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Laker Girl [NOOK Book]

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The Lakers own Los Angeles, and the Buss family owns the Lakers. Yet despite all the championship banners the team has put on the walls of Staples Center, and despite all the books the Lakers have put on the shelves of fans—featuring everybody from Jerry West to Magic Johnson to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Phil Jackson to Chick Hearn—there has never been a book on the Lakers from the Buss family. Until now. Until Jeanie Buss.
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Laker Girl

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Overview

The Lakers own Los Angeles, and the Buss family owns the Lakers. Yet despite all the championship banners the team has put on the walls of Staples Center, and despite all the books the Lakers have put on the shelves of fans—featuring everybody from Jerry West to Magic Johnson to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Phil Jackson to Chick Hearn—there has never been a book on the Lakers from the Buss family. Until now. Until Jeanie Buss.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781617492709
  • Publisher: Triumph Books
  • Publication date: 11/1/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 256
  • File size: 774 KB

Meet the Author


Jeanie Buss is entering her 11th season as the Lakers' executive vice president of business operations and is responsible for overseeing all of the Lakers' business operations, including relationships with the team's broadcast partners, FSN West, KCBS/KCAL 9-TV, and ESPN Radio. She is also involved with the team's marketing, sponsorships, and other business dealings. She lives in Playa del Rey, California. Steve Springer is a former sportswriter who spent 25 years at the Los Angeles Times. He is the author of several books, including four on the Los Angeles Lakers, and the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller American Son with boxer Oscar De La Hoya. He lives in Woodland Hills, California. Phil Jackson is a retired professional basketball coach and player who is widely considered one of the greatest coaches in the history of the NBA. He has won 11 NBA titles as a coach, six with the Chicago Bulls five with the Los Angeles Lakers. He lives in Playa del Rey, California.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 19, 2012

    Good book!

    Gives great insight of the Buss Family, and their rise to prominence in Los Angeles and the NBA. Also a peek into the relationship between Phil Jackson and Jeanie Buss.

    An easy, interesting read. I enjoyed it!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2012

    P PJJB

    They are perfect for each other i love them sooooo much

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