Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/29/13

The Lakers are a mess. Kobe Bryant‘s future is up in the air, a large part of the fanbase wants head coach Mike D’Antoni out already and then there’s the Dwight Howard situation. And the Dwight Howard situation only got more complicated as the Lakers exited the playoffs. Not only did Howard get ejected from Sunday’s 103-82 home loss to the San Antonio Spurs, ending the Lakers’ season, but the center apparently got into an exchange with general manager Mitch Kupchak on his way to the locker room. Though he’s busy running the Dodgers, former Los Angeles great Earvin “Magic” Johnson was watching from afar, and had some choice words for Howard on social media. Johnson called out Howard for the ejection on Twitter, saying the big man needed to stay on the floor to lead his team. After the game, Johnson likely spoke for all of Laker Nation, exclaiming that he was “sooooooooooo happy” the team’s frustrating season is over. Laker Nation: Dwight Howard that was a big No, No. Your teammates and the fans were counting on you.— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 29, 2013 LN: Dwight, I've been swept before but I never let my team down by getting kicked out of the game.— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 29, 2013 Laker Nation: I'm sooooooooooo happy the season is over. With the talent on this team this could go down as one of t… say.ly/wPQ5HF2— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 29, 2013

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