Glad these two broke the ice
Jeanie Buss on Mike D’Antoni: “The guy wants to win”
Just over a week after published excerpts to her updated memoir revealed frustration how the Lakers front office chose Mike D’Antoni over Phil Jackson last season to become the team’s next head coach, President Jeanie Buss appeared on 710 ESPN and offered some support.
As first reported by Yahoo! Sports, Buss confirmed Thursday on KSPN-710 AM that she and D’Antoni have since talked following the published excerpts and offered some support.
“I’ve gotten a chance to get to know coach D’Antoni,” Buss said. “The guy wants to win. I love that about him. We have the same taste in restaurants and food because he lives in the same area” in Manhattan Beach.
Buss also met D’Antoni’s wife, Laurel.
Said Buss: Behind a great coach is a great woman.”
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Looks like chemistry is improving everywhere lately