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Clippers sale trial: CEO testifies Rivers will quit if Sterling stays

File photo: Doc Rivers addresses the media after being introduced as the new head coach and senior vice president of basketball operations of the Los Angeles Clippers during a press conference at the Los Angeles Clippers training center on June 26, 2013 in Playa Vista, California. On Tuesday, the team's interim CEO testified in court that Rivers told him he would quit if Donald Sterling remained as owner.
File photo: Doc Rivers addresses the media after being introduced as the new head coach and senior vice president of basketball operations of the Los Angeles Clippers during a press conference at the Los Angeles Clippers training center on June 26, 2013 in Playa Vista, California. On Tuesday, the team's interim CEO testified in court that Rivers told him he would quit if Donald Sterling remained as owner.
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Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons says coach Doc Rivers has told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.

Parsons made the statement while testifying Tuesday in a trial to determine whether Sterling's wife Shelly Sterling can sell the team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.