W-News | R.I.P Jerry Buss | Sad news covering the Los Angeles Lakers center and the NBA as well as the owner of the club's top basketball, Jerry Buss, died at age 80.
Buss died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after a battle with cancer that eats away at his body in the last year.
Worsening health conditions and make Buss Lakers missed watching the entire game this season. As reported by the Los Angeles Times.
Buss already has the Lakers for 33 years since 1979 and bought it in the juggling team that is identical to the color yellow and purple became one of the top clubs in the NBA - Boston Celtics at the time other than -. In the hands of the Lakers Buss was able to bring such a world basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant now.
Not only the players, Buss also able to recruit top coaches Phil Jackson and Pat kinds Riley and Lakers conjure a "money machine" when appearing in their cages, Staples Center. Nicks earned NBA trophy held Buss is Lakers during the last 10 pieces acquired in 2010.
"I want to try to give the Lakers an image, identity attached. My point is to make the Lakers like Hollywood," he said Buss about his ambition to bring the Lakers into a global brand.
Unfortunately when the man was born in Salt Lake City January 27, 1933 that ended his life, the Lakers amid a downward trend this season and threatened not qualify for the play-offs because they are in 10th Western Conference standings. Buss was known during his lifetime as an entrepreneur at a crazy sport despite having a doctorate in physics.