The Greatest Lakers of All-Time Basketball Players

The Greatest Lakers of All-Time

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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, press Re-Rank This List to create a personalized list of your own.

List Criteria: NBA players who have played for the LA Lakers or Minneapolis Lakers..

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  1. 1
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    the people's #1 &often listed
    Magic Johnson

    1959 More
    100
  2. 2
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    Down 53
    1947 More
    99
  3. 3
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    Down 97
    1978 More
    98
  4. 4
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    Down 48

    most listed &ranked high on reranks
    Jerry West

    1938 More
    96
  5. 5
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    Down 46

    ranked low on reranks
    Wilt Chamberlain

    1936 More
    93
  6. 6
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    Down 47
    1972 More
    93
  7. 7
    Up 117
    Down 25
    1961 More
    91
  8. 8
    Up 119
    Down 35
    1934 More
    90
  9. 9
    Up 91
    Down 31
    1924 More
    84
  10. 10
    Up 65
    Down 32
    1943 More
    77
  11. 11
    Up 60
    Down 38
    1961 More
    69
  12. 12
    Up 58
    Down 31
    1956 More
    67
  13. 13
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    Down 58

    often listed
    Derek Fisher

    1974 More
    64
  14. 14
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Vern Mikkelsen

    1928 More
    61
  15. 15
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    Down 32
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    ranked low on reranks
    Pau Gasol

    60
  16. 16
    Up 22
    Down 11

    ranked low on reranks &niche appeal
    A. C. Green

    1963 More
    54
    added by: bojanthebest
  17. 17
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    Down 9

    ranked low on reranks &niche appeal
    Robert Horry

    1970 More
    53
    added by: wiabux
  18. 18
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Jamaal Wilkes

    52
  19. 19
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    Down 8

    niche appeal
    Bob McAdoo

    1951 More
    49
    added by: wiabux
  20. 20
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    Down 25
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Norm Nixon

    48
  21. 21
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    Down 20
    1968 More
    47
    added by: bojanthebest
  22. 22
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    ranked low on reranks
    Rick Fox

    1969 More
    43
  23. 23
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    ranked high on reranks
    Kurt Rambis

    1958 More
    43
  24. 24
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    ranked low on reranks
    Eddie Jones

    1971 More
    42
  25. 25
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    often listed
    Happy Hairston

    1942 More
    42
    added by: wiabux
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    ranked low on reranks
    Lamar Odom

    1979 More
    41
  27. 27
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Dwight Howard

    1985 More
    39
  28. 28
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    Down 3

    new! Robert Sacre

    36
    added by: HectorPerez
  29. 29
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    Larry Bird

    36
    added by: HectorPerez
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    often listed
    Mychal Thompson

    1955 More
    35
  31. 31
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    often listed
    Andrew Bynum

    1987 More
    34
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    1971 More
    34
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