The Magic Is Gone: Johnson Out As Lakers’ President Of Basketball Operations

Magic Johnson has left his post with the team.

On the night Dwyane Wade is playing his final game in Miami for the Heat, the Lakers end up stealing the spotlight.

News just broke that Magic Johnson, the President of Basketball Operations, has stepped down from that position with the team.

https://twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/1115780743484067840

 

Rumors are flying around this decision, with varying theories as to why.

https://twitter.com/taniaganguli/status/1115781784644476929

 

https://twitter.com/ChrisBHaynes/status/1115781979138547712

 

https://twitter.com/DrewShiller/status/1115785278105378816

 

Whatever his reason, one thing is for certain, and that’s that he is no longer part of the Lakers’ front office.

We’ll keep you updated as more is revealed.