1. Mediaite
  2. Gossip Cop
  3. Geekosystem
  4. Styleite
  5. SportsGrid
  6. The Mary Sue
  7. The Maude
  8. The Braiser
NBASports & Politics

Here’s The List Of NBA Personnel Donating To Presidential Campaigns


Sports and politics may be separate, except when Barack Obama is inviting NBA All-Stars to play at the White House, or Paul Ryan is earning Cleveland’s trust by supporting “Brendan Wheaton.” The diligent folks over at HoopsHype have compiled a list of every presidential campaign contribution made by NBA personnel – players, coaches, staff and owners. Here it is:

Conclusion: rich, white owners are donating to the Romney campaign and young, black men (We’re just going to lump Gregg Popovich, Mike Dunlap and Adam Silver into this category, and you’re not going to say anything.) are throwing money Obama’s way. This seems about right.

Also, who knew Aaron McKie was still, like, you know, alive? Where’s Eric Snow?

[HoopsHype, via The Big Lead]



  • Anonymous

    are the young black men not also rich, mr. murphy?

  • http://twitter.com/1kabmn kevin

    YOU F*CKIN HACK OF A WRITER!!!!

  • Kp1144

    Pretty easy to tell who this moron of a writer is voting for….keep playing the rich vs poor, black vs white card dipsh$t. Last article I read from this dude.


© 2014 SportsGrid, LLC | About Us | Advertise | Newsletter | Jobs | Privacy | User Agreement | Disclaimer | Power Grid FAQ | Contact | Archives | RSS RSS
Dan Abrams, Founder | Power Grid by Sound Strategies | Hosting by Datagram | Sports Statistics Provided By Rotowire