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The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time 

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Updated March 30, 2020 1.5k votes 295 voters 6k views 31 items

List Rules Vote up the players who had the most success for the Los Angeles Lakers

Big fan of Los Angeles basketball? Then check out this list of Los Angeles Lakers shooting guards with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every shooting guard from throughout Los Angeles Lakers history, including current shooting guards and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA shooting guards of all time, the best Lakers SGs include Kobe Bryant, Jerry West, Gail Goodrich, and Michael Cooper.

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

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career:  2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

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

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

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Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1997, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

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

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

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Michael Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

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

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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Lou Williams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Frank Selvy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Dick Barnett is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Terry Teagle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1992, 1991

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Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 2018

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Anthony Peeler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Nick Young is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Bob Harrison is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Charlie Scott is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Sedale Threatt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Dick Garrett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
Dick Garrett

Lakers career: 1970

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Lou Hudson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Danny Green is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Lakers career: 2020, 2019

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Archie Clark is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1968, 1967

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Dick Garmaker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956

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Jodie Meeks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time
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Kent Bazemore is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Shooting Guards of All Time