In a 32-page long reaction letter, Sterling insists that his private comments shouldn’t be used against him in this manner and being forced to sell the Clippers is “illegal.” He also stresses how extreme his punishment is in comparison to other people’s, citing Kobe Bryant’s $100,000 fine for calling a referee a “f*cking f**got.”
Sterling will officially find out his fate June 3. In the meantime view the letter HERE.
Now, in other Clippers news, Donald’s wife – Shelly Sterling – has begun entertaining offers to cop the Los Angeles Clippers.
According to TMZ Sports, the current frontrunner is former Microsoft owner Steve Ballmer. This past Sunday, Shelly and Ballmer met at her Malibu home, where she was presented with a very competitive offer. The Clippers is said to be worth upward of $1.5 billion.