According to the Los Angeles beat writer, Mike Bresnahan, Jerry Buss passed away this morning after being hospitalized just this week. He spent this whole week in the ICU, Intensive Care Unit. He was taken in for cancer treatment, but unfortunately, that would not happen as he passed away this morning, February 18th, 2013.
Not only is this a big hit for the L.A Lakers, but for the entire NBA in general. Buss will go down as one of the best owners in sports history.
More to come as news starts to come in about the death of the great Jerry Buss.