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List of the greatest Lakers of all time, ranked by fans like you. This list includes players from both the LA Lakers and the Minneapolis Lakers. These are some of the best basketball players in the NBA since the Lakers were first established as a club in 1947. Vote for those players you believe to be the best Lakers to move them up the list. If you don't see your favorites, add them to the bottom - or better yet, rerank them to create a personalized list of your own.

Think Magic Johnson is better than Kobe Bryant? Is Shaq one of the Lakers' greatest players? Maybe this list of the best Lakers' players of all time will help us finally make a definitive decision. Whether you've been a fan of the team your whole life, or just enjoy watching top players compete against other super stars, you've probably got some sort of opinion on these famous Lakers players. Vote and make your voice heard!

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Kobe Bryant Point guard, Shooting guard, Swingman

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Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Magic Johnson Point guard, Power forward

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Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Wilt Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Jerry West Point guard, Shooting guard

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Elgin Baylor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Elgin Baylor Small forward

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James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
James Worthy Small forward

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George Mikan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
George Mikan Center

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Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Pau Gasol Power forward, Center

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Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Byron Scott Shooting guard

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Michael Cooper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Michael Cooper Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

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Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Derek Fisher Point guard

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A. C. Green is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
A. C. Green Power forward, Center

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Robert Horry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Robert Horry Small forward, Power forward

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Lamar Odom is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Lamar Odom Small forward, Power forward

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Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Bob McAdoo Power forward, Center

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Jamaal Wilkes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Jamaal Wilkes Shooting guard, Small forward

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Metta World Peace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Metta World Peace Small forward

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Vlade Divac is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Vlade Divac Center

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Kurt Rambis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Kurt Rambis Power forward

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Rick Fox is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Rick Fox Small forward

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Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Steve Nash Point guard

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Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Nick Van Exel Point guard

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Andrew Bynum is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Andrew Bynum Center

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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Eddie Jones Shooting guard

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Vern Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Vern Mikkelsen Small forward, Power forward

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Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Dwight Howard Power forward, Center

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Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Norm Nixon Point guard

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D'Angelo Russell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
D'Angelo Russell Point guard

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Nick Young is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Nick Young Shooting guard, Small forward

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Mychal Thompson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Mychal Thompson Power forward, Center

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Happy Hairston is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Happy Hairston Forward

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Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Dennis Rodman Small forward, Power forward - Power Forward

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Elden Campbell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Julius Randle Power forward

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Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Horace Grant Power forward, Center

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Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Ron Harper Point guard, Small forward

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Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

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Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Karl Malone Power forward

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Cedric Ceballos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Cedric Ceballos Small forward

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Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Rudy LaRusso Center

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Trevor Ariza is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Trevor Ariza Shooting guard, Small forward

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Gary Payton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Gary Payton Point guard

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Glen Rice is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Glen Rice Shooting guard, Small forward

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Brandon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Brandon Ingram

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Adrian Dantley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Adrian Dantley Shooting guard, Small forward

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Clyde Lovellette is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Clyde Lovellette Power forward, Center

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Sam Perkins is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Sam Perkins Power forward, Center