“Magic Johnson’s signed 1980 Finals jersey sold for whopping $1.5M”: The Lakers legend was crowned Finals MVP in his rookie year

NBA legend Magic Johnson’s signed 1980 Finals Lakers jersey gets sold for a record price of $1.5M at an auction. Winning an NBA championship in the rookie year is something rarely heard of unless you’re Magic Johnson. The 1st pick…

“Magic Johnson or Tragic Johnson?”: How the Lakers legend’s collapses helped Larry Bird and his Celtics win the 1984 NBA Finals

Lakers legend Magic Johnson had a series of choke moments during the 1984 NBA Finals, costing the Lakers a shot at the NBA title. The series earned him a new nickname known as Tragic Johnson. Magic Johnson is arguably the…

‘Kobe Bryant is the greatest Laker of all time’: When Magic Johnson explained why the Black Mamba was better than himself, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and the rest

Right before the commencement of the final game of his illustrious 20-year career, the Los Angeles Lakers and several NBA legends had given a tribute to Kobe Bryant. During the ceremony, Magic Johnson called the Mamba “the greatest to wear…

“Magic Johnson could have played alongside Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal!”: NBA Reddit reminisces Laker great’s return to the NBA

Magic Johnson made a comeback to the league in 1996, and NBA Reddit makes an interesting observation about his return. Laker legend Magic Johnson has been loved universally by fans globally since entering the league in 1979. Heralded as the…

“Magic Johnson Surpassed Kawhi Leonard As The Winningest Player In NBA History”: Lakers Legend Overtakes The Klaw After The 2020-21 NBA Season For Best Career Winning Percentage

Magic Johnson holds the best career winning percentage in NBA history as Kawhi Leonard dropped after the 2020-21 NBA season. Leonard had the top spot locked up, but in a somewhat lower year, Leonard went 42-21 this past season (works…

“Chicago Bulls relied on Michael Jordan too much”: Magic Johnson believes his Lakers with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in the mid-80s would’ve beaten any version of Jordan’s Bulls

Magic Johnson believes that while Michael Jordan was too great a force to be contained, his peak Showtime Lakers would run the Bulls out of town. Magic Johnson was one of the most revolutionary players in the history of basketball.…

“I hated being compared to Larry Bird”: Magic Johnson admits that NBA fans claiming the Celtics legend was better than him irked him

Magic Johnson says that being compared to Larry Bird and having him be labeled as being better than him used to annoy and irk him.  It’s quite nearly impossible to talk about Magic Johnson and his time in the NBA…

“Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry have to be in my top 5”: Michael Porter Jr controversially leaves out legends like Magic Johnson, Shaq, Tim Duncan from his all-time list

Alongside Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, Michael Porter Jr controversially added Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry to his top-5 all-time list, snubbing legends like Magic Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Tim Duncan and many more. Basketball is one of the…

“Isiah Thomas wraps up Michael Jordan, then Arsenio Hall starts a brawl”: When a Magic Johnson midsummer charity game devolved into howls of laughter

Isiah Thomas, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, and Arsenio Hall teamed up to create a memorable moment at the 1990 ‘Midsummer night’s Magic’. Basketball legends have always been revered and viewed in a positive light by society for a long time.…

“I had no interest in winning the Gold Medal”: Michael Jordan reveals his twisted reason behind joining Larry Bird and Magic Johnson on the Dream Team

Chicago Bulls legend, Michael Jordan reveals his almost detestable reason to join the 1992 USA Dream Team   Michael Jordan was absolutely blessed with all the talent in the world. After all, he had some serious athleticism and game sense…