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Jerry West speaks at a 1981 press conference as Pat Riley and Jerry Buss look on. The Lakers won 10 championships under the ownership of Buss, who passed away one year ago today at the age of 80. (Manny Millan/SI)

Jerry West speaks at a 1981 press conference as Pat Riley and Jerry Buss look on. The Lakers  won 10 championships under the ownership of Buss, who passed away one year ago today at the age of 80. (Manny Millan/SI)

Jerry West speaks at a 1981 press conference as Pat Riley and Jerry Buss look on. Buss passed away on Monday at the age of 80. (Manny Millan/SI)

Jerry West speaks at a 1981 press conference as Pat Riley and Jerry Buss look on. Buss passed away on Monday at the age of 80. (Manny Millan/SI)