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  1. Donald Sterling Was a 'Wreck' After Anderson Cooper Interview, Ex-NAACP L.A. President Says

    7:53 am 5/20/2014

    Leon Jenkins, who resigned following outrage over the organization's decision (later reversed) to honor Sterling with a lifetime achievement award, called the Clippers owner's comments "very, very ugly" but added, "I'm not really sure we have all the facts."Read more

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  2. Magic Johnson on Donald Sterling's Latest Tirade: 'This is Not About Me' (Video)

    5:24 pm 5/13/2014

    The former Los Angeles Lakers star told Anderson Cooper that he has been dragged into Sterling's drama; "I was caught in the middle of this love affair, or whatever they had," he told the CNN host on Tuesday. Read more

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  3. Magic Johnson Responds to Donald Sterling: I'm Praying for Him (Video)

    1:28 pm 5/13/2014

    "I just wish he knew the facts when he's talking," Johnson tells Anderson Cooper. "But he's a man who's upset and he's reaching.Read more

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  4. Donald Sterling Slams Magic Johnson, Attacks AIDS Status, Calls Anderson Cooper a Racist (Video)

    7:30 pm 5/12/2014

    UPDATED: The controversial NBA owner told Cooper that the Los Angeles Clippers players "love" him and that Johnson "doesn't do anything" for "black people."Read more

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  5. Milken Conference: Magic Johnson Doesn't Rule Out Buying the Clippers (Video)

    5:18 pm 4/30/2014

    After being thrust into the center of the Donald Sterling racism scandal, the former Lakers star had a "never say never" response when asked if he was interested in buying the team; "I think we will see what happens," he said.Read more

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  6. 'Soul Train' Boarding for Broadway

    11:12 am 4/15/2014

    Producer Matthew Weaver ("Rock of Ages") has acquired stage rights to develop a musical based on the iconic TV dance show created in 1970 by Don Cornelius.Read more

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  7. Magic Johnson and Mark Walter Lead Acquisition of L.A. Sparks

    2:30 pm 2/5/2014

    UPDATED: The deal, separate from their ownership in the L.A. Dodgers, was engineered by Johnson to keep the money-losing WNBA in Los Angeles. Read more

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  8. Obama Calls Hollywood an 'Engine' of Economy at DreamWorks Animation

    5:08 pm 11/25/2013

    UPDATED: The president stressed "responsibility" in portraying gun violence in front of DWA CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg, elected officials and executives from major studios and networks.Read more

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  9. Magic Johnson Exits ESPN's NBA Coverage

    10:47 am 10/10/2013

    "I don't feel confident that I can continue to devote the time needed to thrive in my role," said the NBA Hall of Famer, who also owns a small stake in the Dodgers franchise. Read more

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  10. L.A. Lakers Drama: Owners Jeanie and Jim Buss on Power-Sharing, Phil Jackson and Filling Dad's Shoes

    11:00 am 8/14/2013

    In their first profile since Jerry Buss died in February, his son and daughter reveal their complicated relationship and the plan to reboot their storied team. Says Kobe, "The shoes they're stepping into are so huge and epic."Read more

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