February 22, 2017
Q: Ira, any thoughts on the Lakers' move putting Magic Johnson in charge and any chance he and Pat Riley hook up in a year or two in Los Angeles? -- Douglas.
Q: Any chance Magic Johnson tries to pry Pat Riley away from the Heat? -- Marc.
A: To me, these are two different questions. First, having essentially been his own boss for two decades with the Heat, I doubt Pat would work under anyone when it comes to personnel. But I could see Pat eventually shifting into something closer to the role that Jerry West held with the Grizzlies and especially now with the Warriors, where he can work...