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Jeanie Buss lays down the Lakers law: 'I'm the boss'

Los Angeles Lakers president Jeanie Buss has taken the reins of a reclamation project recently, defending her team in the wake of a lottery-bound season, while markedly mapping out talking points in response to former Lakers coach Phil Jackson taking the reins in New York. It’s a smart move, discussing Kobe Bryant’s viability as a player moving forward and discussing the team’s potential with basketball personnel chiefs Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak utilizing salary cap space and a lottery pick moving forward, but it still hasn’t done much to dissuade most from assuming that the Laker front office is a fractured bunch – split evenly between the warring brother (Jim) and sister (Jeanie) on the business (Jeanie) and basketball (Jim) sides of things.

The sister wants to put to rest any uncertainty about who is in charge, though. In case anyone was wondering, she hit the airwaves and brought down the hammer on Thursday...

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