Magic Johnson Takes Over As President Of Basketball Operations For The Lakers: LAist

“Today I took a series of actions I believe will return the Lakers to the heights Dr. Jerry Buss demanded and our fans rightly expect,” Jeanie Buss, part-owner and president of the Lakers, said in the statement. “Effective immediately, Earvin Johnson will be in charge of all basketball operations and will report directly to me.”

Source: Magic Johnson Takes Over As President Of Basketball Operations For The Lakers: LAist