Q & A Marques Johnson, Part One

Meet Marques Johnson: From L.A. to Milwaukee and Back – Part 1 by Ray LeBov Marques Johnson has always had a connection between Los Angeles and Milwaukee. Whether it’s been on the court as a highly decorated high school and college player, as well as a multi-time NBA All-Star, or in the broadcast booth as one of the game’s best analysts, his career has circled from his California home to the Midwest (and back) quite a few times. TBW’s Ray LeBov recently sat down with Marques to discuss his long and diverse career as both a player and media member. Part 1 reminisces on the incredible stories from Johnson’s high school, college and NBA days during the 1970s and 80s and has been lightly edited for clarity and length.

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