Should the NBA players and fans be kissing the feet of this ill old man ? If Don didn't pay his players millions of dollars each year where would they be today ? In the nosebleed section watching the game? Unemployment line ? Jacking your ride ? Soup line ? Prison ? . Sadly, Sterling is somewhat correct. Oprah, Magic, the NAACP and the rest of the "talented tenth" have not done very much to build as a community entirely - except in providing band aids once in a while like what's stated in his rant . In their World its everyone for themselves. It appears they are railroading a sick old man into forfeiting the fruits of his lifework.