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Los Angeles Clippers Stage Silent Protest

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The Los Angeles Clippers staged a silent protest against their boss during Sunday’s playoff game against the Golden State Warriors. The squad dumped their shoot around gear at center court before tipoff, and wore their Clippers shirts inside out along with black armbands and black socks.

All-star Chris Paul was overheard telling teammates, “We’re going to be one. Everything we do, we do it together. Stay together. Play ball.”

Donald Sterling, the disgraced owner of the team was absent from the game, but his wife of 50 years, Rochelle Sterling, was present. Despite their efforts, the Clippers lost to the Warriors, 97-118.

Sterling is under fire because of comments he allegedly made to his girlfriend on a leaked audio recording. The owner was upset with V. Stiviano because she posted pictures on Instagram of herself with Black people. Sterling can be heard on the tape demanding Stiviano not bring Black people to his games.

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Gabby Douglas Reveals She, Too Was Sexually Assault By Team USA Doctor That Just Pleaded Guilty

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It all started with an ill-worded tweet … and ended with an apology and a shocking revelation!

After gymnast Gabby Douglas’ Final Five teammate Aly Raisman posted a message about supporting sexual assault victims, Douglas responded with a message of her own.

Almost immediately, Douglas felt the swift blow-back her insensitive tweet brought about. Even Simon Biles, another Final Five member, had to check Gabby.

Facing harsh criticism and heated social media comments, Douglas apologized. But, in her apology the Olympian revealed that she, too had been a victim of Dr. Larry Nassar, the Team USA doctor that was accused of sexually assaulting Raisman, McKayla Maroney and others. Gabby’s public plea was posted on Instagram with the caption, “please hear my heart.”

The jury’s still out on whether the masses will forgive Gabby, but at least Nassar will get his due punishment. He pleaded guilty to several counts of sexually assault today and faces 25 to 40 years in prison.

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