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Los Angeles Lakers Franchise Index

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62 Seasons

Glossary ▪ An asterisk (*) indicates a playoff appearance
Season Lg Team W L W-L% Finish SRS ORtg DRtg Playoffs Coaches
2009-10 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 57 25 .695 1 4.78 108.8 103.7 Playing Finals Jackson (57-25)
2008-09 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 65 17 .793 1 7.11 112.8 104.7 Won Finals Jackson (65-17)
2007-08 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 57 25 .695 1 7.34 113.0 105.5 Lost Finals Jackson (57-25)
2006-07 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 42 40 .512 2 0.24 108.6 108.6 Lost Western Conference First Round Jackson (42-40)
2005-06 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 45 37 .549 3 2.53 108.4 105.7 Lost Western Conference First Round Jackson (45-37)
2004-05 NBA Los Angeles Lakers 34 48 .415 4 -2.33 108.1 111.4 Tomjanovich (24-19), Hamblen (10-29)
2003-04 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 56 26 .683 1 4.35 105.5 101.3 Lost Finals Jackson (56-26)
2002-03 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 50 32 .610 2 2.71 107.2 104.7 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Jackson (50-32)
2001-02 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 58 24 .707 2 7.15 109.4 101.7 Won Finals Jackson (58-24)
2000-01 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 56 26 .683 1 3.74 108.4 104.8 Won Finals Jackson (56-26)
1999-00 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 67 15 .817 1 8.41 107.3 98.2 Won Finals Jackson (67-15)
1998-99 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 31 19 .620 2 2.68 107.6 104.3 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (6-6), Bertka (1-0), Rambis (24-13)
1997-98 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 61 21 .744 1 6.88 111.9 103.7 Lost Western Conference Finals Harris (61-21)
1996-97 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 56 26 .683 2 3.66 108.3 103.7 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (56-26)
1995-96 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 53 29 .646 2 4.21 111.4 106.6 Lost Western Conference First Round Harris (53-29)
1994-95 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 48 34 .585 3 -0.01 109.1 109.4 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (48-34)
1993-94 NBA Los Angeles Lakers 33 49 .402 5 -3.93 104.8 109.3 Pfund (27-37), Bertka (1-1), Johnson (5-11)
1992-93 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 39 43 .476 5 -1.20 107.6 108.9 Lost Western Conference First Round Pfund (39-43)
1991-92 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 43 39 .524 6 -0.95 107.7 108.9 Lost Western Conference First Round Dunleavy (43-39)
1990-91 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 58 24 .707 2 6.73 112.1 105.0 Lost Finals Dunleavy (58-24)
1989-90 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 63 19 .768 1 6.74 114.0 107.0 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Riley (63-19)
1988-89 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 57 25 .695 1 6.38 113.8 106.7 Lost Finals Riley (57-25)
1987-88 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 62 20 .756 1 4.81 113.1 107.3 Won Finals Riley (62-20)
1986-87 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 65 17 .793 1 8.32 115.6 106.5 Won Finals Riley (65-17)
1985-86 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 62 20 .756 1 6.84 113.3 105.8 Lost Western Conference Finals Riley (62-20)
1984-85 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 62 20 .756 1 6.48 114.1 107.0 Won Finals Riley (62-20)
1983-84 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 54 28 .659 1 3.32 110.9 107.3 Lost Finals Riley (54-28)
1982-83 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 58 24 .707 1 5.06 110.5 105.2 Lost Finals Riley (58-24)
1981-82 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 57 25 .695 1 4.37 110.2 105.5 Won Finals Westhead (7-4), Riley (50-21)
1980-81 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 54 28 .659 2 3.27 107.6 103.9 Lost Western Conference First Round Westhead (54-28)
1979-80 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 60 22 .732 1 5.43 109.5 103.9 Won Finals McKinney (10-4), Westhead (50-18)
1978-79 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 47 35 .573 3 2.95 106.1 103.2 Lost Western Conference Semifinals West (47-35)
1977-78 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 45 37 .549 4 2.59 103.3 100.8 Lost Western Conference First Round West (45-37)
1976-77 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 53 29 .646 1 2.65 101.4 98.9 Lost Western Conference Finals West (53-29)
1975-76 NBA Los Angeles Lakers 40 42 .488 4 0.17 98.9 98.8 Sharman (40-42)
1974-75 NBA Los Angeles Lakers 30 52 .366 5 -3.94 96.1 99.9 Sharman (30-52)
1973-74 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 47 35 .573 1 0.85 97.4 96.6 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Sharman (47-35)
1972-73 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 60 22 .732 1 8.18 Lost Finals Sharman (60-22)
1971-72 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 69 13 .841 1 11.65 Won Finals Sharman (69-13)
1970-71 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 48 34 .585 1 3.26 Lost Western Conference Finals Mullaney (48-34)
1969-70 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 46 36 .561 2 1.76 Lost Finals Mullaney (46-36)
1968-69 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 55 27 .671 1 3.84 Lost Finals Van Breda Kolff (55-27)
1967-68 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 52 30 .634 2 4.99 Lost Finals Van Breda Kolff (52-30)
1966-67 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 36 45 .444 3 0.31 Lost Western Division Semifinals Schaus (36-45)
1965-66 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 45 35 .563 1 2.76 Lost Finals Schaus (45-35)
1964-65 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 49 31 .613 1 1.70 Lost Finals Schaus (49-31)
1963-64 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 42 38 .525 3 0.89 Lost Western Division Semifinals Schaus (42-38)
1962-63 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 53 27 .663 1 2.67 Lost Finals Schaus (53-27)
1961-62 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 54 26 .675 1 1.80 Lost Finals Schaus (54-26)
1960-61 NBA Los Angeles Lakers* 36 43 .456 2 -0.12 Lost Western Division Finals Schaus (36-43)
1959-60 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 25 50 .333 3 -4.14 Lost Western Division Finals Castellani (11-25), Pollard (14-25)
1958-59 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 33 39 .458 2 -1.42 Lost Finals Kundla (33-39)
1957-58 NBA Minneapolis Lakers 19 53 .264 4 -5.78 Kundla (10-23), Mikan (9-30)
1956-57 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 34 38 .472 1 -0.88 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (34-38)
1955-56 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 33 39 .458 2 -0.92 Lost Western Division Semifinals Kundla (33-39)
1954-55 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 40 32 .556 2 0.96 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (40-32)
1953-54 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 46 26 .639 1 2.70 Won Finals Kundla (46-26)
1952-53 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 48 22 .686 1 5.53 Won Finals Kundla (48-22)
1951-52 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 40 26 .606 2 5.28 Won Finals Kundla (40-26)
1950-51 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 44 24 .647 1 4.79 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (44-24)
1949-50 NBA Minneapolis Lakers* 51 17 .750 1 8.25 Won Finals Kundla (51-17)
1948-49 BAA Minneapolis Lakers* 44 16 .733 2 6.81 Won Finals Kundla (44-16)