5 questions about Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's lifetime ban from the NBA

  • by: The Associated Press , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 29, 2014 - 5:55 PM

National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver surprised many on Tuesday when he announced that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was banned from the league for life and that Silver would take steps to force him to sell the team after an audio recording surfaced of the owner making racist statements.