LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life, fined $2.5M
POSTED: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 1:18pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 3:01pm
NBC News confirms that LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life and fined $2.5M, according to a senior NBA official.
In a press conference that took place Tuesday afternoon, NBA Commssioner Adam Silver said Sterling is barred from attending or participating in any league activity.
Adam Silver said, "We will use the board of governors to force Sterling to sell" the Clippers.