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NBA Team Owner in Hot Water Over Racist Remarks
Cedar Rapids, IA (CBS 2/FOX 28) - An NBA team owner is in hot water this morning after allegedly making racist comments during an argument with his girlfriend.
In a recording released by TMZ Sports, LA Clippers owner, Donald Sterling says that he doesnt think that his girlfriend should broadcast that she's associating with black people.
This comes after his girlfriend took a photo with Magic Johnson at a clippers game.
The Los Angeles Clippers turned their shirts inside out during their playoff game in Oakland yesterday in silent protest. The NBA is now investigating the recording.
Magic Johnson addressed the issue saying on ESPN saying this kind of talk has no place in today's society.
Sterling was supposed to receive a lifetime achievement award from the LA chapter of the NAACP in May.
They have announced that he will no longer be receiving that award.