STATEMENT REGARDING THE PASSING OF P.A. ANNOUNCER DAVID COURTNEY

For Immediate Release

Following is a statement from the Los Angeles Clippers concerning the team’s long time public address announcer David Courtney, who died in Los Angeles earlier Thursday:

“Today our organization lost a good friend. In his years as public address announcer for Clippers’ home games, David Courtney was a consummate professional who brought a unique passion and energy to every event. We are saddened by his passing, and we extend our deepest sympathies to his wife, Janet and the rest of his family. David will be missed by the many people whose lives he touched.”