On Wednesday, the reports about Phil Jackson’s impending move to the East Coast took on a clearer meaning. A departure that would be stunning is far, far less about the New York Knicks than it is about the Los Angeles Lakers, with a very Zen power move playing out. A future Lakers Hall of Famer, […]
We’ve been hearing for days now that a deal to bring Phil Jackson to the New York Knicks is all but imminent. For Knicks fans, the prospect of Jackson bringing his sterling career full circle is enough to drown out the downright dumpster...Show More Summary
Current and former stars of the team want the Lakers' front office to get things right now. Bryant says he has no patience to wait for the team to improve. Kobe Bryant couldn't help himself. Neither could Magic Johnson. They both demanded action from the Lakers' front office at nearly identical times Wednesday.
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We recently saw Brooklyn Nets big man Andray Blatche show off a finger roll that he called "a little Magic Johnson." Now it looks like the 6'11" center has added another move to his repertoire: a killer crossover. Faking right, Blatche...Show More Summary
"Jimmy Fallon and I were talking about it. We liken ourselves -- we're probably overblowing our own gifts, but it's like Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, it's fun to play against each other."
Billionaire entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban spoke at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas yesterday. He was asked about some of the perks of being wealthy and told a story about his jet-setting life. As part of a business...Show More Summary
Magic Johnson's ESPN broadcasting career may be over, but that doesn't mean that the Hall of Famer doesn't still watch the game. In fact, on Thursday night, Johnson tweeted about his favorites to win the NBA Finals. The only way SanShow More Summary
Making predictions on Twitter can end up backfiring, unless you make it tough for you to be proven wrong. The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs squared off on Thursday night in a rematch of the 2013 NBA Finals. Both squads are among the...Show More Summary
Brooklyn Nets center Andray Blatche showed off his guard skills against the Memphis Grizzlies with a spin and finger roll that had announcers going crazy, shouting "major highlight and full 'Blatcheness!'" While the play may not have...Show More Summary
Magic Johnson ran Showtime, but Dr. Jerry Buss owned it. Read an excerpt from Jeff Pearlman's new book "Showtime," about the glory days of the NBA franchise--and its colorful owner.
Editor’s Note: The deadline for open enrollment for health coverage is March 31st! With the deadline only 28 days, we are reminded of this important message from Magic Johnson. For more information on how to enroll be sure to visit healthcare.gov. No one plans to get sick or hurt — I certainly didn’t — but...
Originally published in the February 1993 issue of GQ. Annotations by the author appear throughout. For more, check out E. Jean Carroll's story about NBA groupies, published in 1992 as "Love in the Time of Magic." Read more...
She is the opposite of Magic Johnson’s son EJ… Randy Moss’ Daughter Sets Woman’s Basketball Record Via ESPN reports: Sydney Moss, the daughter of former NFL receiving great Randy Moss, set the NCAA Division III record for single-game scoring
Doing god's work.
We make it a point to know the basics about some things. American history, say: thirteen colonies; manifest destiny, blah, blah, blah. Ditto sports: Babe Ruth, baseball; Magic Johnson, basketball. Check. But science? Not so much. It’s...Show More Summary
Recently acquired MarShon Brooks sparks fourth-quarter rally and Kent Bazemore has 15 points in a 101-92 victory over the Boston Celtics. The rivalry that produced Jerry West versus Bill Russell, Magic Johnson versus Larry Bird and Kobe Bryant versus Paul Pierce offered a new matchup Friday night:
Computer Magic is a pretty accurate name for the music of Brooklyn’s Danz Johnson, who… Read more articles like "Computer Magic – “A Confession”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Lebron James sparked a meme over the NBA's version of Mount Rushmore (Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, and George Washington) when he listed the four greatest players in NBA history as Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, and Oscar Robertson. Kobe Bryant chimed in with his own version: Larry...
As one Magic Johnson put during the broadcast, "John Wall just brought the dunk competition back." Well, maybe that was a bit of an exaggeration. But, it's a start. John Wall's scintillating jams during Saturday night's 2014 NBA Slam...Show More Summary