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Jerry Buss: 1933-2013

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Los Angeles Lakers owner, Jerry Buss, died Monday February 18 at the age of 80. Best known for winning 10 N.B.A. championships as an owner and ushering the Showtime era with Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and James Worthy. We listen to recent interviews from across the nation.

Los Angeles Lakers owner, Jerry Buss, died Monday February 18 at the age of 80. Best known for winning 10 N.B.A. championships as an owner and ushering the Showtime era with Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and James Worthy. We listen to recent interviews from across the nation.
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Los Angeles Lakers owner, Jerry Buss, died Monday February 18 at the age of 80. Best known for winning 10 N.B.A. championships as an owner and ushering the Showtime era with Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and James Worthy. We listen to recent interviews from across the nation.

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Episodes

Magic Johnson on Jerry Buss (Mike and Mike)

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ESPN NBA analyst Magic Johnson shares his thoughts on the death of Jerry Buss, his relationship with Buss and more. Johnson says that Buss was like a father to him.

Creator Of Lakers Dynasties, Owner Jerry Buss Dies (Morning Edition)

10/20/2017
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Jerry Buss died Monday at the age of 80. Buss turned the Los Angeles Lakers from a good pro-basketball team into a great one. During the 34 years he owned them, the Lakers won more games than any other NBA team, including 10 league titles.

Jamaal Wilkes says Jerry Buss was the driving force... (95.7 The Game)

10/20/2017
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Jamaal, of course, won a title with the Warriors before playing with the Lakers. He told us what Jerry Buss did as an owner that meant so much to players.

Jerry Buss: Hall of Fame Speech (NBA.com)

10/20/2017
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Dr. Buss is a Hall of Famer because he is the real secret behind the Lakers' dynasty.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Jerry Buss (Mike and Mike)

10/20/2017
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Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar comments on the death of Jerry Buss, Buss' style of ownership, whether he is concerned about the Lakers' future and more.

Beginning of the Buss Era (NBA.com)

10/20/2017
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Jerry Buss receives the NBA Championship trophy from commisioner Larry O'Brien after the Lakers won the 1980 Finals -- their first under Buss.

Jerry Buss: A Look Back (NBA.com)

10/20/2017
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A look at the career of the Los Angeles Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss.

Norm Nixon – Dr. Buss’ Showtime (Yahoo! Sports Radio)

10/20/2017
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Former Lakers guard Norm Nixon reflects on the life of owner Dr. Jerry Buss and how he changed the game of basketball forever. He also describes what it was like to be a part of “showtime.”

The lasting economic legacy of Lakers' owner Jerry Buss (Marketplace.org)

10/20/2017
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The lasting economic legacy of Lakers' owner Jerry Buss.

Return to Dominance (NBA.com)

10/20/2017
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Owner Jerry Buss receieves the NBA Championship trophy from Commissioner David Stern after the Lakers beat the Pacers in the 2000 Finals.

A.C. Green – Death in the Family: Remembering Dr. Jerry Buss (Yahoo! Sports

10/20/2017
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Former NBA Small Forward and Los Angeles Lakers great A.C. Green memorializes the life of Dr. Jerry Buss.

John Black – Working For The Doctor (Yahoo! Sports Radio)

10/20/2017
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John Black, Lakers Vice President of Public Relations, discusses his relationship with the late Dr. Jerry Buss.

The Jump: Charles Barkley (NBA.com)

10/20/2017
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Charles Barkley gives The Jump a call to talk about Dr. Jerry Buss.