Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doc Rivers

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On Monday, January 18, 2016, the Houston Rockets were at Staples Center in Downtown Los angeles to face the Los Angeles Clippers. Since it was martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Clippers head coach Doc Rivers was asked about the importance of the man and the holiday.

Doc Rivers
Doc Rivers

Claudia Gestro covered the game and sent us this video of L.A. performance painter David Garibaldi painting a portrait of Dr. King during half time, with audio of Doc Rivers talking about Dr. King and the importance of having a day to commemorate the civil rights — human rights — leader.

Photos and video by Claudia Gestro.