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FILE - In this June 17, 2014 file photo, Miami Heat's LeBron James gestures as he answers a question during a news conference in Miami. A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contract with the Heat and become a free agent on July 1. Opting out does not mean James has decided to leave the Heat, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because neither the four-time NBA MVP nor the team had made any public announcement. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)

LeBron tells Heat he will become free agent

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James delivered his message loud and clear, without actually saying a word. He’s willing to leave Miami, if that’s what it will take to win more championships. And what happens next […]

06/24/2014

In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, right, sits with his wife Shelly during the Clippers NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

The ongoing dispute between Donald and Shelly Sterling

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A judge questioned whether the ongoing dispute between Donald and Shelly Sterling concerning her authority to sell the Clippers requires involvement of the courts, but he asked for more information from […]

06/24/2014

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Judge rejects Shelly Sterling bid for injunction

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A judge has refused Shelly Sterling’s request for an injunction against husband Donald Sterling and his lawyers in their dispute over the planned sale of the Los Angeles Clippers. Shelly Sterling’s […]

06/20/2014

April 4, 2010 - Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling courtside during game between the New York Knicks and the Clippers in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

AP Source: Donald Sterling hires investigators

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s team of lawyers has hired four private investigation firms to dig up dirt on the NBA’s former and current commissioners and its 29 other owners, […]

06/13/2014

Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Shelly Sterling, center, watches the Clippers play the Oklahoma City Thunder along with her attorney, Pierce O'Donnell in the first half of Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Trial will weigh if Sterling was properly ousted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A trial will be held next month to determine whether Donald Sterling, who opposes his estranged wife’s planned sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, was properly removed as an administrator for […]

06/11/2014

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Lawyers for Sterlings face off on LA Clippers sale

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald and Shelly Sterling, the long-separated married couple whose peaceful partnership atop the Los Angeles Clippers is described by one person close to them as “a strange estrangement,” will face off […]

06/11/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

A closer look at Sterling’s plan to sue the NBA

If you thought we were nearing the end of the Sterling saga, think again. Donald Sterling released a statement yesterday saying he will NOT support a sale of the Clippers brokered by his wife, and […]

06/10/2014

FILE - In this file photo from June 16, 2010, then Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson, left, directs Derek Fisher during NBA basketball practice in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Former Laker Derek Fisher agrees to coach the Knicks

(AP) – Derek Fisher has agreed to become the next coach of the New York Knicks and will be introduced at a news conference Tuesday morning, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated […]

06/10/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

Donald Sterling still plans to sue the NBA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Donald Sterling plans to still sue the NBA, according to a statement released by an attorney. “The action taken by (NBA Commissioner) Adam Silver and the NBA constitutes a violation of […]

06/10/2014

This is a April 27, 2014 file photo showing Shelly Sterling, wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, watching from a court side seat during the second half in Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series between the Clippers and Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

AP sources detail Clippers deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Shelly Sterling would remain close to the organization under terms of the pending sale to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, according to two individuals close to the negotiations. The individuals, […]

06/09/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during a news conference before Game 2 of the NBA basketball finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Silver: NBA’s fight with Sterling almost over

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Donald Sterling hasn’t quite given up the fight, but Adam Silver thinks the time is coming. “While I understand his frustration, I think it’s over,” Silver said Sunday. The NBA commissioner […]

06/09/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

KFWB’s legal analyst Royal Oakes discusses Donald Sterling’s sign off of the Clippers

Maybe it’s true that time heals all wounds. After weeks of saying he would fight to keep control of the Los Angeles Clippers, Donald Sterling now says he will sign off on the sale of […]

06/05/2014

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