LeBron is right, ‘I could have done it a different way’ - Magic on suddenly resigning | First Take

Dipublikasikan tanggal 20 Mei 2019
Magic Johnson joins First Take and answers for not informing LeBron James about his decision to resign as the president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers before announcing it to the media.
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  • Any team minus lavar ball is automatic better.

  • It's kobi fault he went back door

  • Nah bruh letting the owner know yes... Not letting a player know? A player?! Yeah relax!

  • Magic to Cookie: I know I got the HIV but I feel as if Lebron has his foot up my a**

  • Magic show his African American heritage here. Talks as if Lebron has slave mentality over him. Disappointing

  • Max entire point about the Lakers is that somehow kobe is responsible for their drama, which is just BS, typical media hating on kobe

  • Magic knows LeBron is as convincing as him. If he talked to LeBron, he’d have been convinced to stay

  • I never knew Magic was this fake. He is backstabbed the organization with a smile on his face

  • Lol Lebron criticizing someone on the way they ended their employment. Holy shit I hate Lebron.

  • Knowing Magic’s history guy let’s be honest. Magic was hoping for more fame and glory while doing nothing and left knowing his image was being wrecked by not doing good. Rob Pelinka simply was probably trying to do the right thing and that must’ve clashed with Magic.

  • “It just wasn’t fun so I don’t wanna work when it’s not fun and stressful like a real job.” magic. “When you say fuck everyone who said you sucked” - Stephen A. “Oh no just Rob. Fuck just Rob.” - Magic

  • One question So does magic still have HIV? 🤔

  • magic threw a hand grenade and stepped out of the room.

  • Lebron wasn't so much recruited as he wanted to go Hollywood!

  • M.J is pure Class. Much Respect to him. This guy is The Boss

  • Lakers need a male owner period

  • Ty lou sucks as a coach idk what Magic was thinking on this one

  • this is the most retarded advice ive ever heard. You should never give one person unilateral decision making power at any level. This is why every corporation has a board of directors not a dictator. Human beings make better decisions collectively than individually. Then you quite because of office gossip? What an idiot. Magic would never survive in corporate America where betrayal and sabatoge are standard practice.

  • What a fucking loser magic stepped down lmao

  • If it got kobe written on it no good

  • I hope Kobe replaces Rob

  • You could listen to Magic talk all day. Very smooth, engaging, and charismatic.

  • Wish this was all truthful and the wofld knew the truth mexico is all out of bullits and no captian in the ship of serpets if one man can do all that because your master traded 10,000 for one and was tricked your out of the game check mate!!! Times is ticking for all you do no what i ask

  • I was a Lakers fan till the last 5 years. However, this drama with Magic doesn't make me wanna go back as fan. I think Magic is getting too much airtime compared to the Polinka guy. Get the other guy on air and ask him his side of the story. Also, thought Magic was busy with his other businesses?

  • Magic Johnson is right. he doesnt need headaches

  • I must be the only person that YT forced this video on that couldn’t give half of a fuck about the bts drama that they’re talking about.

  • What a great way to handle that sort of situation

  • Max you nail it. You said the questions i wanted to know GREAT JOB MAX 👍👏👏👏👏👏🙌🙌🙌🙌🙌🙌

  • 🙊🙉🙈 it's a dirty game on an off the court 🤷

  • At least it's not Cavs vs Warriors again! Lol

  • Who is James to tell anyone look how he left Cleveland....... but ok

  • 06:53 you go girl !!!!

  • Lebron should have stay in cleveland he would be in the playoff now

    • but he would have another finals loss

  • facts here

  • Did Magic ask for Lebron's approval in quitting?

    • dachicagoan he didn’t tell or ask anyone... He first announced it before the last game, Jeanie would’ve probably talked him out of it

  • Damnn Magic want all the smoke

  • Magic ain’t regretting shit he got that POSITIVE attitude

  • Max all up in Magics face like..." Tell the truth fool speak up son!" Haha

  • To sum it up, people who never played basketball didn't let one of the world's best basketball players make decisions. What a great idea

  • Man magic Johnson sounds dummm as life lil boii the world don't revolve around u ,Haha haven't we all learned blacks aren't good business parterns,do u hear how he talks about it "ouhhhhaa I left because I didn't have POWER gtfoh "

  • I don't like Max but he did his thing in this interview.

  • The real issue with Rob Pelinka is that he’s really Rob Lowe and no one told Magic lol

  • In my humble opinion, I think Magic Johnson is one of the most respected people in sports. He is very honest and upfront about his beliefs and opinions. He has certain parts of his life that are that are private. There is no ambiguity in this man. He wouldn’t be who is and/or where he is today, if he wasn’t. I am old enough to have watched this talented basketball player in his prime. When he would make a fast break at the other end of the court. The sound of all those men running, footsteps pounding, tennis shoes squeaking, ball bouncing. And he would do a sideways pass without looking was one of the most awe inspiring moments in my life. I never tired of watching him play. He was a gentleman on and off the court.

  • ESPN energy is so hyper-fake-dramatic. Magic's energy is just pure magic. When will old-media get it? No one likes that nonsense.

  • It's not about having fun. It's about winning, dominating, and looking at all those banners on the rafter. That's fun. Winning is fun. Magic has it backwards.

  • Ass kissin Lebron ain’t easy Magic

  • But Magic have you ever heard of the old say, sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me..... you should have never let that week chump of a man run you out, I would have ran him out, then I would have quit.

  • Well said magic ...I’m still a Laker will always be a Laker that’s how we feel about you that’s why L.A loves you

  • Magic is a quitter.

  • I know LeBron wishes they would just leave him alone & keep his name out of their mouths🙄! DAMN Magic move on👉🏾!! You quit so let it go dude! The show continues without you buddy👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾. #LakeShow

  • ...so Jeannie was fuckin Luke? Lmao wtf.

  • Magic is too real to deal with politics, fake fucks, and ineptitude. Much support to the Magic-man

  • Kobe fukin up lebron lolol

  • So he doesn’t regret getting aids???

  • Magic is right. He should have been allowed to hire his own people. Sticking him with Pelinka or anyone else was the mistake. Now, it's own Pelinka and Jeannie Buss. But, Kobe, Kareem or any other Laker should speak out.

  • Agents have really schmoozed their way into a league they’ve never contributed too.

  • she loved luke... period please takes no rocket scientist to figure that out

  • Race.... Race.... duhhhh

  • Magic excuse is bull something deeper went on