The relationship between Magic Johnson and the Lakers has come to a close.
ESPN reporter Dave McMenamin tweeted on Tuesday evening that Magic Johnson announced his resignation as Laker president.
The Lakers have had a tumultuous season despite the acquisition of LeBron James. But it’s fair to say nobody expected Magic to step down.
When news broke, Twitter went into a tailspin. To see Dave McMenamin’s tweet, plus reactions, flip the pages.
Magic Johnson is conducting an impromptu press conference and just stepped down as Lakers president. He said he loves Jeanie Buss like a sister.
— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) April 10, 2019