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  1. NBA: How stories of Lakers legend, Heat president influenced champion Warriors ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Golden State Warriors, the basketball stories that stuck in his head had to do with his relationship with Magic Johnson and Pat Riley. Or at least those were the narratives that stood out for Guber and were worth sharing in his New York Times ...


  2. Watching Black Panther in HarlemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Students watch a screening of Black Panther on opening night at the AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 cinemas, February 15, 2018 [Andrew Kelly/Reuters] Magic Johnson Theaters in Harlem, or AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 on Frederick Douglas Blvd to be precise, is where my children and I spend many of our weekend outings. It is the closest theatre to where we live on Columbia University campus, and closest to my heart as an urban setting that resonates deeply with a history that defines me in every major city I have lived in and loved from Tehran to Mexico City.


  3. Lakers fined $50K for Magic Johnson tampering with GiannisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 |

    For the second time in five months, the Los Angeles Lakers have been fined by the NBA for violating the league's tampering rules. Once again, some comments made by president of basketball operations Magic Johnson contributed to the penalty.


  4. Lakers fined for violating the league's anti-tampering ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Sporting News

    The Lakers were fined Tuesday for violating the league's anti-tampering rule stemming from an interview with Magic Johnson on Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo. "The NBA announced today that it has fined the Los Angeles Lakers $50,000 for violating the league's anti-tampering rule," the league said in a statement.


  5. Basketball Star Earvin 'Magic' Johnson Announces He Has HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Free Dictionary

    ... basketball team that won the Olympic gold medal in 1992. After leaving the NBA in 1992, Johnson formed the Magic Johnson All-Stars, a barnstorming team that travelled around the world playing exhibition games . Johnson was honored as one of the 50 ...


  6. Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson takes full responsibility, will pay fineRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Lake Show Life

    Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations, Magic Johnson, is taking full responsibility for the tampering charge fine and wants it to be taken out of his salary. At the end of August, the Los Angeles Lakers were handed their punishment by the NBA for the tampering charges brought against them by the Indiana Pacers.


  7. EJ Johnson Is 'Not Just Some Other Rich Girl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | The New York Times

    Magic Johnson's son was outed as gay by TMZ, then became a reality show star. All of 25, he is now embracing his role as a gender-flouting role model.


  8. Jud Heathcote, 90, Dies; Coached Michigan State to Basketball TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The New York Times

    Jud Heathcote, who followed the father he barely knew into coaching and led the Michigan State basketball team, with Magic Johnson at point guard, to a national championship in 1979, died on Monday in Spokane, Wash. He was 90. Known as a disciplinarian but with a sharp sense of humor that he often turned on himself, Heathcote had been coaching at the University of Montana when he was hired by Michigan State in 1976 to coach the Spartans.


  9. Heathcote dies at 90; led Spartans to titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... what made him so great to work for." Heathcote's coaching legacy will always focus on the two years he coached Magic Johnson. He had spent five years at Montana, twice winning Big Sky titles and reaching the NCAA Sweet 16 in 1975 before losing to ...


  10. Magic Johnson lauds late Jud Heathcote: 'He turned a young kid into a man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Sporting News

    Magic Johnson's college coach, Jud Heathcote, died Aug. 28, 2017, at age 90. Johnson praised the Michigan State legend for his caring and concern. Before Magic, there was Earvin.


  11. Clippers introduce Jerry West as team consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 2011. West admitted in a recent interview that he would have liked to return to the Lakers, who instead hired Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations and Rob Pelinka as general manager. "Earvin Johnson, I admire a lot," West said. "I ...