If you usually update the latest news on global now, you may know a viral clip that has been shared spreadly on Facebook : It was about an violence of America police to a black man and he was killed in front of many onlookers in the street at that time. His death lead to a controversial discussion among citizens of all nations around the world. They are curious about the way the government of Donald Trump has treated with black men and also feel sympathy for their equality. In New York right now, many celebrities also speak out their thinkings and are willing to take demonstration.
Almost all of tournaments in NBA has the appearance of black men , therefore NBA always protects them from being impacted by racial discrimination. However everything is not perfect. Six years ago this most interesting tournament on global had a big scandal that fans would never ever forgotten. It was when the leadership of Los Angeles Clippers was leaked out his record talking about the racism to black men. He then received a severe punishment for his bad thinking as well as behavior at that time.
After only two days when the record was revealed, most players of LA Clippers wanted to cancel the match between them and Golden States Warriors in Game 4 Playoffs NBA 2013-2014. Many superstars of NBA show their angryment to Sterling, for example Lebron James with his status: “ There would be no position for Donald Sterling in NBA anymore” and it then became true. It was such a big drama of NBA that divided this organization into many groups. All basketball teams, players, coaches as well as staffs were in one and only Sterling was another. Sterling was informed to stop participating in all events of NBA and he had to compensate for 2,5 million USD. This was the most heavy punishment in the history of NBA.
Working as a famous lawyer at that time, he was not easy to give in. He decided not to sell his basketball team and recharged NBA with 1 billion dollar for violating his speech. However, being suffered from many criticition of fans, he had to withdraw his lawsuit. After a few days, he wrote a status on his facebook account that: he was tricked by his girlfriend and he also blamed Magic Johnson for not accompanying with him when he had century disease.
All basketball team was very angry with him and decided that they wouldn’t allow his wife to own this team. Sterling had to give up and sold his company to a former CEO of Microsoft- Steve Balmer with the prize of two billion dollar. The racial discrimination of Sterling towards Magic Johnson has created a bad image of NBA and it reflected the thinkings of people in high position.