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 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 Lakers have lost 15 NBA Finals. They made it to a total of 31 NBA Finals, and won 16 of them.
The Los Angeles Lakers have won 16 championships 11 in Los angeles and 5 when they were in Mineoappolis