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MAGIC JOHNSON RUMORS

Nick Young on Magic's tank talk: Chill before I knock you out

A majority of the talk at Los Angeles Lakers’ practice on Wednesday revolved around NBA icon Magic Johnson’s comments earlier in the week about how the team should tank, giving some tangible meaning to a predictably lost season in the way of improving its chances in the lottery. “I hope the Lakers lose every game...Read More The post Nick Young on Magic’s tanking talk: He...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Young to Magic Johnson: Chill out before I have to knock you out

Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has a message for Magic Johnson — shut your trap before I shut it for you. Those weren’t Swaggy P’s exact words, but let’s just say he disagrees with Magic’s idea that the Lakers should tank the remainder of the season in order to secure a high draft pick....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Byron Scott responds to Magic's tank talk

Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott relied on verbal shorthand to respond to Magic Johnson’s comment this week that he hopes the team loses every game. “I hope the Lakers lose every game because if you’re going to lose, lose. I’m serious,” Johnson said at an event in New York, according to Newsday. “If you’re...Read More The post Byron Scott’s response to Magic...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson in favor of the Lakers tanking; Kobe and Byron respond

Magic Johnson is still throwing shots at the Lakers front office. On Tuesday as Magic was receiving the Sportsman of the Year Legacy Award at Sports Illustrated’s annual Sportsman of the Year ceremony, said that he “hopes the Lakers lose every game” this season. Via Neil Best of Newsday: “I hope the Lakers lose every game, because if you’re going to lose, lose. I’m...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson: “I Hope The Lakers Lose Every Game”

ESPN reports Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson thinks the team would be better off if they lose every game. At a promotional event on Tuesday night, Johnson said “I hope the Lakers lose every game. Because if you’re going to lose, lose. I’m serious.” Magic’s argument was one many fans share with the Lakers having a down year. If you’re going to be bad, Johnson...
Via Basketball Bicker
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson wants Lakers to lose for high draft pick

Coming into the season, the Los Angeles Lakers weren’t expected to be good, even after the acquisitions of familiar names Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer. And to this point, they haven’t been. The Lakers are currently 5-16 and mere percentage points ahead of the Timberwolves for worst record in the Western Conference. At this pace,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Why is Magic Johnson so bad at Twitter?

Magic Johnson is really really bad at using Twitter. Let us count the ways. The post Why Is Magic Johnson So Bad At Twitter? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson Says No Team In the East Wants to Play HEAT in Playoffs

The HEAT are going to be good, how good is up for discussion, but they aren’t going to fall apart like the Cavs did when LeBron left them. They have Bosh, Wade (what version of Wade is yet to be determined) and some solid vets. On the high side they could get up to the #3 seed in the East and on the low side I can’t see them being any worse than #6, so basically a middle of...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Magic 'couldn't be happier' about D'Antoni's resignation

News has come out tonight that Mike D’Antoni has resigned his position as the Los Angeles Lakers coach after two years as the leading man on the sidelines. NBA great and former Laker Magic Johnson voiced his joy through Twitter over the fact that D’Antoni will not be coaching the Lakers next season: Happy days are here again! Mike D'Antoni resigns as the Lakers coach. I couldn...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Magic Johnson wants to buy Clippers from Sterling

With the allegations of racism against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling still pouring out, the NBA faces a real crisis. New commissioner Adam Silver needs to act quickly, but what, exactly he can do under league rules is still unclear. But the best possible avenue may have emerged, as Magic Johnson has let it be known that he wants to buy the Clippers. According to Yahoo...
Via Rumors and Rants
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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