When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who Ballmer was.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the company’s board, closing a chapter on 34 years with the software giant.
The team says the sale closed Tuesday after a California court confirmed the authority of Shelly Sterling, on behalf of the Sterling Family Trust, to sell the franchise.
Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife can sell the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
With the potentially record-breaking $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers hanging in the balance, a trial beginning Monday will focus on whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife had the authority under terms of a family trust to unilaterally negotiate the deal.
Clippers owner Donald Sterling has pulled his support from a deal to sell the team, and will pursue his $1 billion federal lawsuit against the NBA, his attorney said Monday.
Donald Sterling is leaving without a fight. He is dropping his plans to sue the NBA, leaving only approval by the league’s owners for Steve Ballmer to become the new owner of the Clippers.
If Donald Sterling will indeed be swept under the rug of memory, his Jim Crow ideology and Bull Connor comments along with him, then … what have we learned from Donald Sterling?
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has agreed to buy the Clippers for a record-breaking $2 billion. Now, it’s up to others whether or not the deal goes through.
Microsoft has released an iPad version of its popular Office software, heralding a new era under a CEO who vows to focus more on the devices that people are actually using.
Microsoft is making its Xbox Music streaming service available for free on the Web — even to those who don’t use Windows 8.