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Magic Johnson said he had nothing to do with the firing of Mike Brown, but he sure does agree with it. The Lakers’ legend told the USA Today that the marriage between his former team and Brown wasn’t right from the beginning. He also said he completely supported the decision because the Lakers can’t wait around to start winning. “The Lakers are about winning championships,” Johnson said. “They’re not about waiting. … The Lakers don’t give people fair shakes. … Other organizations, they have time and patience because they’re not about winning the championships.” Brown went 41-25 last season with the Lakers before losing in the conference semi-finals to the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Lakers were 1-4 before Brown was fired this season. Brown went 272-138 in five seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers while LeBron James was there. The fact that the Cavs did not win a championship in Brown’s time with James was reason enough to fire the former Lakers coach according to Magic. “We have to
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