Player Statements about Ballmer

Chris Paul

“I am very excited about Mr. Ballmer’s purchase of the Clippers. I’ve had a chance to meet him and his excitement for the game of basketball and our team is going to be great for the league, the city of Los Angeles and Clipper fans everywhere.

Blake Griffin

“Today is a great day for the Clipper organization and fans everywhere. I look forward to having Mr. Ballmer as an owner and continuing our pursuit of a championship.”

JJ Redick

“Today was a very important step not only for our team but the NBA. I know Mr. Ballmer has the passion for succeeding and I am excited about him being the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.”

DeAndre Jordan

“I cannot wait to play this season knowing Mr. Ballmer is our owner. Today was a great day for the Clippers.”

Matt Barnes

“Today was a huge step forward for the NBA and sports. I am very excited about playing for Mr. Ballmer.”

Spencer Hawes

“I cannot wait for Clipper fans and the Los Angeles community to see what great things Mr. Ballmer brings to the city and team.”

Glen Davis

“This is an awesome day to be moving forward with a great organization and a great owner. I am so excited.”

Jamal Crawford

“Living in the Seattle area, I am very familiar with Mr. Ballmer. He will bring so many great things to the Clippers and the NBA. I am excited to get started.”