LeBron James

Weird Los Angeles Lakers Signings All Part Of Magic Johnson's Plan In Luring LeBron James

Jul 06, 2018 08:39 AM EDT

Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson revealed his plan of signing JaVale McGee, Rajon Rondo, and Lance Stephenson prior to agreeing on a deal with LeBron James. James agreed a four-year, $153 million deal with the LA Lakers.

Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson Will Step Down If Los Angeles Lakers Fail To Sign Top Free Agents By 2019

Jun 28, 2018 04:22 AM EDT

Magic Johnson promised to deliver big-name players to the Los Angeles Lakers in the next two summers. If he fails, Johnson said he will walk away from his job as team president.

Brandon Ingram

NBA Rumors: Lakers Open To Trading Anyone on the Roster Including Brandon Ingram

Apr 20, 2017 08:56 AM EDT

The Lakers are going all in this summer as the rumors suggest that all players on the roster including Brandon Ingram are not safe from any trades.

Will Jordan Dominate Magic?

Jordan, Magic Going One-on-One: The Battle that Would Have Settled it All

Mar 21, 2017 02:02 AM EDT

In 1990, NBA all-time greats Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan have been set to duel one-on-one. While the personal tussle has never really taken off, it is definitely exciting to perceive what could have happened then.

Lonzo Ball

NBA Rumors: Lonzo Ball to the Lakers? Magic Johnson Could Be Interested in LaVar Ball's Son

Mar 20, 2017 09:32 AM EDT

According to the latest NBA rumors, the Los Angeles Lakers could take a chance on Lonzo Ball despite what his father said or will say in the future.

Magic on the Hot Seat

How Will the Lakers Get Back on the Road Towards NBA Relevance

Mar 15, 2017 10:39 AM EDT

The Los Angeles Lakers are the Western Conference current bottom-dwellers. While the team has a lot of talents, Magic Johnson and Luke Walton need to institute an immediate plan to turn the organization’s fortunes around.

Rob Pelinka

NBA New: With The Hiring Of Rob Pelinka By The Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant Could Be Next

Mar 08, 2017 02:01 PM EST

Rob Pelinka was officially announced as the new General Manager of the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday. Magic Johnson's hiring of Rob Pelinka is seen as the first step in bringing back Kobe Bryant.

Bird has Some Advices for Good Friend Magic

NBA News: Magic Johnson Has a Lot to go Through, Says Larry Bird

Mar 08, 2017 03:58 AM EST

Larry Bird and Magic Johnson are back together on the same page. While their 80s rivalry has somewhat faded away, the two NBA legends will try to outclass each other this time as basketball executives.

Memphis Grizzlies v Los Angeles Lakers

NBA News: Mike D'Antoni Does Not Trust Magic Johnson And Willing To Take Shots To Los Angeles Lakers

Mar 06, 2017 01:32 AM EST

Many beleives Magic Johnson may help attract free agents to Los Angeles once more, however previous Lakers head mentor Mike D'Antoni isn't accepting it.

Magic Johnson

Los Angeles Lakers News: New Lakers Adviser Magic Johnson Could Advise Firing of Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak

Feb 21, 2017 06:15 AM EST

Los Angeles Lakers adviser Magic Johnson is set to meet with team VP Jim Buss and GM Mitch Kupchak. A recent report says that the meeting could have huge implications, with possible changes in leadership to come this summer.

Kevin Durant, LeBron James

Magic Johnson Wants Lakers To Go After LeBron James & Kevin Durant

May 02, 2016 01:21 PM EDT

Coming off of their third straight season where they set a franchise mark for their worst overall record, Magic Johnson has a big offseason wish list for the Lakers. That list includes landing LeBron James and Kevin Durant.

Peyton Manning

NBA Legend Pitches In To Lure The Sheriff To Los Angeles Rams

Feb 11, 2016 12:25 PM EST

During his prime, Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson was known for dishing assists to his teammates and make them look good. He has made an art out of that department in the NBA and he may just be doing the same (technically) right now for the Rams.

Magic Johnson

Lakers Owner Jim Buss Has Zero Respect For Hall Of Famer Magic Johnson

Oct 21, 2015 08:45 AM EDT

With the pressure he's under to rebuild the Lakers, Jim Buss could be forgiven for being defensive. But not to Magic Johnson.

D'Angelo Russell

Lakers Coach Byron Russell Changes Tune, Compares D'Angelo Russell To Magic Johnson

Oct 13, 2015 08:32 AM EDT

During NBA summer league play, Lakers coach Byron Scott pumped the brakes on any comparisons between rookie point guard D'Angelo Russell and Hall of Famer Magic Johnson.

David Letterman

5 Best Sports Figures To Appear On David Letterman

May 19, 2015 01:57 PM EDT

David Letterman had many memorable shows over the years, and some of them involved famous athletes.

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