The One Thing Magic Johnson Forgot to Talk About

Magic Johnson stepped down as the President of the Los Angeles Lakers. He called an abrupt news conference in the bowels of the Staples Center Tuesday night. The NBA is a reality TV show that never stops providing new scripts. He cited his trepidation of firing Luke Walton who his owner and best bud Jeanie Buss loved very much. Of course Magic Johnson was instrumental in luring LeBron James into LaLa Land away from Cleveland, although it doesn’t seem like it was a hard sell as LeBron appears to have strategically made his mind up to do so for some […]

The pressure is still on Lonzo Ball, sort of

Lakers President Magic Johson told Lonzo Ball during exit interviews this week that he needs to get stronger physically after the 20 year-old rookie missed 30 games this season due to injury. Johnson also told Ball that this summer will be the biggest summer of his life.  Pressure? Ball doesn’t exactly quiver and shake. He’s grown accustomed to the media spotlight and it doesn’t seem to phase him-at least not publicly. “He pretty much does what he does and I do what I do,” Ball told assembled media Thursday when asked for about the 400th time in the last year about […]