Home
Top 5 Greatest Buzzer Beaters in Lakers History Reviewed by Momizat on . 5. Jerry West 60-foot buzzer beater vs. New York Knicks: April 29, 1970 (NBA Finals) With the Lakers down by two, the ball was going to be in the hands of Jerry 5. Jerry West 60-foot buzzer beater vs. New York Knicks: April 29, 1970 (NBA Finals) With the Lakers down by two, the ball was going to be in the hands of Jerry Rating:
You Are Here: Home » Media » Top 5 Greatest Buzzer Beaters in Lakers History

Top 5 Greatest Buzzer Beaters in Lakers History

5. Jerry West 60-foot buzzer beater vs. New York Knicks: April 29, 1970 (NBA Finals)

With the Lakers down by two, the ball was going to be in the hands of Jerry West. With about two seconds remaining, West threw-up a prayer from 60-feet and drained it.

It was a great basket from one of the greatest to ever play the game. Even though it was well beyond three-point territory, in 1970 it was only considered a two-pointer, which tied up the game.

httpvhd://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnlwljazrvo&feature=related

4. Kobe Bryant 3-Point 2nd OT Buzzer Beater vs. Portland Trail Blazers: April 14, 2004

With the Lakers trailing by two against the Trail Blazers, the Lakers needed a miracle shot with only a second remaining. The ball was obviously coming to Kobe Bryant, and it did.

As soon as the ball touched his hands he shot the ball. With a high-arcing shot, the buzzer going off, Kobe hit the shot. The Lakers win! Thanks once again to the Black Mamba.

httpvhd://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxOG678BA5Q&feature=fvwrel

Next: ‘One Lucky Shot Deserves Another’

Pages: 1 2 3

About The Author

A Southern California native and Laker fanatic since birth, I am here just sharing my passion for the purple and gold with the rest of Lakers Nation!

Number of Entries : 93
There are 0 comments

Contact Us | Privacy Policy | © 2014 Medium Large, LLC. All Rights Reserved

Medium Large, LLC - All data and information provided on this website is for informational purposes only. The views and opinions expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not reflect the views or opinions of the National Basketball Association (NBA), the Los Angeles Lakers, it's employees, or its’ affiliates. LakersNation.com is an independent fan site and not associated with or represent National Basketball Association or the Los Angeles Lakers. Furthermore, LakersNation.com makes no representations as to accuracy, suitability, or validity of any information on this website and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. All information is provided on an as-is basis.

Scroll to top