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

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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2,531 643
Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Magic Johnson Point guard, Power forward

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2
2,771 975
Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Kobe Bryant Point guard, Shooting guard, Swingman

3
2,135 410
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

4
1,879 414
Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

5
1,752 339
Wilt Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

6
1,542 258
Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Jerry West Point guard, Shooting guard

7
1,100 265
Elgin Baylor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Elgin Baylor Small forward

8
1,059 246
James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
James Worthy Small forward

9
724 301
George Mikan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
George Mikan Center

10
771 436
Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Pau Gasol Power forward, Center

11
514 257
Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time

12
471 277
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Byron Scott Shooting guard

13
491 220
Michael Cooper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Michael Cooper Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

14
509 317
Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Derek Fisher Point guard

15
360 193
A. C. Green is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
bojanthebest added A. C. Green Power forward, Center

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16
405 212
Robert Horry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
wiabux added Robert Horry Small forward, Power forward

17
344 247
Lamar Odom is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Lamar Odom Small forward, Power forward

18
290 209
Jamaal Wilkes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
StacyWolfe added Jamaal Wilkes Shooting guard, Small forward

19
298 162
Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
wiabux added Bob McAdoo Power forward, Center

20
244 174
Metta World Peace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
sunikso added Metta World Peace Small forward

21
256 245
Vlade Divac is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
bojanthebest added Vlade Divac Center

22
239 185
Kurt Rambis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Kurt Rambis Power forward

23
273 141
Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Nick Van Exel Point guard

24
254 178
Rick Fox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Rick Fox Small forward

25
313 353
Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
JJGrosser added Steve Nash Point guard

26
206 293
Andrew Bynum is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Andrew Bynum Center

27
214 156
Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Eddie Jones Shooting guard

28
153 256
Vern Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Vern Mikkelsen Small forward, Power forward

29
153 203
Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
StacyWolfe added Norm Nixon Point guard

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30
253 587
Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Dwight Howard Power forward, Center

31
187 189
D'Angelo Russell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
-46 added D'Angelo Russell Point guard

32
202 300
Nick Young is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
zayanie.z added Nick Young Shooting guard, Small forward

33
129 118
Mychal Thompson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Mychal Thompson Power forward, Center

34
191 118
Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
TheShaqAttaq added Dennis Rodman Small forward, Power forward - Power Forward

35
107 76
Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Julius Randle Power forward

36
95 187
Happy Hairston is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
wiabux added Happy Hairston Forward

37
102 58
Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
JordanH added Karl Malone Power forward

38
90 38
Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
ethanb added Horace Grant Power forward, Center

39
81 80
Elden Campbell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
human960 added Elden Campbell Center

40
82 48
Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
ethanb added Jordan Clarkson Guard

41
80 42
Gary Payton is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
JordanH added Gary Payton Point guard

42
63 95
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
slaft added Rudy LaRusso Center

43
68 56
Trevor Ariza is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
Trevor Ariza Shooting guard, Small forward

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44
69 49
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ron Harper Point guard, Small forward

45
87 125
Cedric Ceballos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
StacyWolfe added Cedric Ceballos Small forward

46
73 40
Glen Rice is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
CMCSS03 added Glen Rice Shooting guard, Small forward

47
77 65
Brandon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
DeanLegend added Brandon Ingram

48
65 86
Adrian Dantley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
slaft added Adrian Dantley Shooting guard, Small forward

49
40 82
Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
StacyWolfe added Slater Martin

50
46 98
Clyde Lovellette is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Lakers of All Time
slaft added Clyde Lovellette Power forward, Center