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Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers

...Shelly Sterling, on behalf of the Sterling Family Trust, to sell the franchise to the former Microsoft CEO.The NBA Board of Governors had previously approved the sale."Really excited - in a pretty hardcore way - to continue the path to making the...
Today in Sports History

...capturing the Hollywood Gold Cup. He had previously won the $1 million Pimlico Special on May 12.1991 - The NHL's Board of Governors adopts instant replay.1995 - The New Jersey Devils complete a four-game sweep with a 5-2 win over the Detroit...
NBA, Lapchick won't get legal pushover in Donald Sterling juice. It's unclear whether Sterling gave his wife Shelly the legal power to sell the team. The league's board of governors is expected to vote to strip the Sterlings of their right to control the team's future on Tuesday.The NBA's...
LA NAACP head resigns over move to honor Sterling

...Sterling from the league for life, fined the real estate magnate $2.5 million, and said he wanted the league's board of governors to make Sterling sell the team.Sterling is the NBA's longest-tenured owner. He is also among the league's...
Today in sports history night.2010 - Michael Jordan becomes the first ex-player to be a majority owner in the NBA. The NBA's Board of Governors unanimously approves Jordan's $275 million bid to buy the Charlotte Bobcats from Bob Johnson.2011 - Toney Douglas...
Investor seeking to buy Kings

...and compared the city's efforts to keep the Kings a "Hail Mary."Johnson made a desperate pitch to the NBA Board of Governors in April 2011, promising league owners the city would find a way to help finance a new arena to replace the team's...
Jerry Buss, Lakers' flamboyant owner, dies at 80

...daughter Jeanie runs the franchise's business side.Jerry Buss still served two terms as president of the NBA's Board of Governors and was actively involved in the 2011 lockout negotiations, developing blood clots in his legs attributed to his...
Top players at halfway mark of NHL season honored for their championship is preliminarily set for March 26 or 27. ... The NHL's decision to have the Board of Governors vote via fax on proposed realignment for next season indicates it expects overwhelming approval. Voting was to begin...
Sacramento, Seattle groups present to NBA owners

...made.A vote was expected during the April 18-19 board of governors meeting. But Stern said questions remain about real...the team for $341 million since January.The NBA Board of Governors is expected to make a decision by mid-April. If...
Campaign-ing for the Kings: Sacramento vs Seattle

...discuss a counteroffer to a pending purchase agreement with a Seattle group - and circle back to Manhattan when the NBA Board of Governors meets April 18-19. That's when a vote is expected on the franchise's fate."This is all we have," Dave...


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