In his first real test as NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver came down hard on confirmed racist Donald Sterling, banning him for life, and recommending that he be forced to sell his team, the Los Angeles Clippers.
Here ‘s what twitter's top minds had to say immediately following this milestone ruling.
This is a great day for TMZ
‘ Joe Mande (@JoeMande) April 29, 2014
Magic Johnson is House of Cards-ing all of you fools.
‘ Josh Patten (@thejoshpatten) April 29, 2014
Don’t forget to waste 20 minutes struggling to come up with a “Sterling Silver” joke, Twitter!
‘ Eli Braden (@EliBraden) April 29, 2014
Now he’ll finally have time to catch up on Scandal.
‘ bobby finger (@bobbyfinger) April 29, 2014
“Banned for life from attending games, eh?” says Sterling as he puts a kid on his shoulders and they don a super-long trenchcoat.
‘ Daniel Chun (@dannychun) April 29, 2014
RIP Racism ( 386 B.C. – 2014 )
‘ sean oconnor (@seanoconnz) April 29, 2014