Magic Johnson is back in the loop as well.
Correct, the same Magic Johnson that abruptly resigned as Lakers president of basketball operations in April 2019, without giving Buss advance notice.
“Bottom line, the Lakers are important to him and he wants the Lakers to win, and he wants the Lakers to be on top,” she said. “I know that’s in his heart, and I trust him.”
So, Plaschke asked, is she relying on him again?
“Absolutely,” Buss said.