Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges
Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges

Jeff Taylor of the NBA`s Charlotte Hornets was arrested and charged Thursday on domestic assault allegations, just the latest unsavory incident to tarnish the reputation of US sports.

Danny Ferry steps away from Atlanta Hawks` operations
Danny Ferry steps away from Atlanta Hawks` operations

Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking an indefinite leave of absence over racial comments he made in a team meeting with the NBA club`s top officials.

Donald Sterling says LA Clippers not for sale - Report

Basketball franchise the Los Angeles Clippers is not for sale, owner Donald Sterling said on Monday, vowing to fight to keep the team he built, NBC News reported, in the latest salvo of his battle with the league.

NBA moves on Clippers sale, Sterling sues for $1 billion

The National Basketball Association said on Friday that it has reached an agreement with the estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling to sell the team, opening a new chapter for the franchise after 33 years under Sterling.

Regular season games set for London, Mexico City

The NBA will play regular-season games in Mexico City and London in the 2014-15 campaign, the league said Thursday.

NBA discusses Sterling`s response to forced sale of Clippers

The National Basketball Association said Wednesday its finance committee had discussed a response from Donald Sterling about orders to sell his pro basketball team for making racist remarks, and a vote remained scheduled for next week.

Sterling says NBA ban, forced sale is illegal - LA Times

Donald Sterling, banned from owning a pro basketball team for inflammatory remarks he made about African Americans, called the National Basketball Association`s action illegal because it was based on a "lover`s quarrel" that was "illegally recorded."

Donald Sterling hands control of L.A. Clippers to wife: Source

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, banned from the NBA for racist remarks, has handed controlling interest in his team to his wife, the co-owner, and she is negotiating with the league to sell the club, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Friday.

Cuban comments on bigotry stir debate

With the NBA in turmoil over racially charged remarks by Donald Sterling, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was finding Thursday just how tricky even discussion of bigotry can be.

NBA commissioner signals willingness for deal with Clippers owner

National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday he would prefer to let Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling sell his team "on a reasonable timetable" rather than proceed with trying to forcibly terminate his ownership.

Sterling`s Clippers fate set for June 3

The NBA charged Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday with racist conduct detrimental to the league, setting a June 3 hearing where owners could strip the team from him.

Sterling doubts players would strike: report

Donald Sterling, the embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner banned for life by the NBA for racist remarks, says he doubts players would strike if he still owns the team next season.

Johnson says disgraced Sterling living `in stone ages`

Basketball icon Magic Johnson said Tuesday that disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is "living in the stone ages" and deserves to lose his coveted NBA franchise.

Embattled Sterling slams Johnson

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling`s televised apology aimed at cooling a racism row only fueled the fire Monday when he took a vicious swipe at NBA icon Magic Johnson.

LA Clippers `will have new owners`

The man drafted by the NBA to oversee the Los Angeles Clippers after Donald Sterling`s lifetime ban in a racism row said Monday he thinks the team will have new owners.

Ex-Time Warner boss Parsons takes over Clippers

Richard Parsons, the former chairman of media giant Time Warner and Citigroup, was named Friday as the interim chief executive of the Los Angeles Clippers following a racism firestorm.

Sterling says `I`m not a racist` in new recording

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, banned for life by the NBA for racist remarks, insisted "I am not a racist" in comments on a recording made public Thursday.

Clippers president Roeser takes leave of absence

Los Angeles Clippers President Andy Roeser, who has been with the NBA club since 1984, will take an indefinite leave of absence starting immediately, the league announced Tuesday.

NBA panel agrees to act swiftly on bid to oust Clippers owner

The National Basketball Association on Thursday launched its bid to oust Donald Sterling as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers for racist comments as a panel of 10 fellow team owners or their proxies unanimously agreed to proceed "as expeditiously as possible," the NBA said.

Disgraced Clippers owner `will be forced out`

NBA owners will likely force out the disgraced Donald Sterling, one owner said Wednesday, as speculation intensified about who would snap up the Los Angeles Clippers after the billionaire was banned for making racist comments.