The NBA on Tuesday handed down a decision banning Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life from any association with the team for his racist remarks.
The Twitterverse lit up in the wake of the news. Check out what celebrities and athletes around the Internet are saying:
Commissioner Silver showed great leadership in banning LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life. — Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 29, 2014
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There is no amount of money that excludes you from treating other people with respect. Thank you, Adam Silver. — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) April 29, 2014
Way to go, Commissioner Silver! The NBA stands for everybody! — SHAQ (@SHAQ) April 29, 2014
I agree 100% with Commissioner Silvers findings and the actions taken against Donald Sterling — Mark Cuban (@mcuban) April 29, 2014
Now Donald Sterling can spend more time focusing on his wonderful marriage. — B.J. Novak (@bjnovak) April 29, 2014
Hell, why not ban Donald Sterling for several consecutive lifetimes? — Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) April 29, 2014
I like Adam Silver a little more now.. — Joe Budden (@JoeBudden) April 29, 2014
Adam Silver just dropped the Hammer on Donald Sterling!!! Banned for life! Wow!!! Big boy commissioner pants!!! — Jay Mohr (@jaymohr37) April 29, 2014
Breaking news ! GOD just said don't bring Donald sterling to my Heaven — Mike Epps (@TheRealMikeEpps) April 29, 2014