the lakers and celtics met in the NBA finals eleven times.
I'm pretty sure it twice. The lakers are 2-8 verse the celtics in the finals.
Los Angeles Lakers played 29 times in the NBA Finals while 20 times for the Boston Celtics.
the lakers have been there 30 times and the celtics have been there 38 times
Yes the played 9 times:1959,1962-63,1965-66,1968-69,1984-85 and 1987 Celtics and Lakers have played 11 times in the NBA Finals. They played in the years listed above as well as in 2008. Celtics won 9 of the 11 meetings including the most recent one in 2008.
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 Los Angeles Lakers have beaten the Boston Celtics three times in the NBA Finals: in 1985, 1987 and 2010.
The 2010 NBA Finals marked the 12th championship meeting between the Celtics and the Lakers. Boston has won nine times.
Twelve times. The Celtics have won nine of the championship meetings.
Twelve times, in 1959, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1984, 1985, 1987, 2008 and 2010. The Lakers have won three times: in 1985, 1987 and 2010.
The Lakers and the Celtics, who have won 33 combined NBA titles, have played against each other in the NBA Finals 12 times. Boston took the first eight meetings, winning in 1959, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969 and 1984. The Lakers rebounded with back-to-back wins in 1985 and 1987. But the Celtics renewed the rivalry in the 21st century with a championship in 2008. The Lakers rebounded in the 2010 Finals, outlasting the Celtics in seven games.