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Lakers Fire GM Mitch Kupchak, Name Magic Johnson President of Basketball Operations

Lakers Fire GM Mitch Kupchak, Name Magic Johnson President of Basketball Operations

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss announced today that the team has named Earvin "Magic" Johnson as President of Basketball Operations. In addition, General Manager Mitch Kupchak has been relieved of his duties, effective immediately. Furthermore, Jim Buss will no longer hold his role as Lakers Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations.

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Lakers Hire Warriors Assistant Coach Luke Walton as New Head Coach

Lakers Hire Warriors Assistant Coach Luke Walton as New Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers have hired Luke Walton as their head coach, the team announced Friday. Walton is currently an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors, who have advanced to the second round of the playoffs. Walton will finish the postseason with the Warriors before taking over in Los Angeles. “We’re …

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Phil Jackson Wants Out Of New York ‘Badly’, Eyeing Return To LA?

Phil Jackson Wants Out Of New York ‘Badly’, Eyeing Return To LA?

Over the last 20 years the Los Angeles Lakers have found their greatest success under the helm of Phil Jackson, who led the team to five NBA championships as a head coach. Jackson, of course, is no longer a coach but rather the President of the New York Knicks, but …

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Kendall Jenner ‘Secretly Dating’ Lakers Jordan Clarkson

Kendall Jenner ‘Secretly Dating’ Lakers Jordan Clarkson

Forget about keeping up with Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles — the supermodel has a new man in her life. The leggy stunner has reportedly been “secretly dating” Lakers player Jordan Clarkson, according to People magazine. The new romance is already heating up, with the 20-year-old and the baller “super into each other,” an …

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Lakers’ Nick Young, Jordan Clarkson Accused of Sexual Harassment

Lakers' Nick Young, Jordan Clarkson Accused of Sexual Harassment

According to a report from ESPN’s Baxter Holmes, the Los Angeles Lakers are investigating an incident involving Nick Young, Jordan Clarkson and two women on Sunday. Young and Clarkson allegedly made “vulgar, sexual” gestures toward a woman named Alexis Jones and her mother while stopped at traffic light. From Holmes: The Los Angeles Lakers are investigating …

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Wedding of Iggy Azalea and Nick Young Postponed

Wedding of Iggy Azalea and Nick Young Postponed

After two years of dating and a June engagement, Iggy Azalea and Nick Young who have been together since 2013 have put their wedding plans on pause. It has been a rough year for Iggy Azalea. Not only was she bashed by everyone from Erykah Badu to co-singer, Britney Spears, her  2015 Great …

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