silver has taken a striking stance that will be
They were going to boycott Tuesday night, every one of the six teams. And with all due respect to the steely will of Adam Silver, this was as much about green as it was black and white. If the
There is a grotesque, inevitable symmetry to it all. Just as the Los Angeles Clippers finally abandon three decades of laughingstock status to become a legitimate NBA contender, their low-class racist/bigot/creep of an owner is taking a historic plunge
Unless you wear a white hood or support the views of a Nevada cattle rancher named Cliven Bundy, who recently suggested that black people are “better off as slaves, picking cotton,’’ you are repulsed by Donald Sterling today. You
Jerry O'Neill explains why Orlando Magic fans should root for LA in the NBA Playoffs
NBA Lottery Draft The draft picks are set. Click here to view the draft order. Vinny del Negro fired as the Clippers head coach After having a good season, the Clippers made an early exit in the playoffs.