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LA Clippers owner: America’s national buffoon

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The Hoopster-in-Chief is upset. And so should basketball followers, regardless of shape, size, race and creed.

Posted: April 30th, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

Obama denounces ‘ignorant’ alleged racism by Clippers owner

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US President Barack Obama interrupted his diplomatic initiative in Asia Sunday to condemn “ignorant” and “incredibly offensive” racist remarks allegedly made by the owner of the NBA Los Angeles Clippers.

Posted: April 27th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

US cancels delegation to Paralympics in Russia

President Barack Obama. AP PHOTO

The White House says the United States has decided not to send a presidential delegation to the Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

Posted: March 6th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Nets may make Collins first openly gay player

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Jason Collins, who revealed his homosexuality last April, could become the first openly gay player in the NBA by signing a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets, ESPN reported Thursday.

Posted: February 21st, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Obama selects gay athletes for Sochi delegation

President Barack Obama. FILE PHOTO

President Barack Obama sent Russia a clear message about its treatment of gays and lesbians with his choices to represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics.

Posted: December 18th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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