Magic Johnson stepping down as a Lakers president of basketball operations as per sources. The Lakers who missed another playoffs even with LeBron James who sat a total of 18 games. Johnson was a key for signing of LeBron James last summer, but he also got fine on tampering with Paul George and recently Giannis Antetoukomnpo.
He had a questionable decisions where he choose to wait in free agency to sign Paul George than explore trade options, but George to extend to Oklahoma City Thunder than teaming up with LeBron in Lakers.
He traded D’Angelo Russel to Brooklyn Nets to give way to draft Lonzo Ball. Then Russel become an All Star and one of the Most Improve player this season, importantly the Nets clinched the NBA Playoffs.