Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks over racially charged e-mail
Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks over racially charged e-mail

Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he`ll sell his controlling interest in the NBA team in the wake of racially charged remarks he made in an e-mail two years ago.

With Donald Sterling saga over, Steve Ballmer gets ovation from Clipper Nation

With his trademark top-of-the-lungs, high-fiving, rambunctious enthusiasm, former Microsoft Corp chief executive Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans on Monday, promising a new era for the NBA team after former owner Donald Sterling was banned for life over racist remarks.

Donald Sterling`s last bid to halt LA Clippers sale blocked by court

Former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his final chance to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA team to former Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, when a California appeals court refused on Wednesday to halt the deal.

Los Angeles Clippers sale to Steve Ballmer finalized - NBA

Steve Ballmer, the former head of Microsoft, has completed his $2 billion purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, ending a saga that began when former team owner Donald Sterling was heard making racist remarks to his girlfriend on a tape recording.

Court rejects Donald Sterling`s bid to halt Clippers sale

An appeals court denied late Friday a request from embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling to halt the proposed $2 billion sale of the NBA team to ex-Microsoft tycoon Steve Ballmer.

Donald Sterling appeals July court ruling

Donald Sterling filed a petition with a US appeals court Friday requesting an order blocking the proposed $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to ex-Microsoft tycoon Steve Ballmer.

Sterling, Ballmer discuss possible Clippers deal, says source

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday met with former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer to discuss a possible settlement over Sterling`s opposition to the $2 billion sale of the basketball team, a source close to the case said.

Winfrey upset over losing basketball team

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey has expressed disappointment over losing out on a chance to buy the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team.

Defiant Sterling ready to sue league

Donald Sterling is prepared to sue the NBA if it goes ahead with action to strip him of his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, his attorney said Thursday.

Ex-Microsoft chief `offers $1.8 bn for Clippers`

Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has offered $1.8 billion for the Los Angeles Clippers, Forbes magazine reported Thursday, with owner Donald Sterling facing moves by the NBA to strip him of the club.

Microsoft needs to `start up again` to avoid being old, says CEO

Microsoft needs to reinvent itself to avoid being `old and tired`, company`s CEO Steve Ballmer has said.

IITs get thumbs up from Microsoft`s Steve Ballmer

Prestigious IITs on Thursday got a thumbs up from Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer who hailed contributions of the students of these institutes and wanted to see some of the "finest and brightest" Indian minds with him at his office.

Microsoft CEO eyes Yahoo partnership outside US

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Thursday the company could look to extend its search engine partnership with Yahoo outside the United States, if it gets regulatory approval.