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Los Angeles Lakers Team Info


Conference: Western Conference
Division: Pacific Division
Founded: 1946
Arena: Staples Center
City: Los Angeles, California
Team Colors: Purple and Gold
Owner: Jerry Buss
Head Coach: Phil Jackson
General Manager: Mitch Kupchak

The Lakers are notable for having the most wins (3,027), the highest winning percentage (61.9%), the most finals appearances (31), and the second most championships (16) of any franchise. They also hold the record for the longest consecutive win streak (33) in U.S. professional team sports. Notably, the franchise has only missed the playoffs five times.

Given the team's proximity to Hollywood, the Lakers fan base includes many famous actors and musicians who are regularly seen at home games. Jack Nicholson is the most prominent member of this group, having held season tickets since 1967.

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Owners


Head Coaches


Team History


Championships

16 (1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1972, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1987, 1988, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009, 2010)

Conference Titles

31 (1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1959, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010)

Division Titles

30 (1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010)

Playoff Appearances

56 (missed the playoffs in 1958, 1975, 1976, 1994 and 2005)

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Awards