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Too bad Sterling missed the game.
by Just Bob
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 10:42 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Mixed league references aside, allow me to present the argument that the best way to fix the problems of offensive team owners is to change the ownership model away from individual owners and ...
by radabush
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 10:12 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Since Mr. Sterling is being forced to divest himself of the Clippers, the NBA is in effect forcing him to cash in the equity of hundreds of millions of dollars that the team has accumulated in the ...
by RepackRider
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 04:19 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver commented on the shocking, racist ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 11:25 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Racist jackass On Tuesday ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 250 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 11:22 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
From CNYCentral.com : Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life from the NBA , and will be fined $2.5 million, the max allowed fine. http://www.cnycentral.com/news/story....
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 242 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 11:02 AM PDT with 146 Recommends
Not much to say here, Bomani Jones (ESPN's Highly Questionable ) discusses the Donald Sterling issue - but gets to what matters. This is probably the best description of racism in America that I ...
by iced327
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 10:09 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
You NBA fans will appreciate this: There aren't a lot of things that get past me. So when ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 11:35 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
As a NBA fan since the Magic-Bird days, a sports fan in general, and a human being with enough brain to both notice and deplore racist filth when I see it - I'm calling for a boycott of all ...
by UntyingTheNot
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Apr 26, 2014 at 01:09 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I'm not a big basketball fan, but today I am going to be buying a number 98 Nets t-shirt. http://nba.si.com/2014/02/28/jason-collins-matthew-shepard-brooklyn-nets-jersey/ Nets center Jason Collins ...
by crystal eyes
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 10:13 AM PST with 7 Recommends
According to Newsday: The Nets have reached an agreement with Jason Collins, according to reports, paving the way for him to become the first openly gay athlete to play in one of America's top four ...
by hotdamn
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Feb 23, 2014 at 10:53 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Click on the above commercial. Go ahead! No, seriously, watch the above Coca-Cola Commercial and tell me how many non-whites are in that group. Do you know when this commercial came out? Freaking ...
by yoda1117
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 04:40 PM PST with 4 Recommends
There's been a lot of activity on the homophobia in professional sports front of late, because, so far, it appears that it's not just BEING out (Jason Collins), it's also supporting LGBT Civil ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 09:42 AM PST with 46 Recommends
Very sore losers. Last week,
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 01:04 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R. KY) and his sidekick, Minority Whip John Cornyn (R. TX) don't want anyone to say anything nice about the Affordable Health Care Act. Especially ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 11:18 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Here's a bright idea from the administration: Get the big professional sports leagues involved in the education effort for Obamacare.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Jun 27, 2013 at 12:20 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
http://publicshaming.tumblr.com/post/52763976629/racist-basketball-fans-pissed-a-mexican-american-boy Sabastian de la Cruz, a former participant on America's Got Talent, sang the national anthem at ...
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 11:42 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
More big names have been coming out campaigning for Congressman Ed Markey (D. MA) in his bid to fill Secretary of State John Kerry's (D. MA) Senate seat. Former Congressman Barney Frank (D. MA) ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jun 09, 2013 at 10:00 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
He was the man! I recall as a kid. One and two years old my parents, grad students at LSU, used to take me to see him play. To this day my father is proud of this. When I went to LSU 20 years later ...
by webranding
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 07:57 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
If you don't normally spend your Sunday mornings watching Stephen A. Smith indignantly demonstrating his knowledge of select portions of Roget's Thesaurus and admiring Barry Melrose's glistening ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jun 02, 2013 at 08:15 PM PDT with 3 Recommends