Magic’s Return

FANFARE: Although many fans were offered money for their tickets, they weren’t about to lose an opportunity to see Magic’s return. C4

* GOOD OLD DAYS: Bill Sharman, who coached the 1971-72 Lakers to a 69-13 record, said No. 32 played as if he hadn’t missed a game. C4

* DIFFERENT OPINIONS: Sports governing bodies have varying guidelines on AIDS, with wrestling appearing to have the strictest standards. C4

* DOWN TO BUSINESS: Johnson was unsure about his ability to make a comeback, but decided to test his skills two weeks ago by practicing with Lakers. C5