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Billy Thompson (basketball)
... spent a 5-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat, and registered one minute of court time with the Golden State Warriors in 1991 ... by the Atlanta Hawks but was part of a draft-day trade sending him to the Los Angeles Lakers, where he was a reserve member of the Lakers teams that won back-to-back ... year with Louisville in 1986 and an NBA title with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1987, Thompson is one of only four players in basketball history to win an NCAA championship and an NBA Championship in consecutive years ...
1950–51 Minneapolis Lakers Season
... The Lakers continued to dominate by winning the Western Division with a 44-24 record ... In the playoffs, the Lakers needed 3 games to eliminate the Indianapolis Olympians in the first round ... In the Western Finals, the Lakers took Game 1 but were defeated by the Rochester Royals who came back to win the next 3 games ...
1983–84 Los Angeles Lakers Season
... The 1983–84 season for the Los Angeles Lakers saw them lose in the 1984 NBA Finals against Larry Bird's Boston Celtics in seven well-fought games ... The Los Angeles Lakers, powered by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (who broke the NBA's all-time total points record) and Magic Johnson with his 13.1 assists per game (tops in '84), ended up winning 54 games in the 1983 ... In the playoffs, the Lakers defeated the Kansas City Kings in the first round, Dallas Mavericks in the second, and the Phoenix Suns in the 1984 Western Conference Finals in order ...
Chuck Nevitt
... played with the Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons, Chicago Bulls, Fulgor Libertas Forlì (Italy), and San Antonio Spurs ... of the 1982 NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets, subsequently playing 15 games with the Los Angeles Lakers over 2 seasons ... Nevitt played in 16 playoff games, 7 with the Lakers and Pistons and 2 with the Rockets ...
Los Angeles Lakers Roster
... The Los Angeles Lakers are a professional basketball team based in Los Angeles, California that competes in the National Basketball Association (NBA), which was formerly called the ... Since 1999, the Lakers have played their home games at Staples Center ... The Lakers' franchise was founded in 1946 in Detroit, Michigan before moving to Minneapolis, where the team got its official title from the state's nickname, Land of 10,000 ...