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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer responds to a shareholder question during the Microsoft Shareholders Annual Meeting November 19, 2013 in Bellevue, Washington. Bellevue, Washington. The meeting was the last for Steve Ballmer as CEO, of which there have only been two in Microsoft's history. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Ballmer Brings Cheer, Competitiveness To Clippers

For decades, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was the technology giant’s biggest cheerleader. His booming voice and energetic high-fives are famous around Seattle. Now that he’s agreed to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion, Ballmer is expected to bring that boosterism to the hardwood down south.

06/02/2014

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Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer To Buy Clippers For $2B

Shelly Sterling says she has reached an agreement with former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2014

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Report: As Wife Negotiates Sale, Donald Sterling Unwilling To Part With Clippers

While reports suggest embattled Clippers owner Donald Sterling has authorized his wife, Shelly, to begin reviewing bids from groups interested in buying the team, Sterling’s attorney said Wednesday that he intends to fight to maintain his ownership.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2014

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Sterling’s Response To NBA: ‘Illegally Recorded’ Statements Cannot Be Used To Strip Ownership

A response filed with the NBA Tuesday by embattled Clippers owner Donald Sterling claims that the league’s use of an “illegally recorded” conversation that took place during a “lovers’ quarrel” cannot be used to strip him of his ownership.

05/27/2014

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 27: Shelly Sterling, the wife of Donald Sterling owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, watches the Clippers against the Golden State Warriors in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on April 27, 2014 in Oakland, California. The players wore theirs warm up this way in protest of owner Donald Sterling's racially insensitive remarks.

Shelly Sterling Reportedly Met With Ex-Microsoft CEO To Talk Clippers Sale

Could a move to Seattle be brewing for the Clippers?

05/26/2014

Donald Sterling and V. Stiviano attend a Clippers game together. (credit: CBS)

V. Stiviano Texted Sterling’s Racist Rant To Clippers Employee, LA Times Reports

The Los Angeles Times Thursday has revealed specifics about V. Stiviano’s deteriorating relationship with banned Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/22/2014

Former Citigroup and Time Warner chairman Dick Parsons held his first press conference Monday as the Clippers interim CEO. (Photo credit: CBS)

Clippers CEO Dick Parsons Clarifies College Hoops Experience

The interim chief executive of the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday responded to a report questioning his playing experience by saying he played one season of freshman basketball at the University of Hawaii and wasn’t very good.

05/22/2014

NEW YORK - MAY 20: An overall view during the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20, 2014 at the ABC News' 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studio in New York City.

Top 5 NBA Draft Lottery Alternatives

NBA Draft operates via a goofy lottery system. There has to be a better alternative than picking ping-pong balls out of a machine.

05/22/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver holds a press conference to discuss Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling at the Hilton Hotel on April 29, 2014 in New York City. Silver announced that Sterling will be banned from the NBA for life and will be fined $2.5 million for racist comments released in audio recordings. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Commissioner Silver: NBA Right In Plans To Force Sterling Out

When the NBA commissioner contrasts Durant’s address with Donald Sterling’s racist remarks, he believes the league is right in trying to force Sterling to sell the Los Angeles Clippers.

05/20/2014

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Ex-LA NAACP Head Says Sterling Was ‘Really Distraught,’ Near Tears After CNN Interview

The former president of the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP says Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was a “wreck” and almost crying after a television interview in which Sterling derided Magic Johnson as a role model.

05/19/2014

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NBA Initiates Charge To Terminate Donald Sterling’s Ownership Of The Clippers

The NBA Monday initiated a charge seeking to terminate Donald Sterling’s ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014

NBA All-Star Media Availability 2014

Exit Interviews: Clippers Want To Move On Without Sterling

The Los Angeles Clippers hadn’t even digested the final loss of their tumultuous season before they had to consider the growing possibility that owner Donald Sterling won’t leave the club quietly.

05/16/2014

Tampa Bay Rays v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Mike Trout Hits 3-Run Walk-Off HR To Lift Angels Past Tampa Bay

Mike Trout greeted Brad Boxberger with a three-run walkoff homer to cap a four-run ninth inning and give the Los Angeles Angels a 6-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series.

05/15/2014

Clipper owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers argues a call during a game against the Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center on October 31, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Experts Expect NBA To Win Legal Battle Against Sterling

A cadre of attorneys and a flurry of lawsuits could certainly slow down the NBA’s plan to force Donald Sterling to sell the Los Angeles Clippers over his recent racist comments, but legal experts say the league would likely prevail in the end.

05/15/2014

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Oklahoma City Thunder Eliminate Clippers From Playoffs After 104-98 Win

The Oklahoma City Thunder have defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 104-98 in game 6 , eliminating them from the NBA Playoffs in a best of seven series.

05/15/2014

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