Johnson said. "That's a decision Jeanie has to make". We had a tough meeting and after that we've been fine ... "I don't want to disappoint her". ESPN's Stephen A. Smithreported Johnson wanted both Walton and Pelinka gone following a failed 37-45 season filled with expectations, though his stated "sister" Buss, whom he's known for a long time, overruled. Johnson says his current health is ideal, and he insists no health concerns were part of his decision to quit the job that seemed to be his ultimate destiny. "It is just about who is going to be driving ship I guess at this point".
What will be interesting to see next is what happens to Rob Pelinka as the general manager.
Regardless of how incompetent he was or wasn't, Johnson leaving the team in the manner he did is a bad look for the franchise and isn't going to help James recruit top free agents to join him in L.A, this summer. Johnson said he did not tell James about his decision to leave before making his announcement, either.
Johnson spoke with the media before discussing his resignation with Buss.
Every S.D. county but Union under a Winter Storm Watch
Forecasters in New Mexico said the winds also would make travel hard on north-south oriented roads such as Interstate 25. Wesley began dumping snow across the northern and central Rockies, and the northern Plains, Wednesday morning.
The decision left many confused although people who know Magic well are wishing him the best. To me it's business.
After a disappointing first season with LeBron James, the Los Angeles Lakers were heading into another important offseason that could dramatically alter the trajectory of the franchise.
Walton participated in exit meetings with players Wednesday, sources told Shelburne. He reportedly has one guaranteed year remaining on his contract with a team option for 2020-21.
When asked by Nichols if he was preparing to let Walton go, Johnson said, "Yeah, I was preparing to make that decision".
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have released more than 120,000 into the interior so far this year. Customs and Border Protection did not say how many fraudulent claims were made in years past for comparison.
Tuesday, Japan time , about 135 km (84 miles) east of Misawa Air Base, in the northern part of Japan's main island of Honshu. The aircraft crashed in waters that reach a depth of around 1,500 meters, making recovery hard , the official said.
Depay has also been superb for his country's national team - scoring 16 goals and 12 assists from 46 worldwide appearances. Liverpool host Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday before going to Porto for the second leg next Wednesday.
It pledged to simplify the goods and services tax, which disrupted businesses and hurt growth when Modi introduced it in 2017. India's ruling party has released its election manifesto three days before polling in the world's largest democracy begins.
PSG led through Choupo-Moting but Nuno da Costa levelled and Anthony Goncalves put the visitors ahead from 20 yards. Choupo-Moting left the pitch soon after to make way for Mbappe in the final half-hour.
The 82-year-old Attles, the Golden State Warriors patriarch and a former coach and guard, was chosen as a contributor. Chris Webber , one of Divac's teammates with Sacramento, didn't make it into the Hall of Fame.
Qureshi also criticised the global community for remaining silent over Indian aggression against Pakistan on February 26. The fishermen form the first batch of 360 Indian prisoners Pakistan has announced to set free in four phases this month.
Black holes are monstrous celestial entities exerting gravitational fields so vicious that no matter or light can escape. Scientists may show us something Wednesday morning that we've never seen before - a picture of a black hole .
Google seems to be having a hard time controlling information about its upcoming devices Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL from leaking. We'll talk more about those listings in a moment, but that's not the only place that the Pixel 3a appeared .
Trump was so frustrated about the increase that he announced he would cut off USA aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. Trump's dissatisfaction grew over an increase of migrants illegally entering the United States at the southwestern border.
NYC orders mandatory vaccines for some amid measles outbreak
Mayor Bill de Blasio says measles is a unsafe and potentially deadly illness, that can easily be prevented with a vaccine. Twenty-one people have been hospitalized, with five ending up in the intensive care unit, but there have been no deaths.
Scientists capture record 17-foot-long python in Florida
Even in December an 18 foot long and 150 pound weighing python was found in Everglades, and it took 45 minutes to eliminate it. Rita Garcia, a spokeswoman for Big Cypress Preserve , said the eggs were destroyed and the snake was euthanized.
Boeing software under scrutiny as Ethiopia prepares crash report
Boeing's procedures instruct pilots to leave the MCAS system disconnected and continue flying manually for the rest of the flight. The agency was also reluctant to ground the planes after the Ethiopian Airlines crash and was among the last agencies to do so.