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Jerry Buss

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  • A Lakers fan put Phil Jackson in touch with New York Knicks

    Lakers fans can thank one of their own for Phil Jackson's going to the New York Knicks. Irving Azoff, a music mogul who has long held courtside seats at Staples Center, hosted the December party at which Jackson and Knicks owner James Dolan began...
  • Kobe Bryant unveils his latest signature shoe and a 'Kobe piano'

    Kobe Bryant unveils his latest signature shoe and a 'Kobe piano'
    While sitting out all but six games this season with Achilles and knee issues, Kobe Bryant apparently had time to build a custom piano. At least that's the premise of his latest Nike commercial. "The sound alone could end war," promises the narrator....
  • Lakers hire Dan Grigsby as general counsel; Jim Perzik now senior VP

    Lakers hire Dan Grigsby as general counsel; Jim Perzik now senior VP
    The Lakers have promoted Jim Perzik from general counsel to senior vice president of legal affairs/secretary, while hiring Dan Grigsby to fill Perzik's former position. Grigsby previously was partner and chairman of the National Sports Law Group with...
  • 'Toxic' Lakers' most loyal ticket holder may dump seats over renewal

    'Toxic' Lakers' most loyal ticket holder may dump seats over renewal
    For more than a half century, few in this town have loved and lived the Lakers like Joe Smith. The former record mogul has four season seats on the baseline next to the Lakers bench. He has held those seats since the team arrived in Los Angeles. He...
  • Times sports section is honored by Associated Press

    The Los Angeles Times was named one of the top-10 daily Sports sections among large-circulation papers and received five top-10 writing awards in the annual section and writing contest conducted by the Associated Press Sports Editors, which concluded...
  • Phil Jackson is back in NBA, and he has much work to do with Knicks

    Phil Jackson won two NBA championships as a teammate of Hall of Famers Walt Frazier and Bill Bradley. He won 11 titles as a coach of all-time greats Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal. For his next challenge, Jackson will try to win...
  • Letters: Any good news for the Lakers?

    Letters: Any good news for the Lakers?
    Lakers' ownership announces they've signed Kobe to a max contract without knowing the status of his health, Phil announces he's signing with the Knicks, and Webster's dictionary announces they're putting a picture of Jim next to the word "Blunderbuss."...
  • There's more to Lakers' sad story than is being told

    There's more to Lakers' sad story than is being told
    For much of our adult lives, the Lakers have been the toast of the town. That's why the anguish is so understandable now that they are merely toast. But in the midst of all the noise, have we not missed some of the more salient points? Are we so...
  • Lakers considering a lineup change at point guard

    Lakers considering a lineup change at point guard
    The Lakers appear to be mulling over a lineup change. Since joining the team in December after the franchise suffered a slew of injuries at point guard, Kendall Marshall has made 33 appearances and 24 starts. On Tuesday night, in a loss to the New...
  • Phil Jackson says the late Jerry Buss made decision to hire D'Antoni

    Phil Jackson says the late Jerry Buss made decision to hire D'Antoni
    When the Lakers hired Coach Mike D'Antoni in November 2012, they made their decision soon after an interview with Phil Jackson. Jackson expected to have the opportunity to either accept or reject the position, but the Lakers chose to go in a...
  • Lakers can't afford to let Phil Jackson get away again

    Lakers can't afford to let Phil Jackson get away again
    The New York Knicks won’t know what kind of basketball executive they’re getting even if, as reports have indicated, Phil Jackson agrees to join their front office by the end of the week. Will he be as shrewd in constructing a roster as he...