The Los Angeles Lakers released a statement on owner Jerry Buss being hospitalized for dehydration. TMZ reported earlier Tuesday. The team says the 78-year-old Buss is recovering and should be released from the hospital soon.
LAL releases statement on owner Dr. Jerry Buss: "...he is being treated for dehydration. He is recovering & is expected to be released soon"— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) July 10, 2012
Buss has owned the Lakers since 1979, leading the organization to become one of the most successful and storied franchises in sports. The Lakers have won 10 NBA titles with Buss as the owner.
He was hospitalized last December when dealing with blood clots.
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