The Los Angeles Lakers was founded in 1946. Is a professional basketball team based in Los Angeles, California, United States. They play in the Pacific Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA) at the Staples Center.
Some of the best players are the big names like George Mikan, Jim Pollard, Elgin Baylor, Jerry West, Wilt Chamberlain, Gail Goodrich, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, James Worthy, Magic Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal, and Kobe Bryant.
This team are second in NBA championships only to the Boston Celtics, winning 16 championships to the Celtics 17 NBA titles