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

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  • Xuất bản 20 Th05, 2019
  • 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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  • Andrew Macdaniels
    Andrew Macdaniels 6 giờ trước

    Wow! He said Phil Jackson advises Jeanie Buss! Wow! How many low key decisions has Phil Jackson made since his departure? 🤔

  • Woah Kenny!!
    Woah Kenny!! 6 giờ trước

    2:09 Stephen A giving that trademark glare💀

  • R A Kautz Photo
    R A Kautz Photo 6 giờ trước

    I don't care about the modern NBA. It's a joke. I do however care about respect. Lebron needs to do his job and not criticize his bosses. He is a player, not a manager, not an owner, not an executive. Just do your job Lebron.

  • Jr Woodson
    Jr Woodson 6 giờ trước

    Molly you would ask a stupid queston like that

  • Pookie and Ray Ray
    Pookie and Ray Ray 6 giờ trước

    "Rob Poorleankerr." - Stephen A. Smith

  • Fred Smith
    Fred Smith 6 giờ trước

    This raises a few issues. 1) Why do you have a GM and also a President of BB Operations? Who reports to who? You can't have two guys in charge; that's just a recipe for disaster with all the politics, backstabbing, etc. 2) Magic is a millionaire. He's not going to punch a clock from 9 to 5. He's not going to be someone's "employee" at this stage in his life. He doesn't need that; he's above that. He should never have taken the job if he wasn't absolutely in charge. 3)Why are some dude's wife and former players in the mix? This whole team is like a ship without a captain floundering around. What a mess.

  • Edwin Brown
    Edwin Brown 6 giờ trước

    Bullshit!!! Magic, you and LEBron are better than that. Forget about basketball and just be a man about it. Your decision to leave is yours, but don't take it out on the players because your mad at management. Just communicate!!

  • Mike 6321
    Mike 6321 6 giờ trước

    Max is right. My theory is Kobe is pulling strings behind the scenes to sabotage Lebron because he knows if Lebron wins a Championship in LA the Kobe Vs Lebron Conversation is over

  • Mac Williams
    Mac Williams 6 giờ trước

    Great Interview.

  • Darrell Johnson
    Darrell Johnson 6 giờ trước

    Magic was about to smack Max Ass "Max...I'm not a regretful person:

  • I speak The truth
    I speak The truth 6 giờ trước

    Who cares ? More uneducated retards that can play ball derp derp

  • snoopolion
    snoopolion 6 giờ trước +1

    „Finished on thursday,Came back to the Office on monday.“musst be hard life..

  • odeestube
    odeestube 6 giờ trước

    Lmao luke was hitting Jennie case closed

  • Bud Light
    Bud Light 6 giờ trước

    Is this espn or The View (the one with Whoopie Goldberg) settle down ladies.

  • ivydude13
    ivydude13 6 giờ trước

    I hate to say this, but it's clear here that you can't have a woman with all their emotions do a man's job. If you peel back all the layers, Jeannie Buss is the source problem.

  • Hannah White
    Hannah White 6 giờ trước

    Lol Lebron telling someone how to do things

  • Ayena Noel Valentine
    Ayena Noel Valentine 6 giờ trước

    Magic u just want lbj to b better than Jordan for reasons known. U want to build around lbj? NBA u want all stars to surround lbj so that went he wins the Gsw they will praise him for leaving the East to dethroned the Gsw lol process is clear for those who have 👀. All star game 2017/2018 he got surrounded with best stars just to win . Rigged NBA finals for him to win and the next season couldn’t even win Gsw . The swept in the finals was a clear fact the rigged a finals for him . Exaggerations. This is not how to fav our franchise players

  • Team HMOA
    Team HMOA 6 giờ trước +1

    Sounds like Magic quit before he got fired lol

  • Team HMOA
    Team HMOA 6 giờ trước +1

    Lebron couldnt cry with you after he found out after the fact lol

    COMPA WATTS 6 giờ trước

    Fuck lebum drama queen ass fool

  • renewer
    renewer 6 giờ trước


  • Jason Whitaker
    Jason Whitaker 6 giờ trước

    Get a free ride with Uber! Sign up using my code:treat16ue

  • Max Patana
    Max Patana 6 giờ trước

    3:54 So we all going to ignore that Ty Lue is wearing his watch over his shirt sleeve 🤔

  • da Kid
    da Kid 6 giờ trước

    Magic Johnson's 'Confession Tour" will endear LeDrama to the Laker Org. Way to go Magic! You still don't have LA in your best interest-smh

  • Burt
    Burt 6 giờ trước

    can someone inform SA its "pelinka" not "pelinker".... jackass

  • taedyamondtv
    taedyamondtv 6 giờ trước

    Max always on Kobe dick smh

  • Garrett Vinson
    Garrett Vinson 6 giờ trước

    Don't owe lebitch anything haha Max about to cry

  • Nate
    Nate 6 giờ trước

    That lets you know how much respect Bron has for Magic. One could assume he wouldn’t have come to the Lakers if not for his involvement; the guy showed up to his house, alone, and got the job done.

  • er8sr
    er8sr 6 giờ trước

    Sound like magic threw a temper tantrum, couldn't get what he wanted, took his ball and went home

  • Spider Sense
    Spider Sense 6 giờ trước

    People are tryin to bring a wedge between magic kobe jeanie and the Lakers organization, it's bigger then one person, it's bigger than bullshit, it's about puttin the purple and gold on top again
    You haters can say what you want

  • Blair Walker
    Blair Walker 6 giờ trước

    Sorry to be a douche, but do ya think he regrets having unprotected sex lol sorry

  • 247vancity
    247vancity 6 giờ trước

    I’m sure Pat Riley told you he was leaving you dumb fuck!!

  • M Hendo
    M Hendo 6 giờ trước

    *ESPN talking about the Lakers yet again*
    Everyone else: “Aw shit. Here we go again”

  • Frank Lo-Pan
    Frank Lo-Pan 6 giờ trước +1

    Its this simple......the Lakers organization is making moves emotionally and not strategically

  • stillchangin tv
    stillchangin tv 6 giờ trước

    I'm lost😡 why don't anybody ever mention Mark Jackson🤬 I luv Ty Lue but we need Mark 💯

  • mg19cal
    mg19cal 6 giờ trước

    I hate the lakers but always liked Magic. Smart dude. Way too smart to be given a "by committee" job, even with the lakers. And now they'll pay in more ways than one for it

  • Spider Sense
    Spider Sense 6 giờ trước

    All this Magic owes LeBron shit is ridiculous, when LeBron leaves, who does he tell before hand

    I'll Wait

  • Mr.CoCoNuts
    Mr.CoCoNuts 6 giờ trước

    The idea Magic had no power and couldn't ask Jeannie to get rid of him and take back the power shows Magic like Jackson with the Knicks thought this would be easier to do:/

  • rudy2fat
    rudy2fat 6 giờ trước

    Didn't Magic force Pat Riley out?

  • Soulbeautifulme
    Soulbeautifulme 6 giờ trước

    Max is a straight BISH … he hates on Kobe so bad!! LUE is NOT A GOOD COACH NOT AT ALL DUMMIES!!! he was lebrons lap dog

  • fortnite isnt good
    fortnite isnt good 6 giờ trước

    magic worked so hard to get lebron and now he leaves after a year

  • Iwon Again
    Iwon Again 6 giờ trước

    LBJ was going to the Lakers no matter if magic was there or not

  • Coach Cannon
    Coach Cannon 6 giờ trước

    Magic lying. He hopes they fail and he can slide in and takeover and possibly buy the franchise. That aint love. That is greed.

  • DigiGod : Digimon Gamer
    DigiGod : Digimon Gamer 6 giờ trước

    Max on this Kobe conspiracy lol

  • Uzima Namegabe
    Uzima Namegabe 6 giờ trước

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

  • iTrece
    iTrece 6 giờ trước

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

  • Junior Escareno
    Junior Escareno 6 giờ trước

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

  • Chris Connor
    Chris Connor 6 giờ trước

    bus gettin fucked by all these men

  • Alf P
    Alf P 6 giờ trước

    The Bron shut the fuck up

  • Ryan Lao
    Ryan Lao 6 giờ trước

    I bet he regrets STD

  • KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    Magic:I've SUCK DICKED

    Magic:I take no regrets💪💪💪💪

  • Truly Made
    Truly Made 6 giờ trước

    Mj is black that’s why

  • Xu Jayden
    Xu Jayden 6 giờ trước

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

  • Jr Woodson
    Jr Woodson 6 giờ trước +1

    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

    Jarvis: SUCK MY DICK😍

  • jake nail
    jake nail 6 giờ trước

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

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu 6 giờ trước

    Genie need a black man lol

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu 6 giờ trước

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

  • Ace Solomon
    Ace Solomon 6 giờ trước

    🤣😂 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 6 giờ trước

    magic is magic in real life

  • Brad Fyffe
    Brad Fyffe 7 giờ trước

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

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu 7 giờ trước

    Max something wrong with u

  • javier arreola
    javier arreola 7 giờ trước

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

  • anthony PADULA
    anthony PADULA 7 giờ trước

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

  • Max A
    Max A 7 giờ trước

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

    • Max A
      Max A 7 giờ trước

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

  • David Velazquez
    David Velazquez 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

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

  • Anunnaqi Enkianu
    Anunnaqi Enkianu 7 giờ trước

    Lakers owners or races

  • Ulysses Hidalgo
    Ulysses Hidalgo 7 giờ trước

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

  • Jr Woodson
    Jr Woodson 7 giờ trước

    This is the stupidest thing LeBron could of done.

  • dkgong
    dkgong 7 giờ trước

    Lmao at the whole comment section. 😂

  • spittfyre365
    spittfyre365 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

    Kobe is sabotaging Lebron

  • Hey Mikey
    Hey Mikey 7 giờ trước

    🙄😑😒...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...

  • Gie Hayes
    Gie Hayes 7 giờ trước +1

    Heaven forbid you don't have fun at work.

  • Adil Kamal
    Adil Kamal 7 giờ trước

    Molly doing well today, good stuff

  • kid racks
    kid racks 7 giờ trước

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

  • Juan Ruiz
    Juan Ruiz 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

    Max needs to lay off the Kobe hate

  • TiK Progress
    TiK Progress 7 giờ trước

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

  • JustYourAveragePlayer
    JustYourAveragePlayer 7 giờ trước

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

  • Reed Rivera
    Reed Rivera 7 giờ trước

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

  • Jaz
    Jaz 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

    They Never bring Up Luke Waltons Rape Allegations

  • Presi Dave
    Presi Dave 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

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

  • Plan Bee
    Plan Bee 7 giờ trước

    max sucks

  • Brave_K JandC
    Brave_K JandC 7 giờ trước

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

  • Anthony olvera
    Anthony olvera 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

    They are giving lue too much credit on coaching

  • It annoys me
    It annoys me 7 giờ trước +12

    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 7 giờ trước

    Do you regret getting HIV?
    - Max Kellerman

  • Veezo Uptown
    Veezo Uptown 7 giờ trước

    Max got that district attorney swag

  • G NO 23
    G NO 23 7 giờ trước +1

    *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 7 giờ trước

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

  • big D
    big D 7 giờ trước

    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 7 giờ trước

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

  • jamm356
    jamm356 7 giờ trước +1

    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

    • Berendo Ball Bomber
      Berendo Ball Bomber 6 giờ trước

      When Magic says he had to report to a guy named Tim is that Kobe in code? Max is just uncovering the rock to all the Lakers problems is Kobe. It's all so obvious that this Tim is Kobe whose in Jeanie Buss, You heard Phil Jackson too has Jeanie ear. Max knows Kobe been ruining the Lakers being in Jeanie ear is who Magic Johnson is really battling in his job to make decisions. Pelinka proxy Kobe. Linda and Kurt Rambis proxy Phil Jackson have power to make decisions Max knows it as does Magic and Lebron. Family mom and pop shop. Kobe be in the shadows so Max figured it out so that's a good detective like Colombo vnclip.net/video/L-8h89rbBRY/video.html

  • firpofutbol
    firpofutbol 7 giờ trước +1

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