Top 5 Robert Horry Laker Moments
As reported early last week, one of the most memorable Laker players in recent memory, Robert Horry, was unfortunately dealing with the loss of his daughter, and what better way to honor him and his daughter than by showing some of the best Robert Horry moments in Lakers history. He is responsible for some of the better moments in NBA history and is one of few NBA players to have seven championship rings. More importantly he spent more seasons with the Lakers than any other he team he played for, and won more championships as a Laker as well. So let’s take a look at Robert Horry’s best moments with the purple and gold.
5. Robert Horry Buzzer Beater vs. Indiana Pacers
Please excuse the poor resolution, but this was a regular season game between the Lakers and Pacers and Robert Horry was able to catch a deflection and hit the jumper to win the game. With the Lakers organization already having a history of great players in the clutch, Robert Horry was able to add another page to his legacy during this game against the Pacers.
4. Horry Creates a Poster with Dikembe Mutombo
In the 2001 NBA Finals the Lakers were on their quest to a second straight championship, but standing in their way was Allen Iverson and the Philadelphia 76ers. The Sixers had brought in Dikembe Mutombo to anchor their defense and have a low post presence, but Robert Horry completely ignored that during Game 3 and created a Final’s poster as he drove the lane and finished with an emphatic dunk over the finger waving Mutombo.
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