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Jim Buss is perceived by many to have the deciding vote on basketball matters for the Los Angeles Lakers.
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Lakers get Taiwanese animation treatment

We love it when the Taiwanese animators put their spin on the NBA.  The Buss family, however, might not share our enthusiasm for this particular video.   Jim Buss is flat-out called an idiot (he drives around in a "short buss" and wears a bucket on his head).  And the Lakers are a bunch of old, walker-using, has-beens who will basically inspire riots as they try to...

Kobe Bryant defends Jim Buss against Magic Johnson criticism

Magic Johnson seems to have made it his mission as of late to criticize Los Angeles Lakers executive vice president Jim Buss as much as possible. On Wednesday, Magic wrote on Twitter that he had been silent for a few days because he was mourning the Lakers’ decision to hire Mike D’Antonio over Phil Jackson. If that seems a bit dramatic, that’s because it is. Kobe Bryant does...

Magic not a fan of the D'Antoni hire, Jim Buss in general

Magic Johnson is no longer a part owner of the Los Angeles Lakers, but he's still an influential figure in LA and the NBA community in general.  When Mike Brown was fired, Johnson went on the most public of public crusades to get Phil Jackson hired.  When that didn't work out, Johnson took to Twitter to express his dissatisfaction in Jackson not getting hired (H/T to Kurt...

Magic Johnson: I don’t believe in Jim Buss

Magic Johnson has been vocal about his displeasure with the Lakers over the past week, and now he’s taking aim at the team’s leadership. Magic ripped Mike Brown in an interview with USA Today on Sunday, saying the coach deserved to be fired by the Lakers. He then announced on Wednesday that he had been silent on Twitter the previous few days because he was so upset that the...

Magic lashes out at Lakers

Hall of Famer and Lakers legend Magic Johnson lashed out on Twitter and TV on Wednesday at the team's recent decision-making, in particular executive vice president Jim Buss' handling of the team's recent head coaching search. The day began with Johnson tweeting, "The reason I haven't tweeted in 2 days is because I've been mourning Phil Jackson not being...

Magic Johnson doesn’t believe in Jim Buss

Count Magic Johnson among the many disappointed Laker fans who aren’t satisfied with the hiring of Mike D’Antoni. Magic voiced his extremely displeasure at the way Jim Buss, son of Lakers owner and legend, Dr. Jerry Buss, is running the team. The NBA legend sated that he doesn’t have confidence in Jim Buss abilities.   “I [...]

Kobe: Jim Buss has been 'phenomenal'

Kobe Bryant heard what Magic Johnson said about Lakers Vice President Jim Buss. It wasnt kind. But Bryant said hes had no problem with the younger Buss. Johnsons opinion is valued greater than most others because of what hes done here with this franchise. I can only speak from my perspective in my dealings with Jim. Hes been phenomenal, Bryant said. Hes seemingly made all the right...

Video: Kobe Bryant reacts to Magic’s comments, defends Jim Buss

 I have really been intrigued by the saga unfolding out in LA LA land. The Los Angeles Lakers publicly welcomed new head coach Mike D’Antoni to their bench on Friday. Though D’Antoni will never be held in the highest regard in my green goggles, I must say his usually very dry press conferences turned candid and amusing Friday. [...]

How D'Antoni Adapts Will Gauge Success With Lakers

The hiring of Mike D'Antoni didn't go well with a lot of people and many Laker fans. His fit with the Lakers has been scrutinized even before coaching a single game. But whether you believe in D'Antoni or not, he is now the head coach and mostly likely here to stay regardless of the outcome of the season.After what happened between the firing of Mike Brown and the announcement...

Los Angeles Lakers hiring of Mike D'Antoni gets Taiwanese-Animated (Video)

As you may figure, the folks over at Next Media Animation have put together another classic clip dealing with the Los Angeles Lakers hiring of new head coach Mike D'Antoni.The ire of their hatred was Lakers vice president Jim Buss who proclaimed in this clip as to be the reason why Phil Jackson isn't back in the city of Angels:

Kobe Bryant’s True Feelings On Mike Brown

The other day, Magic Johnson ripped Lakers’ frontman, Jim Buss, bad. Like really bad, saying that he had no trust in him, in his father…..but not him. Kobe on the other hand, decided to come to Jim’s aid but also shed some light on his true  feelings for Mike Brown….if you can read between the lines. “His opinion is valued greater than most others because of what he...
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