*The NBA, its players and essentially, everyone in the sports world have had a little too much leniency with a certain team owner. He’s been allowed to run amok to the point of even heckling his own players.
But, the issue runs a bit deeper than the heckling. He was ordered to pay “the largest monetary payment ever obtained” in a discrimination lawsuit against him, according to Yahoo! Sports Don Wetzel.
Donald Sterling, the owner of the L.A. Clippers, agreed to pay $2.73 million in early November to settle a federal discrimination case against him that alleges “he discriminated against blacks, Hispanics and families with children in renting apartments in greater Los Angeles.” The settlement is (more…)