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Lakers history

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Magic Johnson Larry Bird Lakers Celtics

This Day In Lakers History: Magic Johnson Makes Buzzer Beater Against Celtics

In the 1980s, the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics always brought the best out of each other. Led by Magic...
James Worthy, Los Angeles Lakers

This Day In Lakers History: James Worthy’s No. 42 Jersey Retired

On Dec. 10, 1995, the Los Angeles Lakers retired James Worthy's No. 42 jersey during a halftime ceremony at the...

This Day In Lakers History: Career Night From Andrew Bynum Leads Way Against Warriors

On Dec. 9, 2007, the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers met at Staples Center in a showdown early in...
Elgin Baylor, Los Angeles Lakers

This Day In Lakers History: Elgin Baylor, Wilt Chamberlain Engage In Memorable Matchup

When it comes to players putting up video game numbers, no two players could ever match the ridiculous stat lines...
Lakers Pat Riley Magic Johnson Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

This Day In Lakers History: Pat Riley Becomes Fastest Head Coach To 300 Career...

The Los Angeles Lakers have had multiple championship runs throughout their illustrious history, bringing in different...

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant Has 50-Plus Point Duel With Antawn Jamison

By the year 2000, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was beginning to make the entire NBA aware of his status...
Shaquille O'Neal

This Day In Lakers History: Shaquille O’Neal Dominates Mavericks, Solidifying Franchise-Best 16-1 Start

The Los Angeles Lakers were a dominant force during their three-peat championship run with Kobe Bryant and Shaquille...
Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade Lakers Heat

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant Hits Legendary Buzzer Beater Over Dwyane Wade

If there is one thing Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is known for, it is his penchant for coming through in...
Kobe Bryant

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant Notches Triple-Double Against Grizzlies

Winning an NBA Championship is hard, but winning three in a row is an almost inconceivably difficult task. Yet that's...

This Day In Lakers History: Byron Scott’s 32 Points, Magic Johnson Triple-Double Navigate Blowout...

On Dec. 2, 1988, the 10-3 Los Angeles Lakers prepared for a clash against the Utah Jazz. Coming off of back-to-back...
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Lakers

This Day In Lakers History: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Passes Oscar Robertson On All-Time Scoring List

NBA Hall-of-Famer and Los Angeles Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar compiled a laundry list of accomplishments...
Norm Nixon Lakers

This Day In Lakers History: Norm Nixon’s Fake Free Throw Attempt Causes Controversial Finish...

Norm Nixon is one of the more forgotten Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s. The drafting of Magic Johnson moved...