They have won the playoffs 16 times.
The lakers have been in the playoffs 57 times in the last 62 years.
entering the 2008-09 playoffs L.A. Lakers NBA record is 56 times
In the ABA, they made it to the playoffs 7 times. In the NBA, they made it to the playoffs 16 times.
9 including playoffs
They have made the playoffs 25 times with a record of 17-18.
The New York Rangers have made the the playoffs 55 times.
the lakers have been there 30 times and the celtics have been there 38 times