NBA Fans and Tom Benson Speak out on Donald Sterling’s Basketball Ban

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An entire NBA community is talking about LA Clippers owner, Donald Sterling and his ban from the NBA for life.

NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver made the decision after Sterling’s racial remarks surfaced.

Sterling was also fined $2.5 million dollars, the maximum amount allowed.

In our NBA community, New Orleans Pelicans owner, Tom Benson stands by the league’s decision.  In a statement, Benson said, “The New Orleans Pelicans fully support the decisions made by NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver and will fully support his recommendations moving forward.”