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.

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233 49
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
171 43
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
164 61
Jeremy Lin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014

4
126 76
Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 4 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

5
78 57
Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 5 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

6
94 73
Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

7
85 68
Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

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

8
69 54
Gary Payton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003

9
46 32
Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
10
63 54
Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 10 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

11
54 48
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

12
58 54
D'Angelo Russell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

13
94 105
Lonzo Ball is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

14
43 52
Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 

15
33 40
Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1999

16
33 40
Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

17
4 1
Alex Caruso is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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18
22 28
Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

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

19
20 26
Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

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

20
19 28
Walt Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965

21
23 34
Sedale Threatt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

22
12 24
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
19 36
Ramon Sessions is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2012

24
10 28
Ronnie Price is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Seasons: 2015

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7 23
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Seasons: 1968, 1967