Reports: Lakers Owner Jerry Buss Hospitalized With Cancer

Source: Ben Golliver / Sports Illustrated

Lakers owner Jerry Buss has been hospitalized for an extended period of time as he battles cancer, according to multiple reports. first reported the cause of Buss’ hospitalization.

The businessman and billionaire is at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and a source close to the situation tells that Lakers players have been calling with well-wishes and even stopping by to see him in what they expect to be his final days.

The Orange County Register confirmed the report.

Buss’ cancer was learned previously by the Register but not published out of respect for the Buss family’s wishes.

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