By publicly quitting his L.A. Lakers post before telling Buss, the team owner, Magic Johnson undermined her authority.
Johnson didn’t directly tie his decision to the future of Luke Walton, but the third-year coach was widely expected to be fired by Johnson.
The Los Angeles Lakers president gives Jimmy Kimmel an inside look at how he signed the superstar.
"That's what I'm talking about, baby!"
“Alright, come on man, that’s truly harsh right there."
Far removed from his heyday on the court, Magic Johnson recently embarked on a new journey.
The shocking move comes just two days before the NBA trade deadline.
"His ego was getting bigger and bigger."
"It took every strength in me to keep standing."
The couple also discusses Magic living with a positive HIV status.