Michael Jordan issues statement on Donald Sterling

Michael Jordan issues statement on Donald Sterling
April 27, 2014, 11:30 am
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As an owner, I’m obviously disgusted that a fellow team owner could hold such sickening and offensive views...
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Michael Jordan is in a unique situation to speak on the Donald Sterling allegations, being both a former Hall of Fame player and a current part-owner of the Charlotte Bobcats.

Jordan declined to comment when he was first given the chance, which was (sadly) to be expected from anyone serving in an ownership capacity, at least initially.

But coming from two separate places apparently caused Jordan to have a change of heart, as he issued a prepared statement on Sunday:

“I look at this from two perspectives – as a current owner and a former player," Jordan said. "As an owner, I’m obviously disgusted that a fellow team owner could hold such sickening and offensive views. I’m confident that Adam Silver will make a full investigation and take appropriate action quickly..."

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