Larry Johnson is calling for an all-African-American league complete with black ownership, and black players. It wasn’t the first time Johnson expressed his displeasure with the fact the NBA’s ownership is mostly white while its players are mostly black.
Johnson was hired by the Knicks two years ago and serves many roles as a basketball and business operations representative. It’s unclear what his role will be under new team president Phil Jackson or how they will respond to his recent antics.
Larry Johnson (inset) suggested players form an all-black league in the wake of the alleged comments by Clippers owner Donald Sterling.
Johnson tweeted: “Black people your Focusing on the wrong thing. We should be focusing on having our own, Own team own League! To For Self!!’’
Read more: http://nypost.com/2014/04/27/knicks-great-larry-johnson-calls-for-all-black-league/