(AllHipHop News) Yesterday (April 26th), Chris Paul stated that the Los Angeles Clippers’ players would not address the comments allegedly made by the owner of their team, Donald Sterling. However, earlier today (April 27th), the Clippers players staged a small protest during the pre-game of their playoff matchup.
Today the Los Angeles Clippers face off against the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the Western Conference Playoffs at Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA. Prior to the game, the Clippers players decided to address Donald Sterling’s alleged comments via their attire:
The Clippers took off their shooting shirts and dumped them at center court. pic.twitter.com/Nod5QWsWJy
— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) April 27, 2014
Clippers wearing warmups in reverse in protest of alleged racist comments by owner Donald Sterling. Here’s Blake. pic.twitter.com/rDyL4Z5wN8
— Jonathan Santiago (@itsjonsantiago) April 27, 2014
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The Clippers will reportedly make another statement on Tuesday (April 29th) when they face the Golden State Warriors at home in Staples Center:
Clippers players strongly considered making a statement today but will likely do something to be determined in LA for Game 5, source said.
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) April 27, 2014