Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/20/14

CHICAGO - JULY 31: Fomer NBA Star Magic Johnson backstage the National Urban League Conference at McCormick Place on July 31, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for National Urban League)
Add Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson to the list of people who believe the team made the wrong coaching hire this week. Johnson said Wednesday on ESPN's "NBA Countdown" that the Lakers should have brought back former coach Phil Jackson rather than hiring Mike D'Antoni to replace the fired Mike Brown. "I don't believe in Jim Buss," Johnson said, referring to the Lakers' executive vice president. "He's made two critical mistakes already. To me, they made two critical mistakes. "First, hiring Mike Brown -- he wasn't the right coach. He's a great coach but not the right coach for the Lakers. And I don't feel Mike D'Antoni is the right coach for the Lakers. Especially when you have Phil Jackson sitting out there, who wanted to be the Laker coach. "Jim Buss decided he didn't want Phil Jackson, he wanted Mike D'Antoni. And that's OK, but why didn't you just say that? But the fans were chee...
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