Sunday, April 20, 2014

Jim Buss says he’ll step down if Lakers aren’t contenders again in ‘three to four years’

The Lakers missed the playoffs for the fist time since 2005, and just the second time in the last 20 years.

 Los Angeles is a franchise built on consistent championship contention, and falling short of that in consecutive seasons is far from acceptable. Jim Buss is part owner of the Lakers, but has complete responsibility for running the basketball side of things, and knows as well as anyone just how high the expectations are.