"I think a lot of people would tell you I paid an L.A. beachfront price, not a Seattle beachfront price, for the team," Ballmer told reporters before a charity golf event in Snoqualmie, Wash., according to KING television.
Last week, Judge Michael Levanas tentatively ruled that Shelly
“We’re not terribly concerned that they’re actually going to move forward with the sale,” Bobby Samini, one of Sterling’s attorneys, told The Times last week.
Before playing in a foursome that included Fred Couples and Rick Neuheisel, Ballmer noted that the Clippers are “not my team yet,” pending the judge’s final order and a vote of approval by the
As an owner, Ballmer said returning an NBA franchise to Seattle would be a priority.
“It’s really unfortunate that the greatest city in the world doesn’t have a professional basketball team and I hope that happens,” Ballmer said via KING.