(CNN) — A preliminary hearing is set for Monday afternoon in the battle over ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Donald Sterling is fighting is estranged wife Shelly Sterling in a family trust probate case.
You’ll recall: Shelly Sterling entered an agreement to sell the NBA team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
All this came after Donald Sterling’s racially charged comments led to a lifetime ban by the league.
Donald Sterling’s attorneys have promised to fight the ban and proposed sale.
Monday’s preliminary hearing is set to begin at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time in Los Angeles Superior Court.