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Donald Sterling's last resort in court: Things look desperate, ugly
Donald Sterling's last resort in court: Things look desperate, ugly

It was the first day of Donald Sterling's final desperate fight for the Clippers, the first day of his last battle for the reputation of his sanity and the ownership of his basketball team. And he didn't show. "We call Donald Sterling!" lawyer Pierce O'Donnell shouted into the afternoon thickness of a crowded and sweaty Los Angeles Superior courtroom Monday afternoon, summoning the disgraced sports mogul to testify at the start of a legal contest that could determine the fate of Shelly Sterling's $2-billion sale of the team to Steve Ballmer. But Donald Sterling wasn't there. He had been subpoenaed, he had been scheduled, his testimony would be vital, but, for once, the man who in...