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The controversy over the Los Angeles Clippers owner’s racist rant continued throughout social media Sunday, as the team fell to the Golden State Warriors in game four of the NBA playoffs, but not without comedy and drama unfolding before the start of the game.

This photo was so popular across Twitter, it also appeared on mainstream media:

Fans responded resoundingly, tweeting:



As for the drama, the Clippers took to the court by shedding their logo-clad jackets and wore their uniform shirts inside out in protest of the controversy:

The NBA has said it is investigating Clippers owner Donald Sterling and the situation fairly, and will do so as quickly as possible, but are not prepared to discuss sanctions yet, according to Sporting News.

In the meantime, this fan may have a suggestion:

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