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Laker's owner Jerry Buss has died.

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Re: Laker's owner Jerry Buss has died.

Postby rogdochar » Mon Feb 18, 2013 12:58 pm

Typical California ...one sentence "He's dead." next sentence "credit"
for who broke the story first. The rest of the "rest in peace" piece was
all about the spread of his wealth. :eek:
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Re: Laker's owner Jerry Buss has died.

Postby Class of '78 » Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:06 am

Fans usually dismiss the owner as nothing more than the guy with deep pockets. Buss meant much more than that to the Lakers. He was a father figure to Magic Johnson and squeezed out another two championships when he made the commitment to Kobe over an aging and diminished Shaq.
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