Magic to join ESPN on Christmas day

    The Lakers historic star will be joining ESPN soon…

    Biz Journals: Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson will be joining ESPN as a studio analyst for the network’s NBA coverage, according to a report in the Sports Business Daily, a sister publication of Los Angeles Business.

    According to the report, Johnson will make his debut with the net on ABC’s “GMC NBA Countdown” before a Christmas Day tripleheader. Johnson had previously served as an analyst on TNT.

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    • Lakers 24 7

      So he will analyze the Lakers-Celtics game at halftime? They should get Larry Bird in there too, start a little studio scuffle.

    • http://jamieinsider.celebuzz.com Jamie Spears Insider

      That’s awesome =) Another thing to look forward to on Christmas day!

    • lakerschamps09

      thats great…. but tnt is better than abc.. abc is crap… the finals should be held on tnt.. lol

    • Michael_23

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      I miss NBC and the NBA Theme music on that station.

    • lakerschamps09

      yea michael_23 me too…. but cant do anything bout it