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Joey Buss says lessons from father help him cope with Lakers' start
Joey Buss says lessons from father help him cope with Lakers' start

With the Lakers opening the season slowly (1-6), partial owner Joey Buss is leaning on a number of important lessons taught to him by his late father Jerry Buss. “My father instilled patience in me,” said Joey Buss to The Times. “That was a great take away from him. Others were a positive attitude and inclusiveness. Those three aspects hold true to me.” Buss is one of the six siblings who collectively own a majority stake of the Lakers. “I'm in charge of all things D-Fenders,” said Buss, president and chief executive officer of the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate. “From ticket sales, to helping out with the draft ... [I]...

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