If if hates a whole race of people, most who he doesn't even know or met before, he needs a psychiatrist. Since he did say that he made the comments, that's how he thinks and how he feels. What is the point of a whole team of people who he hates to continue working hard for him? He just destroyed their morale. Another point, since discrimination is illegal for employers in America, he has made a significant statement. It says a lot about his character and his vision of people. No race of fans should be excluded from attending NBA games. For the NBA or any business, it's all about the customers. They had no choice but to remove him. His opinions as a owner defeats the purpose of the NBA and it's sponsors, to bring in paying customers.