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Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson said he isn’t totally content with the nature of his departure as the team’s president of basketball operations in April, but he believes it was the right decision to leave.
“No regrets, I’m not a regretful guy,” he said. “The only thing I would have done different would be to sit down with Jeanie [Buss] and let her know I was leaving, sit down with LeBron [James] and let him know … otherwise, I wouldn’t have changed anything. I still would have walked away.”
Johnson confirmed he’s made amends with Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka: “Things happened, forgive and forget. I’ve moved past that, so did Rob. Rob and I made up, we’re good, we still talk.”
He also wants to speak with Bu