Johnson announced his decision in an impromptu press conference with reporters without first telling others in the Lakers organization, including owner Jeanie Buss, Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka and LeBron. He had no clue something out of the ordinary was about to happen. The episode aired on Saturday but was taped on April 11, two days after retired Lakers playing legend Johnson's sudden exit. "You [expletive]", James said of his reaction. "And not even have (a heads-up) like: 'Hey, Bron. kiss my a-".
Back when Johnson left his job as the team's president of basketball operations, much was made of the fact that no one in Los Angeles had any idea he made that decision. "Kiss my ass. I'm gone.' Not even that". "Personally for me, I came here to be a part of the Lakers organization, having the conversation with Magic". And you decide to do that right here, right now?
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Lakers guard Lonzo Ball said he found out about the news through James, who came into the locker room to tell teammates after finding out. We was like, 'Damn. "Right now. I feel like there's a time and place for things, and I believe you knew you were going to make that decision, so why would you do that here?" Like: 'Hey, Bron, it's Magic.
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The Lakers ultimately parted ways with Walton after the season and appear on the brink of hiring James' former coach with the Cavaliers Tyronn Lue, according to multiple reports. "He explained to me Year 1 is going to be tough". At Year 16, you ain't really supposed to be worrying about no damn process, especially for me because I'm in championship mode all the time ...