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Shame on Stern for Sterling silence

Kudos to Silver, but his predecessor let Clippers' owner off the hook for years

Updated: January 20, 2015, 11:40 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Adam Silver just killed off the Frankenstein monster that his mentor David Stern helped create, and everyone will line up now to give their "attaboys" to the rookie commissioner. Silver banned Donald Sterling from the NBA for life, and charged the board of governors to force the Los Angeles Clippers owner and real estate mogul to do what he never does -- sell -- after Sterling admitted that was his hateful voice on the TMZ audiotape.

Silver did everything in his Manhattan news ...

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