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The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Updated April 16, 2020 5.2k votes 806 voters 18.8k 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

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

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    Jerry West

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

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    Gail Goodrich

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

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    Derek Fisher

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

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    Nick Van Exel

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

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    Steve Nash

    Lakers career: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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    Norm Nixon
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    Norm Nixon

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

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    Gary Payton

    Lakers career: 2004, 2003

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    Rajon Rondo

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019, 2018

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    Ron Harper

    Lakers career: 2001, 2000, 1999

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    Jeremy Lin

    Lakers career: 2015, 2014

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    D'Angelo Russell

    Lakers career: 2017, 2016, 2015

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    Alex Caruso

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017

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    Rod Hundley
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    Rod Hundley

    Lakers career: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

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    Jordan Clarkson

    Lakers career: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 

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    Slater Martin

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

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    Avery Bradley

    Lakers career: 2020, 2019

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    Lonzo Ball
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    Lonzo Ball

    Lakers career: 2018, 2017

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    Walt Hazzard

    Lakers career: 1967, 1966, 1965

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    Sedale Threatt

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

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    Derek Harper

    Lakers career: 1999

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    Steve Blake

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

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    Bobby Leonard

    Lakers career: 1961, 1960

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    Jim Price

    Lakers career: 1979, 1975, 1974, 1973

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    Tyronn Lue