Lakers Statement Regarding Reports About Dr. Jerry Buss

July 10, 2012 11:09 am PDT

EL SEGUNDO – Lakers spokesman John Black issued the following statement this morning on behalf of the team:

“In response to media inquiries and to dispel rumors and inaccurate reports, we’d like to state that Dr. Buss is in a local hospital where he is being treated for dehydration. He is recovering and is expected to be released soon.”