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Sports owners who have been punished

Published: Apr 29 2014 02:56:37 PM EDT   Updated On: May 12 2014 10:35:19 AM EDT

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling told CNN he was sorry for making racist remarks but feels he was "baited." His interview with CNN comes two weeks after he was banned from the NBA for life and fined $2.5 million over the comments. Here's a look at other sports owners who have been disciplined over the years.

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Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling told CNN he was sorry for making racist remarks but feels he was "baited." His interview with CNN comes two weeks after he was banned from the NBA for life and fined $2.5 million over the recorded comments. The league will also force a sale of the team, Commissioner Adam Silver said. Here's a look at other sports owners who have been disciplined over the years:

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