Deal Aborted: Ex Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer may not buy LA Clippers (VIDEO)

Steve Ballmer

About two weeks ago, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer laid down a $2 billion offer to buy the Clippers. But now the Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling who recently uttered racist remarks and was forced to sell his NBA franchise, has pulled the plug on the $2 billion deal.

The millionaire has instead, sued the league for $1 billion, media reports say. In a letter obtained by ESPN, Sterling says he never wanted to sell the team and believes commissioner “Adam Silver acted in haste by illegally ordering the forced sale of the Clippers, banning me for life from the NBA and imposing the ($2.5 million) fine …” In the video below NBA commissioner talks to CNN about the issue

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