5 times with Minneapolis Lakers and 9 times with the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Boston Celtics in the NBA finals 8 times.
The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers have met 11 times in the NBA Finals. The Boston Celtics have dominated the match-up winning 9 times.
The Minneapolis/ Los Angeles Lakers have been to the NBA Finals a record 31 times, winning 16 times.
Los Angeles Lakers played 29 times in the NBA Finals while 20 times for the Boston Celtics.
the lakers and celtics met in the NBA finals eleven times.
The Lakers went to the NBA Finals seven times in the 1980's.
The Los Angeles Lakers have beaten the Boston Celtics three times in the NBA Finals: in 1985, 1987 and 2010.
The Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers have lost in the championship finals 15 times.
The Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers have been to the finals 31 times and won 16 times. The Boston Celtics have won the most titles, 17, but only been to the finals 21 times