"I was happier when I wasn't the president", said Johnson, who mentioned he had not informed owner Jeanie Buss of his decision.
"I will always defer to Magic", Buss said.
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Say what you want about Magic Johnson, but he knows how to grab a room. You know, I have a lovely life.
Lakers owner Jeanie Buss told ESPN she meant to let Johnson and Pelinka decide whether or not to retain Walton after the season's end. Johnson was publicly frustrated during talks with New Orleans, even going as far as to tell reporters that he felt the Pelicans didn't act in good faith. "And I thought about it, and I said 'That's not fun for me". The team has put itself in a situation for a star to come in and they offer all the same benefits as the Lakers, minus the historic past.
Johnson, who announced he was HIV positive in 1991, said that his health is "wonderful" and was not a factor in his decision. A short time later, the Lakers released a statement about Johnson's decision.
Regardless of how incompetent he was or wasn't, Johnson leaving the team in the manner he did is a bad look for the franchise and isn't going to help James recruit top free agents to join him in L.A, this summer. They opened with a 20-14 record, but James suffered a strained groin on December 25. Johnson also pointedly refused to say whether Pelinka should remain as the Lakers' general manager, saying the decision rested exclusively with Buss, whom he repeatedly called "my sister". "Because I knew I would be crying like a baby in front of her".