DENVER - Denver Nuggets President and Governor Josh Kroenke issued a statement responding to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's decision to ban Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling for life from the NBA.
Kroenke added his support for Commissioner Silver's decision.
"Kroenke Sports & Entertainment and the Denver Nuggets wholeheartedly and emphatically support Commissioner Adam Silver's decision that Donald Sterling be fined and banned for life from any involvement with the National Basketball Association."
Kroenke also added his endorsement that there is no room for racism in the NBA or sports in general.
" Mr. Sterling’s words have absolutely no place in our working family or in a global sport that values inclusion, diversity and tolerance of people regardless of race, religion or sexual orientation."
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