They came from Minneapolis.
In 1947-48: The Game StartThe Lakers franchise predates the NBA. The Minneapolis Lakers' first season was 1947-48, when the team entered the National Basketball League. A strange series of events early that year landed the Lakers the biggest prize in the game at that time-center George Mikan.You purchase or Book your Los Angles Lakers seat online :http://www.eticketcentral.com/ResultsGeneral.aspx?kwds=lakers+tickets
The LA Lakers and the LA Clippers both play at the Staples Centre. They are able to do this because the floors that the Clippers and Lakers play on is a removable and moveable floor that disassembles just like blocks of lego. Therefore when there is a Lakers game and the Clippers floor is out, then the staff at the Staples Center just switch them out and now its the Lakers home court.
The Lakers are one of the most popular team around so their tickets are hard to come by and they will cost you a pretty penny. You can get tickets at www.nba.com/Lakers/tickets/index.html.
In 2009, Jack Nicholson was not at the Oscars because he chose to attend a Lakers game instead. Nicholson almost always takes home an award due to his ability to make a character come to life.
From 1946 - 1959 the Lakers were known as the Minneapolis Lakers.
It was the Lakers who won that match.
I believe the nuggets will play the Lakers, in the championship and the nuggets will come out victorious!