LeBron is right, ‘I could have done it a different way’ - Magic on suddenly resigning | First Take

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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  1. DigiGod : Digimon Gamer

    DigiGod : Digimon Gamer

    11 horas atrás

    Max on this Kobe conspiracy lol

  2. Uzima Namegabe

    Uzima Namegabe

    11 horas atrás

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

  3. iTrece


    11 horas atrás

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

  4. Junior Escareno

    Junior Escareno

    11 horas atrás

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

  5. Chris Connor

    Chris Connor

    11 horas atrás

    bus gettin fucked by all these men

  6. Alf P

    Alf P

    11 horas atrás

    The Bron shut the fuck up

  7. Ryan Lao

    Ryan Lao

    11 horas atrás

    I bet he regrets STD

  8. KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    11 horas atrás

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

  9. Truly Made

    Truly Made

    11 horas atrás

    Mj is black that’s why

  10. Xu Jayden

    Xu Jayden

    11 horas atrás

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

  11. Jr Woodson

    Jr Woodson

    11 horas atrás

    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.

  12. KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    11 horas atrás


  13. jake nail

    jake nail

    11 horas atrás

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

  14. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

    Genie need a black man lol

  15. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

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

  16. Ace Solomon

    Ace Solomon

    11 horas atrás

    🤣😂 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

  17. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

    magic is magic in real life

  18. Brad Fyffe

    Brad Fyffe

    11 horas atrás

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

  19. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

    Max something wrong with u

  20. javier arreola

    javier arreola

    11 horas atrás

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

  21. anthony PADULA

    anthony PADULA

    11 horas atrás

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

  22. Max A

    Max A

    11 horas atrás

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

    • Max A

      Max A

      11 horas atrás

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

  23. David Velazquez

    David Velazquez

    11 horas atrás

    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

  24. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

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

  25. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

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

  26. Anunnaqi Enkianu

    Anunnaqi Enkianu

    11 horas atrás

    Lakers owners or races

  27. Ulysses Hidalgo

    Ulysses Hidalgo

    12 horas atrás

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

  28. Jr Woodson

    Jr Woodson

    12 horas atrás

    This is the stupidest thing LeBron could of done.

  29. dkgong


    12 horas atrás

    Lmao at the whole comment section. 😂

  30. spittfyre365


    12 horas atrás

    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

  31. Martin  Anderson

    Martin Anderson

    12 horas atrás

    Kobe is sabotaging Lebron

  32. Hey Mikey

    Hey Mikey

    12 horas atrás

    🙄😑😒...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!!! 🖕🖕

  33. Gie Hayes

    Gie Hayes

    12 horas atrás

    Heaven forbid you don't have fun at work.

  34. Adil Kamal

    Adil Kamal

    12 horas atrás

    Molly doing well today, good stuff

  35. kid racks

    kid racks

    12 horas atrás

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

  36. Juan Ruiz

    Juan Ruiz

    12 horas atrás

    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

  37. Shemzinho


    12 horas atrás

    Max needs to lay off the Kobe hate

  38. TiK Progress

    TiK Progress

    12 horas atrás

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

  39. JustYourAveragePlayer


    12 horas atrás

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

  40. Reed Rivera

    Reed Rivera

    12 horas atrás

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

  41. Jaz


    12 horas atrás

    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

  42. La'Rio Fge

    La'Rio Fge

    12 horas atrás

    They Never bring Up Luke Waltons Rape Allegations

  43. Presi Dave

    Presi Dave

    12 horas atrás

    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

  44. Kyle H

    Kyle H

    12 horas atrás

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

  45. Plan Bee

    Plan Bee

    12 horas atrás

    max sucks

  46. Brave_K JandC

    Brave_K JandC

    12 horas atrás

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

  47. Anthony olvera

    Anthony olvera

    12 horas atrás

    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

  48. Chad Butler

    Chad Butler

    12 horas atrás

    They are giving lue too much credit on coaching

  49. It annoys me

    It annoys me

    12 horas atrás

    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.



    12 horas atrás

    Do you regret getting HIV? - Max Kellerman

  51. Veezo Uptown

    Veezo Uptown

    12 horas atrás

    Max got that district attorney swag

  52. G NO 23

    G NO 23

    12 horas atrás

    *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.....*

  53. The time is NOW

    The time is NOW

    12 horas atrás

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

  54. big D

    big D

    12 horas atrás

    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.

  55. Brudda Mane

    Brudda Mane

    12 horas atrás

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

  56. jamm356


    12 horas atrás

    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

  57. firpofutbol


    12 horas atrás

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

  58. King Jude

    King Jude

    12 horas atrás

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

  59. Eyez Lo

    Eyez Lo

    12 horas atrás

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

  60. David Dickerson

    David Dickerson

    12 horas atrás

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

  61. Nick Young

    Nick Young

    12 horas atrás

    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.

  62. Ozman M

    Ozman M

    12 horas atrás


  63. Jamin crenshaw

    Jamin crenshaw

    12 horas atrás

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

  64. 11thWoods


    12 horas atrás

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

  65. gfunk449


    12 horas atrás

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

    • Shaquan Newton

      Shaquan Newton

      12 horas atrás

      Bob Myers was a agent sssooooo

  66. Mr Saunderlin

    Mr Saunderlin

    12 horas atrás

    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

  67. javarie ledbetter

    javarie ledbetter

    12 horas atrás

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

  68. Brandon 98

    Brandon 98

    12 horas atrás

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

  69. Mary/merry Nora#77

    Mary/merry Nora#77

    12 horas atrás


  70. Richard Waring

    Richard Waring

    12 horas atrás

    Much respect to MJ, Laker fam for life!

  71. mjaay


    12 horas atrás

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

  72. YAHVISION Rowles

    YAHVISION Rowles

    12 horas atrás

    Nothing wrong with doing his way!

  73. JordanForeverGoat 🐐

    JordanForeverGoat 🐐

    12 horas atrás

    Basically a power struggle like most big businesses 🤷🏿‍♂️

  74. Ezana Taddese

    Ezana Taddese

    12 horas atrás

    Magic straight pussy

  75. RunRun


    12 horas atrás

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

  76. Auxiliary Jack

    Auxiliary Jack

    12 horas atrás

    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.

  77. Chance Truth

    Chance Truth

    12 horas atrás

    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

  78. joey badass

    joey badass

    12 horas atrás

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

  79. Lukekyle Stanley

    Lukekyle Stanley

    12 horas atrás

    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.



    12 horas atrás

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

  81. 100DCA


    12 horas atrás

    Yo max is such a cornball😂😂

  82. Cj James #Who's yer Daddy#??

    Cj James #Who's yer Daddy#??

    12 horas atrás

    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....

  83. i Mr go hard

    i Mr go hard

    12 horas atrás

    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.

  84. Glimtj4ever


    12 horas atrás

    Max getting out of pocket

  85. kill em with KINDNESS

    kill em with KINDNESS

    12 horas atrás

    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. 🤷🏾‍♂️

  86. tigerbiterhater


    12 horas atrás

    SAS- Palinko, Plainker, Plainka, Plainkar, Plainkor

  87. Ashley Williams

    Ashley Williams

    12 horas atrás

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

  88. Mr. Franklin Jackson

    Mr. Franklin Jackson

    12 horas atrás

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

  89. Sam Arleth

    Sam Arleth

    12 horas atrás

    Men do not quite

  90. Kristopher Ryan

    Kristopher Ryan

    12 horas atrás

    "Get rid of Rob Pelinker" 3:12 Lol

  91. tmroadrunner


    12 horas atrás

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

  92. Javier Lara

    Javier Lara

    12 horas atrás

    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...

  93. Second Opinion

    Second Opinion

    12 horas atrás

    Max Stop! Yelling!!

  94. Ebaie Winna

    Ebaie Winna

    12 horas atrás

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

  95. Yaboy


    12 horas atrás

    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

  96. Jennifer Boykin

    Jennifer Boykin

    12 horas atrás

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

  97. Xviperkinggx


    12 horas atrás

    It’s great hearing magic speak

  98. k temperance

    k temperance

    12 horas atrás

    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

  99. Aaron White

    Aaron White

    12 horas atrás

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

  100. Brokin Heads

    Brokin Heads

    12 horas atrás

    why is Max yelling?

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