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  • • Lakers reportedly plan to have second interviews with Ty Lue, Monty Williams
    The Los Angeles Lakers appear to be pressing forward in their search for a new head coach. The Lakers interviewed Philadelphia 76ers assistant coach Monty Williams this week. On Friday, they interviewed Ty Lue, who was fired by the Cleveland Cavaliers following an 0-6 start to the season. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin, t...
  • • Jerry West: Magic Johnson looked like ‘a happy camper’ leaving Lakers
    Magic Johnson abruptly resigned as Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operation last week, and one of the franchise’s icons observed that his fellow Lakers legend looked quite pleased with the decision. Jerry West, currently serving as a consultant with the Los Angeles Clippers, recently discussed Johnson’s sudden and stunning resignation w...
  • • Clippers to beat Lakers for top NBA free agents, per report
    Fresh off the greatest comeback in NBA Playoff history, the upstart Los Angeles Clippers have made it a first-round series against the Golden State Warriors. While it’s widely expected that Los Angeles will fall short of following that up with the greatest upset in playoff history, the future is bright for Doc Rivers’ squad. Remaining in Los Angele...
  • • Pat Riley shuts down any talk of return to Lakers
    It wasn’t seen as likely, but Pat Riley left no doubt he’s not going to be returning to the Los Angeles Lakers in any capacity. The Miami Heat president, who spent nine seasons as the Lakers coach during the "Showtime" era, said Saturday he intends to finish his career with the Heat and has no intention of even thinking about taking the Lakers' tea...
  • • Report: Lonzo Ball passed on 'unauthorized' surgery after Lakers' threat to void contract
    Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball nearly underwent an "unauthorized" procedure on his left ankle procedure before the organization threatened to void his rookie contract, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. The drama occurred in late February with Ball travelling to Ohio to undergo the surgery before the Lakers brass talked him out of it. Owner Jea...
  • • Pelicans reach deal with former Cavs GM David Griffin to become new team president, per report
    Griffin was being tied to the Lakers to replace Magic Johnson...
  • • Sports world reacts to Lakers firing Luke Walton
    The Los Angeles Lakers fired head coach Luke Walton on Friday, announcing that they have parted ways. Even after the sudden resignation of Magic Johnson, this isn’t terribly surprising news. Walton had failed to lead Los Angeles to the playoffs in each of his three seasons manning the bench. It’s rather obvious that star LeBron James wants his own ...
  • Lakers Part Ways With Luke Walton
    The Los Angeles Lakers have parted ways with Luke Walton, Shams Charania of The Athletic tweets. Walton’s future with the franchise had been a lingering question since Magic Johnson’s sudden departure from the organization earlier this week. Walton drew a tough assignment this season, challenged with the task of assembling a contender ...
  • Lakers Part Ways With Luke Walton
    The Los Angeles Lakers have parted ways with Luke Walton, Shams Charania of The Athletic tweets. Walton’s future with the franchise had been a lingering question since Magic Johnson’s sudden departure from the organization earlier this week. Walton drew a tough assignment this season, challenged with the task of assembling a contender ...
  • • Why Becky Hammon makes perfect sense for Lakers
    A disastrous Los Angeles Lakers season came to a bitter and shocking end earlier this week when team president Magic Johnson suddenly resigned from his post. There’s been a lot of speculation about what led to Magic’s departure. What we do know is that these Lakers are going to look a lot different next season. That might start on the court with Lo...
  • • Report: Magic Johnson was making $10 million per year with Lakers
    Magic Johnson is worth hundreds of millions of dollars thanks to endorsement deals, successful real estate ventures and more, and only someone with a financial situation similar to his would walk away from the type of money he was making with the Los Angeles Lakers. On the latest episode of his “Tampering” podcast this week, Sam Amick of The Athlet...
  • • Doc Rivers supports Magic Johnson after sudden resignation
    In a somewhat interesting twist to the Southern California basketball scene, the Los Angeles Clippers will be playing postseason basketball this weekend. Their co-tenants at the Staples Center, the Los Angeles Lakers, aren’t lucky enough. LeBron James and Co. finished up a disappointing season Tuesday evening. It’s a season that culminated in the a...
  • • Top five executives Jeanie Buss, Lakers should try to hire as president
    Magic Johnson dropped the stunning news on Tuesday that he was stepping down as the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations. Though some are saying this leaves the Lakers in disarray and makes them look bad or unstable, the truth is Johnson was not dedicated to the job or doing well at it, and the Lakers are better off without him in...
  • Report: LeBron James Stunned By Magic Johnson Stepping Down
    Magic Johnson‘s abrupt exit from the Lakers’ front-office Tuesday night reportedly came as a shock to LeBron James. James is said to still be aligned with team owner Jeanie Buss. Johnson informed the world—and the Lakers—of his “difficult decision” during a long, impromptu press conference. Per ESPN: LeBron James was stunne...
  • • Magic Johnson resigns as Lakers president: Top takeaways from franchise legend's abrupt resignation, press conference
    Magic Johnson let the world know he will no longer be Lakers team president -- and on his own terms...

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  • Magic Johnson Scolds Luke Walton over Lakers’ Poor Start
    Lakers president Magic Johnson is displeased with his team’s underwhelming start, reportedly admonishing head coach Luke Walton this week, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin. The Lakers coaching staff is feeling some pressure after Johnson’s latest talk. But owner Jeanie Buss has reportedly remained unwaver...
  • • Magic Johnson reportedly ‘admonished’ Luke Walton over Lakers' slow start
    The Los Angeles Lakers have not gotten off to the start they had hoped for when they signed LeBron James over the summer, and it sounds like president of basketball operations Magic Johnson is already losing his patience. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin report that Johnson laid into head coach Luke Walton in a meeting on Tuesday after ...
  • • Pressure mounting on Lakers’ Luke Walton
    Prior to the Lakers‘ win over Dallas on Wednesday, team president Magic Johnson “admonished” head coach Luke Walton for the team’s slow start, league sources tell Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com. According to ESPN’s report, the meeting elevated the sense within the organization that Walton is facing “intense and immediate pressure...
  • • Report: Magic Johnson ‘admonished’ Luke Walton over Lakers’ slow start
    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton was on the receiving end of stern lecture from boss Magic Johnson this week over the team’s sluggish start, reports ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin . League sources tell ESPN that the Lakers president admonished Walton following a winless road trip that included losses to the San Antonio Spurs ...
  • • Sources: Magic chides Walton following slow start
    Lakers president Magic Johnson admonished coach Luke Walton as the new-look roster featuring LeBron James has gotten off to a sluggish start....
  • • Magic Johnson likes seeing Kevin Durant in a Lakers jersey
    Magic Johnson knows the NBA is keeping a close eye on him when it comes to discussing star players who are under contract with other teams, but the Los Angeles Lakers executive can’t hide his excitement over Kevin Durant’s impending free agency. During an appearance on the FOX pregame show at the World Series over the weekend, Magic bragged about h...
  • Magic Johnson: ‘I’m Going to Get Another Superstar Next Year’
    Magic vows to make a splash in free agency yet again. The post Magic Johnson: ‘I’m Going to Get Another Superstar Next Year’ appeared first on SLAMonline....
  • Did Fear Of LeBron James Get LaVar Ball To Shut Up? Bill Plaschke Thinks So
    Last year, LaVar Ball dominated the headlines, giving Magic Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers countless headaches with each inflammatory... »...
  • • Watch: Tommy Lasorda throws out first pitch before Game 3
    Los Angeles Dodgers icon Tommy Lasorda threw out the first pitch before Game 3 of the World Series on Friday night. The Dodgers brought Lasorda out to the mound on a cart along with Magic Johnson, and he threw out the first pitch. Take a look: Lasorda, 91, has been with the Dodgers organization for seven decades. He actually pitched for the Dodgers...
  • • Rockets GM seems to throw shade at Rajon Rondo
    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has heard what Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo said about Chris Paul. He has has now made his feelings known about said take. In the fallout of the nasty brawl between the two teams, Rondo trashed Paul, telling ESPN that he's “a bad teammate.” Morey responded to Rondo not with words, but with a pictu...
  • • Poll: Who Will Win The World Series?
    For the first time since Magic Johnson and Larry Bird squared off in the 1980s, Los Angeles and Boston will battle for supremacy in a professional sport. This time, instead of the Lakers and Celtics fighting for an NBA championship, it’ll be the Dodgers (whom Johnson now owns a piece of) and Red Sox vying…...
  • • Magic Johnson: Lonzo Ball needs to grow as a scorer
    Magic Johnson, who’s in his second year as Lakers President of Basketball Operations, knows a thing or two about passing. He ranks fifth in career assists with 10,141, but the three-time NBA MVP also knows the importance of scoring. Johnson held a stellar mark of 11.2 assists per game in his career, but his ability to keep defenders guessing by als...
  • • LeBron James' Lakers arrival puts pressure on Luke Walton
    The arrival of LeBron James has changed life for Lakers coach Luke Walton in several ways, according to Bill Oram of The Athletic. After two relatively stress-free years at the helm, expectations just went way up in Los Angeles. Walton only has to look at Erik Spoelstra in Miami and David Blatt in Cleveland to see the pressure that comes to coaches...
  • • Rajon Rondo voices high praise toward Lakers
    Former All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo is set to begin his first campaign with the Los Angeles Lakers, which will mark the sixth team that played for in his career. In the days leading up to the season opener against the Trail Blazers, Rondo voiced some high praise toward the Lakers and their handling of players and structure of the franchise, acc...
  • • Lakers 'City Edition' Nike uniform possibly leaked
    The Los Angeles Lakers are moving through to a fresh new chapter with their revamped roster headlined by star forward LeBron James leading the charge. This has also ushered in new uniforms for the 2018-19 campaign with the Lakers making a homage to their 1980s Showtime era. However, it appears that the franchise is set to bring out another jersey t...

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