I'll bring it back to bball...favorite NBA memories? Magic's baby hook, MJ stripping Malone & heisman-ing Russell & Kobe's 81 rank up there
"It messes up my whole year when the Lakers are not successful" - Magic
Magic said last year Laker players didn't know their roles - which would have made D'Antoni cackle had he heard that comment
Going over some audio from Tues - Magic talked up the Lin/Randle combo as the 2nd unit behind possible starters Nash/Boozer
Magic "[Ed] Davis is going to be excellent - the energy that he brings" - "I think the rookie [Randle] is going to blossom under Byron"
Magic Johnson - "I'm happy that Boozer is here. We needed some toughness, and he's going to provide that."
Since Siva will be waived before the reg. season starts, none of the current 15 Magic players under contract will have to be waived.
Peyton Siva will be brought to Magic camp on a non-guaranteed contract. Magic then will send him to Erie of the D-League.
Former Piston Peyton Siva has found a home with the Orlando Magic, per a source
Peyton Siva has agreed to terms with the Orlando Magic, a source told Yahoo Sports.
Magic said he hopes Byron Scott will hire Michael Cooper as one of his assistants. Cooper currently recovering from tongue cancer surgery.
Magic: "I want the Lakers to win. It messes up my whole year when the Lakers are not successful. The last couple years have been so bad."
Magic and Byron Scott have been working out for the past five months. Magic said he already told Byron what he thought went wrong last year.
The NBA is such a different game compared to Magic’s heyday…
Magic Johnson asked about the Sterling/Clippers decision: "What's my reaction? I'm going to let you see it:
Magic said he spoke to Pau Gasol before the Chicago decision and Pau was having a difficult time getting over the hurt of last year
Asked what his reaction to Sterling ruling was, Magic Johnson said, "I'm going to let you see it." Then a big, big toothy grin.
Magic also said after last year he doesn't need to see another Laker three pointer
Lakers are the number one team in Los Angeles - Dodgers are second - Dodgers owner Magic Johnson
I'll never discourage a child's dream, even when they tell me -I'm going to be better than Magic, Jordan, and LeBron http://t.co/KR4DSb4VMJ
Magic Johnson just lobbied for Byron to hire Mychal Cooper as one of his assistants. Coop is currently coaching the WNBA's ATL Dream