Transcript for LA Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Reveals the Players' Reaction to Sterling's Racist Rant
We move on to the NBA owner trying to hold on to his team. Tonight the Los Angeles clippers back on the court for the playoffs. Donald sterling banned for racism. May be forced to sell. When will the other owners decide. Here's ABC's Ryan smith. Reporter: The Los Angeles clippers facing their biggest challenge yet, a seven-game matchup against the NBA's number one team, the Oklahoma City thunder. NBA officials meet again this week to determi how team owners can vote out disgraced clippers owner sterling. By loved coach doc rivers speaking out with ESPN revealing for the first time his players reaction to sterling's racist rants. When I walked in that room and looked at their faces, it was bothering them, they were angry. And they wanted to do something. Reporter: Sterling remains in seclusion tonight still making the most waves. Sterling's one timecompanion. Is he aa racist. No I don't believe. I'm his best friend. His silly rabbit. His what? His silly rabbit. Yes. Is that what he calls you. No. I joke around and make him life. Reporter: Describing stiviano as trauma sized and confused. I want him to come to his senses and believe it and feel apologetic to the world. I'm giving him advice he should apologize to the nation, to the world for his racist remarks. Reporter: His wife released a statement saying she supported the decisive action of the NBA. Both saying they would oust him and one saying he thinks a vote will come quickly. Diane. Thank you. Up next here at the hot housing market. We have simple ways you can
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