Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling may go down without a fight after all. D.J. Hayden Jersey . Earlier this week, the NBA initiated a formal charge to end Sterlings ownership of the team he bought in 1981 and reports Friday indicate that the embattled owner will allow his wife, Shelly, to negotiate a sale. ESPN said Shelly Sterling and her lawyers have already begun talks with the NBA about a sale, and celebrity gossip website TMZ.com cited sources as saying Donald Sterling made the decision because he believes the NBA will eventually force him to sell. NBA spokesman, Mike Bass, made the following statement in regards to the Sterling news. "We continue to follow the process set forth in the NBA Constitution regarding termination of the current ownership interests in the Los Angeles Clippers and are proceeding toward a hearing on this matter on June 3." NBA commissioner Adam Silver last month banned Donald Sterling for life and fined him $2.5 million over racist comments the Clippers owner made that were recorded by his girlfriend and posted online. Silver also said April 29 he would urge the other owners to force Sterling to sell the team. The NBA says its constitution provides grounds to terminate Sterlings ownership. On the heels of the NBAs decision earlier this week, Sterling has until May 27 to respond to the charge. Under the NBA constitution, he also has the right to make a presentation at a special meeting of the Board of Governors planned for June 3. Sterling had reportedly threatened to sue the NBA and said he would not pay the fine, claiming through a lawyer that he has done nothing wrong and his punishment is unwarranted. Audio of Sterling urging his girlfriend not to bring African-Americans to Clippers games and disparaging Magic Johnson was first published by TMZ. Deadspin.com later posted a longer clip. The comments sent shockwaves through the league, leading to a protest from Clippers players, who dropped warmup jackets at midcourt before a playoff game and practiced with their shirts turned inside-out to hide the teams logo. Sterling told CNNs Anderson Cooper he "is not a racist" and "made a terrible, terrible mistake," but also took further shots at Johnson, saying the Hall-of- Fame former Lakers star doesnt do enough for the black community. The Clippers lost to Oklahoma City in the Western Conference semifinals. Jalen Ramsey Jersey .J. -- Pete Carroll said it was the suspension of linebacker Bruce Irvin last spring that finally got the attention of the rest of the Seattle Seahawks that they needed to be taking their commitment to the team more seriously. Donte Moncrief Jersey . Bilbaos first victory in four rounds lifted it four points clear of Real Sociedad and kept it in command of Spains last Champions League berth for next season. In contrast, Betis was left 11 points from safety after a dismal performance that at times bordered on self-destruction amid some questionable refereeing decisions. http://www.thejaguarsfansshop.com/Jaguars-Ronnie-Harrison-Draft-Jersey/ .ca presents a week long look at some of the teams and stories that will shape the up coming campaign.DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks have requested waivers on 7-foot centre Fab Melo and three other players. With Tuesdays moves, the Mavericks roster is at 16. Dallas also requested waivers on Renaldo Balkman, Devin Ebanks and D.J. Kennedy. Melo was a first-round pick by Boston last year aand played six games for the Celtics. Brandon Linder Jersey. He was traded to Memphis in August and waived by the Grizzlies two weeks later. He joined Dallas last month before training camp. In three preseason games for Dallas, Melo averaged 1.7 points, 2.0 rebounds and 8.9 minutes. Cheap Ducks JerseysCheap Coyotes JerseysCheap Bruins JerseysCheap Sabres JerseysCheap Flames JerseysCheap Hurricanes JerseysCheap Blackhawks JerseysCheap Avalanche JerseysCheap Blue Jackets JerseysCheap Stars JerseysCheap Red Wings JerseysCheap Oilers JerseysCheap Florida Panthers JerseysCheap Los Angeles Kings JerseysCheap Wild Jerseys ' ' '