Magic Johnson

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October 06, 2019 - 9:06 am
Magic Johnson might actually miss the Los Angeles Lakers if he wasn't always checking up on them. Johnson quit as the team's president of basketball operations at the end of the last season, leaving him out of a gym, but not out of the loop, as Los Angeles opened training camp. "I'm working like I'...
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Magic Johnson resigned as Lakers' team president in April.
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May 29, 2019 - 11:41 am
Between six straight playoff-less seasons and the soap opera that has consumed the franchise over the last year, the Los Angeles Lakers have fallen in the NBA's pecking order. At least for now. "They still have a great brand, an ability -- because of that brand -- to stumble into a decent summer...
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Ameera Butt
May 20, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Magic Johnson is speaking out for the first time about why he left his role as the president of the LA Lakers Monday morning. In series of videos posted on the ESPN First Take Twitter, Johnson says he resigned for a couple of reasons, including problems with general manager Rob Pelinka who he said...
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Dwyane Wade, Magic Johnson, Dirk Nowitzki had busy nights in the NBA on April 9, 2019.
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Jonathan Lehman
April 10, 2019 - 9:13 am
The NBA is the most reliable source of drama in sports, but even by its lofty standards, Tuesday night was a wild one. Hall of Fame-bound icons Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki had emotional sendoffs in Miami and Dallas, respectively -- and they weren't the biggest stories of the night. Not even close...
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