Los Angeles Lakers Franchise History

17 NBA championship seasons: 1948-49, 1949-50, 1951-52, 1952-53, 1953-54, 1971-72,
1979-80, 1981-82, 1984-85, 1986-87, 1987-88, 1999-00, 2000-01, 2001-02, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2019-20
Last NBA championship: 2019-20, 1 season ago
 
Minneapolis Lakers became Los Angeles Lakers in 1960-61
 
Best finish (by location):
Minneapolis beat Was Capitols in NBA Finals in 1948-49 season
Minneapolis beat Syracuse in NBA Finals in 1949-50 season
Minneapolis beat New York in NBA Finals in 1951-52 season
Minneapolis beat New York in NBA Finals in 1952-53 season
Minneapolis beat Syracuse in NBA Finals in 1953-54 season
LA Lakers beat New York in NBA Finals in 1971-72 season
LA Lakers beat Philadelphia in NBA Finals in 1979-80 season
LA Lakers beat Philadelphia in NBA Finals in 1981-82 season
LA Lakers beat Boston in NBA Finals in 1984-85 season
LA Lakers beat Boston in NBA Finals in 1986-87 season
LA Lakers beat Detroit in NBA Finals in 1987-88 season
LA Lakers beat Indiana in NBA Finals in 1999-00 season
LA Lakers beat Philadelphia in NBA Finals in 2000-01 season
LA Lakers beat New Jersey in NBA Finals in 2001-02 season
LA Lakers beat Orlando in NBA Finals in 2008-09 season
LA Lakers beat Boston in NBA Finals in 2009-10 season
LA Lakers beat Miami in NBA Finals in 2019-20 season