Earvin "Magic" Johnson Jr. (born August 14, 1959) is an American retired professional basketball player wha played point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers o the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 13 series.

Earvin "Magic" Johnson
Earvin "Magic" Johnson on '07.jpg
Johnson in 2007
Personal information
Born (1959-08-14) 14 August 1959 (age 61)
Lansing, Michigan
Leetit hicht6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Leetit wecht220 lb (100 kg)[1]
Career information
Heich schuilEverett (Lansing, Michigan)
CollegeMichigan State (1977–1979)
NBA draucht1979 / Roond: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selectit bi the Los Angeles Lakers
Playin career1979–1996
Career history
As player:
Los Angeles Lakers
As coach:
1994Los Angeles Lakers
Career heichlichts an awairds
Career stateestics
Pynts17,707 (19.5 ppg)
Reboonds6,559 (7.2 rpg)
Assists10,141 (11.2 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
Basketball Hall of Fame as player
College Basketball Hall of Fame
Inductit in 2006


  1. Magic Johnson – historical player file. www.nba.com. Retrieved March 28, 2013.