He was raised in the Pentecostal Christian faith. Speaking to media just hours after Buss had died, Johnson was emotional, saying, "Without Dr. By the time he had reached the eighth grade, Johnson had begun to think about a future in basketball. Early in the —81 seasonJohnson was sidelined after he suffered torn cartilage in his left knee. Retrieved June 4,
Larry was kicked off the basketball team after a confrontation during practice, prompting him to beg his brother not to play.
Retrieved December 23, Magic Johnson joined Shaquille O'Neal and celebrity coach Spike Lee to lead the blue team to a — victory over the white team, which was coached by Arsenio Hall. Retrieved February 28, Today, he remains one of the most famous people in the world living with the virus. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Talking "Showtime" Lakers with author Jeff Pearlman". Articles with hCards Commons category link from Wikidata. You may know about health. His mother spent many hours after work each night cleaning their home and preparing the next day's meals, while his father did janitorial work at a used car lot and collected garbage, all while never missing a day at General Motors. The Los Angeles Lakers today announced that Earvin "Magic" Johnson will return to the Lakers to assist Jeanie Buss in all areas of basketball and business as an advisor.