NBA The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time  

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List Rules Only players officially listed as Point Guards

Big fan of Los Angeles basketball? Then check out this list of Los Angeles Lakers point guards with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every point guard from throughout Los Angeles Lakers history, including current point guards and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA point guards of all time, the best Lakers PGs include Magic Johnson, Jerry West, Derek Fisher, and Nick Van Exel.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current LA Lakers starting PGs and backup PGs are Lonzo Ball, Jordan Clarkson, and Tyler Ennis. 

Who are the best point guards in Los Angeles Lakers history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Los Angeles Lakers point guard.

list ordered by

1
133 17
Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

2
94 15
Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

3
71 30
Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons:  2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

4
47 29
Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965

5
57 39
Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

6
37 29
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

7
44 37
Gary Payton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003

8
40 35
Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

9
12 7
Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

10
44 47
Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

11
28 30
D'Angelo Russell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

12
57 68
Lonzo Ball is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

13
23 25
Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1999

14
20 25
Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

15
24 31
Jeremy Lin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014

16
26 34
Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 

17
18 24
Sedale Threatt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

18
11 16
Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

19
13 19
Walt Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965

20
13 19
Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950

21
16 27
Ramon Sessions is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2012

22
7 18
Jim Price is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1979, 1975, 1974, 1973

23
6 18
Ronnie Price is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015

24
4 15
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Seasons: 1968, 1967

25
6 21
Marcelinho Huertas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016

26
8 25
Chucky Atkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2005

27
6 23
Smush Parker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

28
4 21
Ernie DiGregorio is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1978, 1977

29
4 21
Chris Duhon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012