With the news today that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling received a life-time ban from the NBA regarding racist comments made in an audio tape acquired TMZ, many around the NBA are pleased with the position taken by NBA commissioner Adam Silver.
After the news of Sterling’s ban was released, the Clippers official team website changed their main page to the below banner which shows a message saying, “We Are One” with a black background:
The Clippers website has updated it's front page. "We are ONE". pic.twitter.com/iuDJj7rUyk
— NBA Legion (@MySportsLegion) April 29, 2014
Later tonight, the Clippers will face the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center in game five of their first round playoff series.
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