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10 Most Memorable Moments in Los Angeles Lakers History

10 Most Memorable Moments in Los Angeles Lakers History.

If there’s one thing the LA Lakers are, it’s memorable. Read on to learn about the 10 most memorable moments in Los Angeles Lakers history.

There’s no team quite like the LA Lakers. They’ve experienced monumental ups and downs in a way that not many other teams can match. From their rise to fame and glory in the 80s to their fall down to the deepest depths, all the way back to their house cleaning efforts of recent years, the LA Lakers continue to be one of the most interesting basketball teams out there for lovers of the sport and simple spectators alike.

Today, we’re going to break down some of the most important moments in the Los Angeles Lakers’ history to see exactly where they went right, where they went wrong, and where they tried to build it all up again.

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What Section is behind the Lakers Bench at Staples Center?

Looking to sit behind the Lakers bench at Staples Center?

Sections 119, Premiere 4 as well as Section 334 are directly behind the Lakers bench at Staples Center.

Section 119 is directly behind Lakers team bench and will be your best and closest option for sitting behind the Los Angeles players, but also the most expensive.

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Where are the best seats for a Los Angeles Lakers game?

Where are the best seats for a Los Angeles Lakers game?

Lakers Courtside Seats or behind the bench?

There are numerous factors as to what makes a location the “best seat” to sit for a Lakers game.

Is money no object?
Going to hobnob with celebrities?
Looking to impress a potential business client or romantic interest?
A basketball purist who wants to see all the action on the court?
So, Where are the best seats for a Los Angeles Lakers game?
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Can the Los Angeles Lakers make the NBA Playoffs

Can the Los Angeles Lakers make the NBA Playoffs this season

Can the Los Angeles Lakers make the NBA Playoffs this season?

The Los Angeles Lakers haven’t made the playoffs in three consecutive seasons so far. If they miss the playoffs this year, it will be their fourth year outside. Just for info, the Lakers have never missed the playoffs three seasons in a row before. Last year, they made it to franchise history as the first time they missed the playoffs for three consecutive seasons.

Naturally, the people asked last year can the Lakers make the playoffs before the season started. Kobe Bryant’s legacy was on the line, but he couldn’t do much. The Lakers lacked talent, and they did not have a good coach. Now, with Luke Walton on the bench, it seems like they have everything they need to answer the question Can the Los Angeles Lakers make the NBA Playoffs this season positively.
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Can the Los Angeles Lakers make the NBA Playoffs this season

Tips to SAVE Money on Los Angeles Lakers Tickets at Staples

Barry’s Tickets Tips to save money on Los Angeles Lakers tickets

The 2018-2019 NBA season is underway and the Los Angeles Lakers have been one of the most exciting teams to watch. As a young up-and-coming team, ticket prices are often higher than what the average fan is willing to spend. If you want to see the Lakers while still being cost-effective, check out these tips from Barry’s Tickets.

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Which categories does the great Kobe Bryant lead the Lakers?

Which Categories Kobe Leads the Lakers in?

Kobe Bryant is arguably the greatest Lakers player ever. The only ones that can come close are Jerry West, Magic Johnson, and Kareem-Abdul Jabbar. Magic and Kareem have the same amount of rings with the Lakers as Kobe, five, and West has only one.

Jerry West has the flair of being the NBA’s logo, and one of the best players in the history of the sport. Kareem is widely considered top 10 players, and Magic is the one that made ShowTime possible.

But none of them gave the Lakers as much as Kobe. Bryant played 20 seasons in the NBA, all wearing the purple and gold. Magic Johnson played only 13 seasons in the league (all for the Lakers).

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What is Los Angeles Lakers All-Time roster of great players?

What is Los Angeles Lakers All-Time roster?

Whenever you are trying to select an all-time roster for a team, you are being subjective. It is hard to pick the five best players for the Los Angeles Lakers. There have been so many great players wearing the purple and gold. However, we will try to pick the best five, Los Angeles Lakers All-Time roster that can compete with almost any team in the league.

The list is determined not just by greatness, but how many years a player spent wearing the purple and gold. Here is the Los Angeles Lakers All-Time roster.

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Lakers – Clippers Tickets Christmas Day 12/25/2016

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Battle For Los Angeles Christmas Day 12/25/2016

Lakers – Clippers Tickets Christmas Day 2016 are available now! It what has become an annual tradition the “Battle For Los Angeles” will once again take place on Christmas Day. Purple and Gold, as well as Red and White jerseys, will fill the Los Angeles Staples Center to watch the Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers battle it out in this rivalry filled game.
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Which Lakers Coach has the NBA Most Championships?

The Los Angeles Lakers have won 16 titles in their franchise history, and only four coaches are responsible for those championships. Bill Sharman is the only one with just one title as a Lakers coach. He led the 1972 Lakers to their title against the New York Knicks. Fun fact: Phil Jackson, who would later go on to coach the Lakers, played for the Knicks in the 1972 Finals.

phil jackson la lakers coachPhil Jackson, Pat Riley and John Kundla have all won five championships with the Lakers.

Kundla was the first Lakers coach, leading the team when they played in Minneapolis. John formed a great relationship with the first Lakers superstar, George Mikan, and together they brought the title to the Lakers in 1949, 50, 52, 53 and 54. As a coach, Kundla had a 60:35 (62% winning percentage) record in the playoffs. Following the success in the 50s, the Lakers had to wait till 1972 for their next title, losing to the Boston Celtics in the great 60s rivalry.

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Why dont the Lakers have a mascot?

Ever wondered why dont the Lakers have a mascot?

The Los Angeles Lakers are just one of the four teams in the NBA without a mascot. The other three teams are the Brooklyn Nets, the Golden State Warriors, and the New York Knicks. A season ago, the Los Angeles Clippers were also in that group, but in May 2016, they introduced Chuck the Condor, their new mascot. You can check out a complete list of NBA Mascots.

There are two theories why the Los Angeles Lakers don’t have a mascot. The first, a fan theory is that the Lakers do not have mascot because they have celebrities. In a way, celebrities are Lakers mascot.

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