They have won 17 championships.
In Lakers history, the team has won 16 NBA championships
The Los Angeles Lakers have won 14 NBA championships (5 were won as the Minneapolis Lakers).
shaq has won three championships with the LA lakers, and got the mvp's for all three, also he won all three with the great kobe bryant
Celtics-17 championships Lakers-16 championships
the LA lakers have 16 NBA Championships out of a 31 attempts.
they went 30 times and won 15 times.