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Pro Basketball / Owner's Racist Remarks / NBA Ban / A Discussion #1064605

CNN Evening News for Friday, May 02, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The meeting by NBA owners about Los Angeles Clippers pro basketball team after owner Donald Sterling, who was banned for life by the commissionerafter his racist remarks went public, noted.

(Washington: Brian Todd) Sterling's remarks to a magazine about his relationship with V. Stiviano and Sterling's history of litigation reviewed. [Attorney who opposed Sterling, Douglas BAXBY†- predicts Sterling will make a battle out of it.] [Divorce attorney Nelson GARCIA†- outlines a scenario Sterling could use to not sell the team.] [ESPN writer L.Z. GRANDERSON†- raises questions.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Rachel Nichols, Jeffrey Toobin and Sunny Hostin about Sterling. [HOSTIN - calls Sterling a sexual predator.] [TOOBIN - suggests V. was willing and Sterling cannot fight the NBA due to this being a national story.] [NICHOLS - reviews Sterling's patterns of actions within the NBA; suggests a possible player boycott if Sterling stays.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Todd, Brian

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