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Magic Johnson

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Source: Magic Johnson Group To Buy Part Of Los Angeles Sparks

A person familiar with the situation says Magic Johnson is part of a group buying the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA.

02/04/2014

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Magic Tells Jim Hill On Kobe: If He’s Not Ready, Sit Whole Year Out

Magic sat down with CBS2/KCAL9 director Jim Hill to talk the current crisis that Kobe Bryant and the rest of the Lakers are going through after losing all three point guards and losing their future hall of famer to a fractured knee.

12/20/2013

Vin Scully listens to new owner Magic Johnson as he speaks to the media at the Dodgers' news conference. Stan Kasten has been involved in almost all the major sports organizations. He was former GM of Atlanta Hawks, team President of the Atlanta Braves('96-'03) and NHL's Thrashers('99-'03) and most currently President of the Washington Nationals from 2006 to 2010. (Photo Credit: Jon SooHoo, Juan Ocampo and Jill Weisleder/Los Angeles Dodgers)

Magic Johnson Done At ESPN

Magic Johnson won’t return to ESPN as an NBA studio analyst.

10/10/2013

Zack Greinke pitched another fine game but Brian Wilson lost it in the 10th. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images Sport)

Greinke Looks To Follow Kershaw’s Dominance Into Game 2 Of NLDS

The Los Angeles Dodgers were vulnerable this season against left-handed starters.

10/04/2013

Dodgers fans can win this bobblehead and shake hands with the real deal. (credit: CBS)

Dodgers Launch #MeetMagic Bobblehead Scavenger Hunt

The Boys in Blue will launch a scavenger hunt Thursday, giving fans the chance to attend a sold out game and meet team owner Earvin “Magic” Johnson.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2013

Kobe Bryant talks to Jim Hill next to the Dodgers' dugout on Wednesday night, July 31, against  the New York Yankees(credit CBS)

Kobe At Dodgers-Yankees Game: Walking Stairs With No Limp, All Positive Signs

Wednesday night, Kobe Bryant used his influence with owner Magic Johnson to nab dugout seats, and talked to CBS2/KCAL9 Jim Hill on how his achilles rehab is coming.

07/31/2013

Eric Garcetti vs. Wendy Greuel. (credit: CBS)

Garcetti, Greuel Rack Up Big-Name Endorsements

On the heels of picking up an endorsement from former President Bill Clinton, LA Mayoral hopeful Wendy Greuel Thursday also received the support of LA Laker, Dodgers co-owner and LA businessman Earvin “Magic” Johnson.

03/28/2013

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Cookie Johnson Works Hard To Raise Awareness Of HIV/AIDS In Women

Earvin “Magic” Johnson’s wife, Cookie, was more than excited by the recent news of a baby born with HIV apparently being cured in Mississippi.

03/08/2013

A general view of the LA Coliseum during the Opening Ceremony of the 1984 Olympics. (credit: Steve Powell/Getty Images)

Villaraigosa Wants To Bring 2024 Olympics To LA

Los Angeles officials have announced a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics Games.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2013

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Los Angeles Dodgers

Cash-Filled Dodgers Begin Spring Training With High Expectations

Players wander into the Los Angeles Dodgers’ spacious clubhouse all morning, exchanging handshakes and hugs, asking about health and family, smiles all around.

02/12/2013

Singer Jennifer Hudson performs onstage at Clive Davis & The Recording Academy's 2013 Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Antonio 'L.A.' Reid at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 9, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

After Whitney Death, Clive Davis Gala Presses On

A year after Whitney Houston’s death, music executive Clive Davis remembered her in words — and video.

02/10/2013

TTYM: Tebow’s Brother Is ‘All A Twitter’ and Bad Lip Reading NFL Style

This week, I prayed to NEVER hear the name Lance Armstrong again.  G-d answered:  Manti Te’o.   So, for those of you  who have been inundated with stories on these two athletes here are a […]

01/18/2013

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Magic Doesn’t Like What He Sees In D’Antoni’s Lakers Offense

Magic Johnson questioned new coach Mike D’Antoni’s system with the slumping Los Angeles Lakers, saying “it doesn’t fit the talent the Lakers have.”

12/11/2012

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 11:  Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against Chris Duhon #21 of the Los Angeles Lakers at The Quicken Loans Arena on December 11, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Irving’s Double-Double Helps Cavaliers Hand Lakers’ 3rd-Straight Loss

Kyrie Irving had a double-double, with 28 points and 11 assists, to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Los Angeles Lakers 100-94.

12/11/2012

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Greinke Sees Dodgers Winning World Series

Zack Greinke showed up alone to a mid-November meeting at Dodger Stadium, asking as many questions as he answered. When he left three hours later, the pitcher thought he may have found his new team while the Dodgers brass knew they had to land the top arm on the open market.

12/11/2012

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