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The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Updated April 16, 2020 5.2k votes 800 voters 18.5k views35 items

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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.

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

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

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

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

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    Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

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

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    Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

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

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

    Lakers career: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

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    Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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    Lakers career: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

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    Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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

    Lakers career: 2004, 2003

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

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019, 2018

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    Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2001, 2000, 1999

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    Jeremy Lin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2015, 2014

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

    Lakers career: 2017, 2016, 2015

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

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017

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    Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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    Lakers career: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

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    Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 

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    Avery Bradley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019

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    Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950

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    Walt Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 1967, 1966, 1965

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    Lonzo Ball is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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    Lakers career: 2018, 2017

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    Sedale Threatt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

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    Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 1999

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    Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

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    Bobby Leonard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

    Lakers career: 1961, 1960

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

    Lakers career: 1979, 1975, 1974, 1973

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    Tyronn Lue is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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