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Post#261 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:37 pm by minifang



EDIT: Tried embedding the time stamped video but guess it doesnt work.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=433H21574ps#t=7m18s
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Post#262 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:49 pm by Kilroy

Pau seemed to be limping pretty bad as he took/left the stage... Didn't look good.
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Post#263 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:52 pm by minifang

Hmm...I wasn't able to tell from the ktla video.
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Post#264 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Fri Feb 22, 2013 5:52 pm by AI

Did Stern and Silver put an L up as well? I'm guessing not..
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Post#265 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Sat Feb 23, 2013 4:39 pm by AcecardZ

I just watched all of the memorial service videos on Youtube..

Very touching! :::sniffle:::
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Post#266 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Sat Feb 23, 2013 10:55 pm by Mamba Venom

Dr. Buss did more for the game then Stern over the last 3 decades IMO.

The inventor of the modern franchise.

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Post#267 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:28 am by BlackBerry

Mamba Venom wrote:Dr. Buss did more for the game then Stern over the last 3 decades IMO.

The inventor of the modern franchise.

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Yeah Stern **** up cp3 going to Lakers.
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Post#268 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:42 pm by Anklebreaker702

Let's hope this is not the beginning of the end. Sometimes you don't see it when it happens only in the hindsight. So lets hope brother & sister keeps this thing rolling.

To Dr. Buss You will forever be missed!
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Post#269 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Fri Mar 1, 2013 10:50 am by Kalidogg24

The latest episode of Backstage Lakers:



RIP DR. JERRY BUSS, GOAT
REST IN PARADISE GOAT
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Post#270 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Wed Mar 6, 2013 2:29 am by Jakay

Okay, so ask a superfan, great idea. Needed to be Jack. Oh so obvious in hindsight.

Dropping the ball, kinda of a thing right now.
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Post#271 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Wed Mar 6, 2013 11:54 pm by hatreserve

sad...rip
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Post#272 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Mon Mar 18, 2013 11:51 am by Chocolate City Jordanaire

I think the Lakers are blessed. Dr. Buss established a legacy and pride but I think it is something royal and regal about the purple and gold. Just like the team colors the Lakers are the royalty of the NBA as far as I am concerned.

Dr. Buss put a lot of careful planning, like a great chemist he understood the formula for success. The team chemistry was right. The fan experience was enhanced by his planning. Buss did use a scientific method based on sound empirical methods. His experiment was great success. Buss putting so much trust and faith in Jerry West tied the past with the future and the Lakers were blessed repeatedly with the best players.In addition to being a great chemist, what Buss knew about real estate and development played in to building up the forum. He was like a master builder who had a vision of what he wanted the Lakers to be, like Show Time, before they became that.

It's almost like God blessed the Lakers with the coolest and the slickest and the hottest EVERYTHING. Jerry West IS the Logo. Jerry Buss was the coolest and most benevolent owner. The Hollywood area got stars. Magic's smile. Kareem's splendor and graceful gait and is sky hook. Kobe's "hey, he's like Mike but has his own swag" and his toughness and longevity. Phil Jackson,the son of a preacher who comes in talking about Zen and handing out books. Dating Buss' daughter, makes the champion coach more Hollywood. Shaq is amazing and the most dominant. The Big you fill in any number of great things. Even after it looked like his feud with Kobe would end the dynasty, like manna from heaven the Lakers got Gasol for virtually nothing they were interested in. And Metta is another Hollywood worthy guy. Like Odom and even Union rep Fisher.

I say I am a Laker hater, but I really thing the Lakers are blessed and highly favored. They are fun even to root against once in a while.

Dr Buss was a huge part of everything and he must have been blessed, because look at what happened to most of the things he touched. I appreciate him. I wish my team had an owner like him.
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Post#273 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Mon Mar 18, 2013 1:58 pm by TyCobb

Don't forget Dwight Howard!
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Post#274 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Mon Mar 25, 2013 4:30 am by Jakay

Yahoo! Sports picture tribute.

Not a lot of pictures, but well done, I gotta say. Fitting for a legend.
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Post#275 Re: Dr. Jerry Buss Appreciation Thread
Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:46 pm by True_Laker_Fan

This is actually one of the best threads I have seen on a message board in the last year or more. Dr Jerry Buss will definitely be remembered as the best owner of a sports franchise ever.
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