Shelly Sterling, Donald Sterling’s wife of 50 years, owns half of the Clippers (thanks to California law). She wants to maintain control of the team. The NBA wants to force a sale.
An NBA executive tells the New York Daily News that disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling will sue the league if the other 29 owners vote to force him to sell the team.
Magic Johnson’s denial that he wants to buy the Clippers from Donald Sterling has been sandwiched by reports that he did.
Oprah, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and P. Diddy are a few names that have been thrown around with interest in purchasing the Clippers.
What if a celebrity owned your favorite team?
The NBA advisory finance committee will be meeting on Thursday to discuss the dismissal of Donald Sterling.