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- Owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and a familiar face in the poker world.
In addition to his successful business ventures, Jerry Buss has $144K in tournament cashes and has appeared on High Stakes Poker. In 2003, he came runner-up to Layne Flack in the WPT Celebrity Invitational.
Buss is also known for his charitable work around Los Angeles, and he co-hosts, with his business partner Frank Mariani, a charity tournament every year at the Bicycle Casino.