Tag "Magic Johnson"

‘Last Dance’ Recap: Episodes 5 and 6

Now that the NFL Draft is over, “The Last Dance” is needed even more to feed the world’s appetite for sports content. The fifth and sixth episodes of the 10-part docu-series on Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls dove into the 1992 and 1993 NBA Finals, the “Dream Team,” and more so than any episode before, Michael Jordan off the court.

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Larry Bird, All-American

Josh Elias | September 6th, 2019 The NBA may not exist in its current state today if it weren’t for the rivalry between Magic Johnson‘s Los Angeles Lakers and Larry Bird‘s Boston Celtics throughout the 1980s.

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Where does the Golden State Warriors’ dynasty rank?

Many people want to know where the Golden State Warriors’ dynasty ranks. Lamarr Fields explores this idea.

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Where does the Golden State Warriors’ dynasty rank?

Many people want to know where the Golden State Warriors’ dynasty ranks. Lamarr Fields explores this idea.

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Lakers reportedly closing in on Tyronn Lue as “head coach”

It’s easy to make fun of Tyronn Lue for completely hitching his wagon to the LeBron James train. He did it in Cleveland and it looks like he’s doing it again with the Los Angeles Lakers. He’s not the only

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A full recap of Magic Johnson’s tenure with the Lakers and potential replacements

The Los Angeles Lakers were expected to do big things after acquiring LeBron James in free agency at the beginning of the season, but an unexpected groin injury knocked him out for 18 games and changed the course of the Lakers season. After the tumultuous turn of events that knocked the Lakers out of the playoffs, Magic Johnson decided it was best for him and the organization if he stepped down from being president of basketball operations. Magic Johnson helped the Lakers get LeBron James and he was set to pitch the plan to recruit free agents like Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, and Klay Thompson to try and get them on the Lakers, but the pressure was too much. Magic always seemed to be tampering and getting fined for it and it got to the point where he couldn’t even congratulate a player on his accomplishment, which led to Magic getting frustrated.

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Lakers Lucked out with Magic Johnson’s Departure

Magic Johnson shocked the basketball world by stepping down as the Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball of Operations. He was supposed to lead them back to the promised land, having already brought in LeBron James with the planning of

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Magana: The Magic has Faded for the Lakers

With just a few games left in the 2018-2019 NBA season, the Lakers are almost out of this hellish season. To say this season was disappointing for the Lakers is an understatement. Most fans had reasonable expectations for how this

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