Leonard's camp asked teams to keep private his free agent process, but Magic couldn't keep his mouth closed, creating trust issues.
Avery Bradley's addition makes the Los Angeles Lakers "almost unbeatable", according to Magic Johnson.
Johnson is a fan of the Lakers' newest addition.
The only problem is that the NBA has specifically told the Lakers that Magic can't be part of the team's formal free-agency process.
D'Angelo Russell returning to the Los Angeles Lakers after leaving in 2017 would be good for both parties, according to Magic Johnson.
"It was a surprise when Magic turned in his resignation," Buss told reporters at the NBA Awards Show. "I didn't see that coming."
Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss is happy with Rob Pelinka's work as NBA All-Star Anthony Davis reportedly prepares to join.
Magic Johnson's time in the front office may be over, but he still has plenty to say regarding the Los Angeles Lakers' future.
Johnson also expressed confidence in Lakers star LeBron James and the newly acquired Anthony Davis.
After the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly traded for Anthony Davis, Magic Johnson was delighted.