Banned team owners in sports history

HARRY WISMER New York Titans, 1963 American Football
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HARRY WISMER
New York Titans, 1963
American Football League commissioner Joe Foss expelled Wismer because of franchise insolvency (checks paid out to the players bounced). Eventually the league sold the team to a syndicate headed by Sonny Werblin for $1 million. (Credit: AP)

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In wake of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's alleged racist comments, take a look back at some other team owners who were banned from their respective sports.

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