Lakers Statement on Alleged Comments by Clippers Owner Donald Sterling

April 28, 2014 3:52 pm PDT

EL SEGUNDO - The following statement was issued today by Lakers President Jeanie Buss in regards to alleged comments by Clippers owner Donald Sterling:

“The comments and sentiments expressed on the tape are reprehensible and disturbing, and certainly are the opposite of how the Lakers feel about the league’s players and fans. I have full confidence that Adam Silver and the NBA will handle this situation appropriately.”