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A general view of play during the McCoys Premier League Darts Playoffs Final match between Michael van Gerwen and Raymond van Barneveld at O2 Arena on May 22, 2014 in London, England (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Knicks To Play Regular-Season Game Against Bucks In London

The Houston Rockets and Minnesota Timberwolves will play at the Mexico City Arena on Nov. 12. The Milwaukee Bucks will face New York at The O2 on Jan. 15.

05/29/2014

Donald Sterling (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Charges Donald Sterling, Sets Up June 3 Hearing In NY

The exiled Clippers owner, who is expected to be voted out, has until May 27 to respond to the charge, and the right to appear at the hearing..

05/20/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images), Donald Sterling (Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts: NBA Likely To Win Legal Fight Despite Sterling’s Threats

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, but legal experts say the league would likely prevail in the end.

05/16/2014

Magic Johnson  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images), Clippers owner Donald Sterling (Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Donald Sterling Sparks More Outrage With ‘Malicious’ Magic-HIV Comments

An interview that was supposed to be an attempt at rehabilitation instead had Clippers owner Donald Sterling facing fresh rebukes as he went from apologizing for recent racist remarks to slamming Magic Johnson.

05/13/2014

Donald Sterling (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Donald Sterling Apologizes For Comments, Claims He Isn’t A Racist

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for racist comments captured on tape, saying they were a “terrible mistake.”

05/11/2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 19: (2nd L) Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers watches the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NBA Owners To Begin Process Of Ousting Donald Sterling

The 10-member committee will have a conference call two days after Commissioner Adam Silver banned Sterling for life from the league and fined him $2.5 million for making racist comments.

05/01/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Press Conference (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Commissioner Silver Threw Down A 2-Handed Jam On Sterling

Getting banned for life and fined was always the inevitable result of Donald Sterling’s racist diatribe, but it was the way NBA Commissioner Adam Silver did it that really needs to be applauded.

04/30/2014

Oprah Winfrey (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

Oprah Winfrey Among Celebs Considering Purchase Of Clippers

Oprah is the latest to hop on board, CBS News confirms. Other household names have publicly declared interest in a stake, including rapper Dr. Dre and actor Matt Damon.

04/30/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images), Donald Sterling (Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Sterling Deserved What He Got, And Silver Played It Perfectly

In a totally opposing and refreshing way, Silver went from wide-eyed newbie to avatar of justice. There’s a new sheriff in town, and an old, angry man on his way out.

04/30/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: NBA Commish Silver Was Sterling On Punishment

The NBA can’t legislate thought. But it can do something about the thinkers who just don’t fit in with its goals or image. Adam Silver did that Tuesday, perfectly.

04/30/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images), Donald Sterling (Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Goodbye, Donald: Clippers Owner Sterling Banned For Life

The rebuke, which came three days after the scandal broke, is the harshest penalty ever issued by the league and one of the stiffest punishments ever given to an owner in professional sports.

04/29/2014

James Dolan (Photo by Fernando Leon/Getty Images)

Dolan Comes Out In Full Support Of NBA Commissioner’s Ruling On Sterling

Count Knicks owner James Dolan as one who thinks the NBA got things right on Tuesday.

04/29/2014

Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

On WFAN: TNT Broadcaster Expects LAPD On High Alert For Clippers-Warriors

Kevin Harlan isn’t sure what we’ll see on the court from the Clippers on Tuesday night. But the TNT announcer knows what to expect elsewhere in and around Staples Center: security — and lots of it.

04/29/2014

An NBA fan (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) and Clippers star Chris Paul  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) protest against Donald Sterling.

Schmeelk: Only Players, Fans, Sponsors Can Truly Punish Donald Sterling

I’m sure Adam Silver and the NBA will do a great job and punish Sterling to the extent of their powers. But in the end they can’t give people what they want: the Clippers owner out of the league.

04/29/2014

Clippers owner Donald Sterling  (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images), Mavericks owner Mark Cuban (Photo by Mpu Dinani/Getty Images)

Mark Cuban Condemns Sterling, But Says Ousting Owner A ‘Slippery Slope’

The Dallas Mavericks owner called Donald Sterling’s purported comments about minorities “abhorrent” while saying he didn’t think the NBA could force him out as owner of the Clippers.

04/29/2014

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