the lakers have 15 victories
The Lakers won their first title in 1949, when the franchise was located in Minneapolis.
In Lakers franchise history, the Lakers have only missed the playoffs a total of 5 times. The first time was in 1957-1958. The second time was in 1974-1975, and the third was the following year, 1975-1976. The fourth time was in 1993-1994. The fifth and only time (as of today) was in 2004-2005. For more information, visit the Related Link.
The current Lakers coach is Phil Jackson. Under Jackson, the Lakers have won 4 championships. Another notable coach of the Lakers was Pat Riley.
The Lakers franchise originated in Minneapolis but they later moved to Los Angeles where they kept the name
The Lakers are in Los Angeles. They play at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles. The franchise originated in Minneapolis, which is where they got their name, the Lakers.
The original franchise of the Lakers were located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. That state is known for many lakes, hence the name the Lakers. That franchise went on to win many championships and produced one of the first big men, in George Mikan.