Jerry Buss, Lakers Owner Dead

Posted on: 11:24 am, February 18, 2013, by

(Los Angeles, CA)  Basketball Hall of Fame member Jerry Buss, owner of the Los Angeles Lakers has died.

Buss has owned the team since the NBA franchise’s resurgence and dominance began in 1979.

Buss died in Los Angeles Monday morning, a Cedars-Sinai hospital spokeswoman said.