At Least 10 Clippers Advertisers Have Bailed on the Team Over Donald Sterling

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April 28 2014 6:04 PM

Like a Million Clippers Advertisers Have Bailed on the Team Already Because of Donald Sterling

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Business Week collates the business-side fallout so far from the Donald Sterling incident, counting 10 sponsors who've dropped, suspended, or otherwise moved to minimize their affiliation with the Clippers franchise:

- State Farm

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- Car Max

- Virgin America

- Red Bull

- Kia

- Aquahydrate

- Amtrak

- Chumash Casino Resort

- Lumber Liquidators

- Yokohama Tire

In a frustrating development for joke-desperate bloggers everywhere, Amtrak's announcement doesn't seem to have arrived any later than the news from the rest of the sponsors.

Read more about Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

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