Former Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer has purchased the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers franchise for $2 billion, a record for a professional basketball team, sole trustee Shelly Sterling announced on Friday.
There’s one area where the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat agree.
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich stared blankly at a reporter, dumbfounded as he often is when dealing the media.
San Antonio regrouped from two convincing defeats to take a 3-2 series lead against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference finals.
In his first extended public comments since Mark Jackson was fired as the Golden State coach, Stephen Curry said that he disagreed with the decision.
Back at home, this blowout went to the San Antonio Spurs.
Manu Ginobili and Boris Diaw were electric off the bench as the San Antonio Spurs routed the Oklahoma City Thunder 117-89 in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday to move one win away from a berth in the NBA Finals.
Mr. Houbregs led the University of Washington to its only N.C.A.A. Final Four berth, in 1953.
Rochelle Sterling agreed Thursday night to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer, the former chief executive of Microsoft, for $2 billion, which would be the largest price ever for an N.B.A. franchise.
Rochelle Sterling was negotiating Thursday night to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer, the former chief executive of Microsoft, with a report that he had submitted a bid of $2 billion.
Former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer won the bidding war for the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers franchise with a $2 billion offer, a record for a professional basketball team, a source with knowledge of the bidding said on Thursday.
Indiana stayed alive by winning Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals as Miami’s LeBron James was limited to 7 points.