Jerry Buss, Lakers' flamboyant owner, dies at 80 - Article Photos 14/16

Buss family spokesman Bob Steiner leaves an NBA basketball news conference after speaking about his longtime friendship with Dr. Jerry Buss at the Los Angeles Lakers' practice facility, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, in El Segundo, Calif. Buss, who shepherded his NBA team from the Showtime dynasty of the 1980s to the current Kobe Bryant era while becoming one of the most important and successful owners in pro sports, died Monday. He was 80. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Gina Ferazzi) NO FORNS; NO SALES; MAGS OUT; ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER OUT; LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS OUT; VENTURA COUNTY STAR OUT; INLAND VALLEY DAILY BULLETIN OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT, TV OUT