In case some readers have been living under a rock, Sterling was recorded last month saying racist comments after a Clippers game.
This interview resulted in ratings gold for Cooper’s CNN show “AC 360.”
The program averaged in 720,000 viewers Monday night.
“AC360’s” average for the past month had been more 500,000 in viewership.
In the interview, Sterling addressed his comments which resulted in a lifetime ban from the NBA, attacking Magic Johnson and calling out African Americans for not doing enough for their community.
Cooper’s show topped MSNBC, but it couldn’t top the “O’Reilly Factor,” which had 2.29 million viewers