Magic Johnson has actually handed down NBA possession chances in the past with the Golden State Warriors, Atlanta Hawks as well as Detroit Pistons, however the New York City Knicks are the one group he would certainly think about acquiring right into, Johnson stated in a meeting with The Associated Press.
” I believe it would certainly be appealing,” Johnson stated of entering into NBA possession. “The only group I would in fact possibly think of is the New York City Knicks.”
Johnson, that states to this factor his commitment to the Lakers has actually maintained him out of the possession video game with various other groups, clarified it such as this:
” I believe as a result of the means followers enjoy basketball you could need to think of that a person, due to the fact that I enjoy concerning New york city as well as mosting likely to the Yard as well as enjoying the Knicks play. I enjoy being with followers that are so enthusiastic concerning their group as well as the Knick followers are, as well as they’re wise. They’re wise basketball followers therefore that a person I would certainly need to think of. I believe that than that, I would possibly never ever think of ever before belonging of an additional franchise business.”
Johnson states no possession conversation has actually ever before accompanied present Knicks proprietor James Dolan. It’s just a theoretical.
” That a person you would actually need to think of, in regards to being a minority proprietor of that group,” Johnson stated of the Knicks. “However apart from that, I would certainly simply remain with the Lakers as well as despite having my function currently, simply being a follower, I more than happy simply doing that with the Lakers due to the fact that, once more, I hemorrhage purple as well as gold.”