LeBron is right, ‘I could have done it a different way’ - Magic on suddenly resigning | First Take
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Magic Johnson joins First Take and answers for not informing LeBron James about his decision to resign as the president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers before announcing it to the media.
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  • DigiGod : Digimon Gamer
    DigiGod : Digimon Gamer

    Max on this Kobe conspiracy lol

  • Uzima Namegabe
    Uzima Namegabe

    What’s the GM’s job though? So isn’t Rob supposed to also have a role or something?

  • iTrece
    iTrece

    TBH I wouldn’t wanna be near him he got HIV

  • Junior Escareno
    Junior Escareno

    Rob & Jeanie are screwing around you just sit there an wait . I hope you’re sitting.

  • Chris Connor
    Chris Connor

    bus gettin fucked by all these men

  • Alf P
    Alf P

    The Bron shut the fuck up

  • Ryan Lao
    Ryan Lao

    I bet he regrets STD

  • KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty
    KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    Magic:I've SUCK DICKED Magic:I take no regrets💪💪💪💪

  • Truly Made
    Truly Made

    Mj is black that’s why

  • Xu Jayden
    Xu Jayden

    I applaud this man for owning up his mistakes and clears things up.

  • Jr Woodson
    Jr Woodson

    Who ever that person is will probably white and he can have all the power he wanna have. And it want be a problem. So problem solved.

  • KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty
    KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    Jarvis: SUCK MY DICK😍 FAZE KAY: THATS LIT BRO🙌😅😅😅

  • jake nail
    jake nail

    We gonna find out that Jeannie Buss was having an affair with Luke Walton 😂

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Genie need a black man lol

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Rob ..if u mess up Lakers the whole stadium should slap u

  • Ace Solomon
    Ace Solomon

    🤣😂 LeDone & Gone is the *LAST* person to question Magic's decision to leave 😏 Should've picked #32 since he acts more like the player who rocked that jersey than the inverted version

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    magic is magic in real life

  • Brad Fyffe
    Brad Fyffe

    Bottom line they don't want a black man running the Lakers.

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Max something wrong with u

  • javier arreola
    javier arreola

    Magic as President and Lebron are the biggest mistakes Lakers made.

  • anthony PADULA
    anthony PADULA

    Im over that.....but im coming on Tv to destroy lives.

  • Max A
    Max A

    Fuck jeanie. Give the lakers to a competent MAN. women dont have good basketball leading genes.

    • Max A
      Max A

      Before u call ke sexist give me 3 great female basketball team owners

  • David Velazquez
    David Velazquez

    This is weak, Magic! This is a job. Not everything is fun. He made many moves that didn’t pan out. He got into his feels and these guys are being nice to Magic. Smh

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Kobe do to all respect u won rings for us but not by ur self......so kobe why u ain't surport magic

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Kobe need some slap for not being around magic and round the white boy

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Lakers owners or races

  • Ulysses Hidalgo
    Ulysses Hidalgo

    He says his over it. We can see that his not over bc his talking about it. Trash

  • Jr Woodson
    Jr Woodson

    This is the stupidest thing LeBron could of done.

  • dkgong
    dkgong

    Lmao at the whole comment section. 😂

  • spittfyre365
    spittfyre365

    Damn it is refreshing to hear HONESTY... instead of political bullshit. Now that's leadership. Magic is of the age, reputation, and status where he has no fear of telling the truth. Basically he's in a position where he doesn't have to tolerate peons that feel threatened by him coming for his position. Fuk em.. Thank you Magic

  • Martin  Anderson
    Martin Anderson

    Kobe is sabotaging Lebron

  • Hey Mikey
    Hey Mikey

    🙄😑😒...sounds like a story!!! Sounds like this was all a scheme just to get LeBron!!! I don't think Magic ever wanted to be the President!!! I think he took money under the table to do it!!! It's all about the money!!! It's a business!!! There's no friends!!! Don't trust anyone!!! I could be wrong but... 🤷...IDGAF!!! 🖕🖕

  • Gie Hayes
    Gie Hayes

    Heaven forbid you don't have fun at work.

  • Adil Kamal
    Adil Kamal

    Molly doing well today, good stuff

  • kid racks
    kid racks

    Lmao Max tryna box him in . Magic keep tryna find loop holes out of his questions 😂

  • Juan Ruiz
    Juan Ruiz

    Lebron should get it that magic wants what’s best for himself, he’s just complaining as usual. Lebron left his hometown team to get a bigger check and win rings cause it’s best for him

  • Shemzinho
    Shemzinho

    Max needs to lay off the Kobe hate

  • TiK Progress
    TiK Progress

    LeBron got the same treatment he gave the Cavs. Fuck off with that different way.

  • JustYourAveragePlayer
    JustYourAveragePlayer

    Respectable man admits he did wrong articulate smart sad it went that way 🤦‍♂️

  • Reed Rivera
    Reed Rivera

    I think Kobe Bryant should be the head coach he knows everything about the NBA game🤔

  • Jaz
    Jaz

    How the hell is ty lue even repected in the league he just sucks lebrons dick everyday. He couldn’t make cleveland great again without lebron leaving while they have the same team last year lol

  • La'Rio Fge
    La'Rio Fge

    They Never bring Up Luke Waltons Rape Allegations

  • Presi Dave
    Presi Dave

    Most of LBJ team mates knew he was leaving Miami when he left.. Damn even Wade knew the night before..foh with this shit..same thing Garnet n co are holding against Allen.. shit is crazy

  • Kyle H
    Kyle H

    “Where does Rob Pelinka’s power come from?”

  • Plan Bee
    Plan Bee

    max sucks

  • Brave_K JandC
    Brave_K JandC

    What a classy move to go on national show to talk trash.

  • Anthony olvera
    Anthony olvera

    Leave when it gets tough yes you brought LBJ to la besides that you messed up shouldn't have traded zubac for nothing I ain't letting him off the hook shouldn't of took the job in the first place

  • Chad Butler
    Chad Butler

    They are giving lue too much credit on coaching

  • It annoys me
    It annoys me

    Three positives taken from this interview: Max could be a real journalist, if he pursued it; Magic is an incredibly polished CEO-level communicator; and Molly is actually tolerable when she raises her game, knows when to be quiet, and sticks to the topic.

  • LIBERALGUNSMOKER
    LIBERALGUNSMOKER

    Do you regret getting HIV? - Max Kellerman

  • Veezo Uptown
    Veezo Uptown

    Max got that district attorney swag

  • G NO 23
    G NO 23

    *Magic is lying off his ass, He wanted Pelinka gone because he was all in his feelings about the backstabbing and they didn't fire Rob so he quit.....*

  • The time is NOW
    The time is NOW

    We’re in for a rough one ladies and gents. Rob and Jeanie are killing us

  • big D
    big D

    Lebron haters: I don't care what magic said. ITS ALL LEBRON'S FAULT!!!! Everything is his fault. Global warming is also his fault. Trump being elected is also lebron's fault.

  • Brudda Mane
    Brudda Mane

    Somewhere Kobe is in the rafters like Sting looking at this clip.

  • jamm356
    jamm356

    Max is just trying to tie this back to Kobe so he can have a new segment called "how Kobe Bryant ruined the Lakers" and continue the disrespect for Kobe

  • firpofutbol
    firpofutbol

    Of course, Max trying to find a way to blame Kobe for everything lol. Max is a fraud, get him out of ESPN! Pleaase!

  • King Jude
    King Jude

    Terry rozier first magic second waiting on AD and James harden now 😂

  • Eyez Lo
    Eyez Lo

    Luke was doing more than "Dreaming of Jeanie" b4 his dismissal 😂😂😂

  • David Dickerson
    David Dickerson

    How is Magic calling lebron before he steps down negatively affect his well being?

  • Nick Young
    Nick Young

    Luke left, he wasn't fired.. he took another job.. and they did offer Ty Lue a job, but it was only for 3 years, not 5, so Ty said no.

  • Ozman M
    Ozman M

    HOLDUPPPPPPPPP DID MAGIC JUST SAY PHIL JACKSON IS ADVISING JEANIE BUSS?? AFTER WHAT HAPPENED WITH THE KNICKS??? OH HELL NAWWW

  • Jamin crenshaw
    Jamin crenshaw

    Jeanie can I hit that ass from the back as we watch the Lakers game..👷 lol

  • 11thWoods
    11thWoods

    Magic got bullied and left the school yard!! I need those emails leaked. Shit musta got ugly!!! Lol

  • gfunk449
    gfunk449

    Who's bright idea was it to put a sports agent as a general manager?

    • Shaquan Newton
      Shaquan Newton

      Bob Myers was a agent sssooooo

  • Mr Saunderlin
    Mr Saunderlin

    Magic is wrong about the LeBron. He can't admit or apologize for who he did LeBron. He was wrong! He know is should have called LeBron. Like he never wrong. I dont like that about Magic.. and still can't say anything but he stand on what he did

  • javarie ledbetter
    javarie ledbetter

    Some way even with this...on tv... it's still gon be lebron fault

  • Brandon 98
    Brandon 98

    At 5:35 I thought he was gonna say Jeanie gotta go 😂

  • Mary/merry Nora#77
    Mary/merry Nora#77

    Idiottttttttt

  • Richard Waring
    Richard Waring

    Much respect to MJ, Laker fam for life!

  • mjaay
    mjaay

    Magic only got one regret....and this aint it

  • YAHVISION Rowles
    YAHVISION Rowles

    Nothing wrong with doing his way!

  • JordanForeverGoat 🐐
    JordanForeverGoat 🐐

    Basically a power struggle like most big businesses 🤷🏿‍♂️

  • Ezana Taddese
    Ezana Taddese

    Magic straight pussy

  • RunRun
    RunRun

    Magic: I could've done it a different way but I did it my way. #BOSS

  • Auxiliary Jack
    Auxiliary Jack

    Rob is hitting Jeanie on the low, there is no way this dude did all this stuff and Jeanie kept him around. Jeanie has to stop mixing business with her heart for real. There is no way she did this to magic without something more involved.

  • Chance Truth
    Chance Truth

    Rob, just don’t want a black guy to be on top of him, he just don’t respect magic base on his race .ugly mf

  • joey badass
    joey badass

    i always thought jeanie was some old ugly bitch i ain’t know she was a baddie Lol

  • Lukekyle Stanley
    Lukekyle Stanley

    Max blames Kobe...AGAIN? "Linda Rambis, Kurt Rambis, Rob Pelinka, and some guy named Tim, and we have Jeannie:"All those names are names Magic mentioned as having an integral part in his decision TO LEAVE. Max hears KOBE somehow, and goes on a rant to link Kobe to the backstabbing and power of Pelinka to somehow one day own the Lakers??? If Pelinka is as crooked as everyone says, he wouldn't even turn it over to Kobe, and I don't think any businessman like Kobe would orchestrate something in HOPES and FAITH that a crooked man would keep his word. Somehow Max still feels Kobe's to blame.

  • R VITALIS
    R VITALIS

    I didn’t know Magic knew how to dance so well 🤔

  • 100DCA
    100DCA

    Yo max is such a cornball😂😂

  • Cj James #Who's yer Daddy#??
    Cj James #Who's yer Daddy#??

    I've always thought hiring MAGIC as a laker President was a bad idea..He will ruin in it ,he has a big mouth who can't keep secret..He is a legend and beloved in LA, he should just kept it like that....

  • i Mr go hard
    i Mr go hard

    kobe Bryant still snaking around the Lakers. LeBron already consider on the same level as MJ, Kobe Bryant will die before he let LeBron take the Lakers from him.

  • Glimtj4ever
    Glimtj4ever

    Max getting out of pocket

  • kill em with KINDNESS
    kill em with KINDNESS

    I hear what magic is saying. But man, in a age with all this technology. You could shoot the man a text or something. But hey we all make mistakes. 🤷🏾‍♂️

  • tigerbiterhater
    tigerbiterhater

    SAS- Palinko, Plainker, Plainka, Plainkar, Plainkor

  • Ashley Williams
    Ashley Williams

    This whole interview just shows how selfish and self centered Magic really is.

  • Mr. Franklin Jackson
    Mr. Franklin Jackson

    Kobe B. Bryant, is the real Operations of Basketball. You here that bron.

  • Sam Arleth
    Sam Arleth

    Men do not quite

  • Kristopher Ryan
    Kristopher Ryan

    "Get rid of Rob Pelinker" 3:12 Lol

  • tmroadrunner
    tmroadrunner

    Max, stfu and watch your mouth about Kobe Bryant. This guy is always trying to stir empty pots.

  • Javier Lara
    Javier Lara

    Magic: Max STFU, you're a moron and you're not going to try and make a name off me. I'm a man and I have no regrets and that's twice i've told you...

  • Second Opinion
    Second Opinion

    Max Stop! Yelling!!

  • Ebaie Winna
    Ebaie Winna

    Since when did Rob Lowe take over operations at the Laker organization?.?.?

  • Yaboy
    Yaboy

    LeBron is the last fkn person to complain about how to break news!! He’s the dumbass that had a whole ass show about his “decision” gtfoh

  • Jennifer Boykin
    Jennifer Boykin

    Magic was holding back, big time. No matter what, Magic is my favorite basketball player on the planet.

  • Xviperkinggx
    Xviperkinggx

    It’s great hearing magic speak

  • k temperance
    k temperance

    First time i seen stephen A. Just Sit back & listen. Max lows got all the right Questions W / great energy 🔥💪🏾 Respect.! For magics honesty too

  • Aaron White
    Aaron White

    Sorry Max is too simple to be involved in this discussion....

  • Brokin Heads
    Brokin Heads

    why is Max yelling?

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