Posts in category "Basketball"

Donald Sterling In Haiku: Can The NBA Make The Clippers Worthless?

Donald Sterling In Haiku: Can The NBA Make The Clippers Worthless?
Banned for a lifetime But the racist will profit When he sells the team NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is rightfully being lauded for taking the most severe action that was within his power. L.A. Clippers owner, and “alleged” racist, Donald Sterling has been banned from the NBA for life, fined $2.5 million and may be... Read more »

Gay Haiku: Jason Collins Comes Out - Do Young Fans Care?

Gay Haiku: Jason Collins Comes Out - Do Young Fans Care?
Collins Says, “I’m Gay” It’s going to be big news I wish it wasn’t   The upcoming issue of Sports Illustrated has a story that most will consider big news … I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay. I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a... Read more »