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Steve Ballmer (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Steve Ballmer, Wife, Give $250K To Gun Initiative

Former Microsoft CEO and new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and his wife, Connie, have donated another $250,000 to a campaign seeking to expand background checks on gun sales in Washington state.

CBS Seattle–09/09/2014

Steve Ballmer (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Steve Ballmer Debuts As LA Clippers Owner

The former Microsoft CEO made his way through the crowd inside Staples Center, exchanging high-fives and clapping furiously

1090 The Fan–08/18/2014

Gary Bettman  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

NHL Commissioner: ‘I Don’t Know That There’s Any Prospect Of Building In Seattle’

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Wednesday he is not sure what the future holds for the league to come to Seattle because of the arena complications.

1090 The Fan–06/05/2014

Chris Hansen (Jesse D. Garrabrant)

Hansen Feels No ‘Time Pressure’ On NBA Team, ‘Willing To Be Patient’

Chris Hansen told The Associated Press on Monday that he is confident he’ll be able to find investors to take Ballmer’s place in his group that is trying to build a new arena and last year nearly bought and moved the Sacramento Kings to Seattle.

1090 The Fan–06/02/2014

Steve Ballmer (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Making Sense Of The Clippers Sale: What Does It Mean For Seattle?

Ballmer is even richer than Sterling — with a net worth estimated at nearly $20 billion — but there’s no way he was thinking in dollars and cents when he made his offer for the Clippers. Is this all part of a longer-range plan to get his hands on a franchise that could be moved to his adopted home in Seattle sometime down the road?

CBS Seattle–05/30/2014

(Photo by Johnny Vy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: Billions for Bigots

If Donald Sterling will indeed be swept under the rug of memory, his Jim Crow ideology and Bull Connor comments along with him, then … what have we learned from Donald Sterling?

05/30/2014

Chris Hansen (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chris Hansen Remains Committed To NBA In Seattle

Investor Chris Hansen says he remains committed to getting the NBA back to Seattle even though he just lost one of his biggest partners in the process

CBS Seattle–05/30/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling attends the NBA playoff game between the Clippers and the Golden State Warriors, on April 21, 2014 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Attorney: Donald Sterling ‘Is Not Selling’ The Clippers

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has agreed to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for a record-breaking $2 billion. Now it’s up to others whether the deal goes through.

05/30/2014

Steve Ballmer (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer To Buy Clippers For $2B

Steve Ballmer has won the Shelly Sterling-run bidding war for the Los Angeles Clippers, agreeing to buy the team for a record $2 billion

1090 The Fan–05/29/2014

(Photo credit: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Gates No Longer Microsoft’s Largest Individual Shareholder

Gates is no longer Microsoft’s largest individual shareholder, and in four years his ownership stake in the company he founded will likely vanish.

CBS Seattle–05/05/2014

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