Warriors Stephen Curry Wins 2015-16 Magic Johnson Award

Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors has won the 2015-16 Magic Johnson Award, which honors the player who best combines excellence on the basketball court with cooperation and dignity in dealing with the media and the public, the Professional Basketball Writers Association announced today.
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2 days ago

D'Angelo Russell To Work Out With Magic Johnson In Summer

Magic Johnson says he'll work out with D'Angelo Russell this summer. Russell had an up and down season on the court and was also involved in a scandal posting a video of Nick Young admitting to infidelity. "In my meeting with D'Angelo Russell, he picked my brain about the PG position and I'm looking forward to working out with him this summer!" wrote Johnson on Twitter.
Via RealGM
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Did Lakers commit tampering violation with Magic’s tweets?

Hall of Fame basketball player Magic Johnson has been a success in pretty much everything he’s done in his life. He won five NBA titles and three MVP awards during what has to be considered one of the greatest careers of all-time. Luckily, they didn’t have Twitter during Johnson’s playing days. He would have been the butt of all the jokes if that had actually transpired. Simply...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson says he will mentor D'Angelo Russell

D’Angelo Russell is going to get the Hall-of-Fame treatment this summer as he prepares for the follow-up to his rookie season. The former second overall pick had lunch with Lakers legend Magic Johnson over the weekend, and they apparently hit it off. Johnson announced on Twitter that he’s going to mentor and work out with Russell in the offseason. Laker Nation: I had a really...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson reveals his idea to save the Los Angeles Lakers

Magic Johnson is an NBA legend, a basketball Hall of Famer, one of the most important members of the Los Angeles Lakers family, and an eternal optimist.When you combine the latter of those two labels, you get Magic's foolproof plan to fix the Lakers -- which is equal parts insanely hopeful and mind-blowingly simple.In the eyes of the greatest point guard ever, all you need to do...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson: Lakers should go after LeBron, Durant

The Los Angeles Lakers are in desperate need of a superstar after yet another disappointing season ended with Kobe Bryant retiring. Heading into a pivotal summer, Magic Johnson wants to see his former team aim as high as possible. How high? LeBron James and Kevin Durant high. On Monday morning, Johnson said the Lakers should make Durant their top priority this offseason. He would...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers legend Magic Johnson plans to mentor D’Angelo Russell

One of the Los Angeles Lakers’ promising young stars could be receiving an incredible opportunity to take his career to the next level and set himself up for great success in the future. That player is none other than D’Angelo Russell, who showed off his immaturity at times throughout the 2015-16 NBA season. Now, Russell has the opportunity to learn how to be a pro on and off...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Pistons and Cavs owners may team up to own MLS expansion team in Detroit

From Manchester City and the New York Yankees, to the Atlanta Falcons, to the energy drink company Red Bull, to athletes like Magic Johnson, Steve Nash and David Beckham and celebrities like Drew Carey and Will Ferrell, MLS has recently been seen as an attractive market for ownership of those both in and out of sports. It seems like owners of two rival teams in the NBA are looking...
Via The Comeback
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Magic Johnson's Speech At Kobe Bryant's Final Lakers Game

Magic Johnson addresses the Lakers crowd at Staples Center before his final game. | Kobe signs the court:
Via Lakers Nation
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson pens heartfelt letter to Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant will play in the final game of his incredible NBA career Wednesday night, and Magic Johnson took some time to reflect on 18-time All Star’s accomplishments in a heartfelt letter he published. In a post on his website The Playbook entitled “Dear Kobe,” Johnson praised Bryant for everything he has done for the Los Angeles Lakers over the past 20 years. “Every...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

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