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The men who will decide Donald Sterling's fate: NBA's other owners
The men who will decide Donald Sterling's fate: NBA's other owners

As part of the NBA's sweeping sanctions against Clippers owner Donald Sterling over his controversial racial remarks, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is urging the league's other owners to push for the Clippers' sale. Silver said that if three-quarters of the league's owners approve, or 22 of the other 29, they have the authority to remove Sterling as an owner. "We will begin that process immediately," Silver said. Here's a look at the other NBA owners who would make that decision: ATLANTA HAWKS Principal owners: Bruce Levenson, Michael Gearon Jr. Owned since: 2004 Background: Levenson and Gearon lead a partnership that bought the club from Time...

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