Lakers Season-by-Season Records

  • Los Angeles Lakers (NBA, 1961-2011) - 11 Championships and 47 Playoff Appearances
  • Minneapolis Lakers (NBA/BAA, 1949-1960) - 5 Championships and 11 Playoff Appearances
  • Season W L W-L% Finished* Playoffs Coaches
    2012-13 45 37 .549 3 Lost Western Conference First Round Brown (1-4), Bickerstaff (4-1), D'Antoni (40-32)
    2011-12 41 25 .621 1 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Brown (41-25)
    2010-11 57 25 .695 1 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Jackson (57-25)
    2009-10 57 25 .695 1 Won Finals Jackson (57-25)
    2008-09 65 17 .817 1 Won Finals Jackson (67-15)
    2007-08 57 25 .695 1 Lost Finals Jackson (57-25)
    2006-07 42 40 .512 2 Lost Western Conference First Round Jackson (42-40)
    2005-06 45 37 .549 3 Lost Western Conference First Round Jackson (45-37)
    2004-05 34 48 .415 4 Tomjanovich (24-19), Hamblen (10-29)
    2003-04 56 26 .683 1 Lost Finals Jackson (56-26)
    2002-03 50 32 .610 2 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Jackson (50-32)
    2001-02 58 24 .707 2 Won Finals Jackson (58-24)
    2000-01 56 26 .683 1 Won Finals Jackson (56-26)
    1999-00 67 15 .817 1 Won Finals Jackson (67-15)
    1998-99 31 19 .620 2 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (6-6), Bertka (1-0), Rambis (24-13)
    1997-98 61 21 .744 1 Lost Western Conference Finals Harris (61-21)
    1996-97 56 26 .683 2 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (56-26)
    1995-96 53 29 .646 2 Lost Western Conference First Round Harris (53-29)
    1994-95 48 34 .585 3 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Harris (48-34)
    1993-94 33 49 .402 5 Pfund (27-37), Bertka (1-1), Johnson (5-11)
    1992-93 39 43 .476 5 Lost Western Conference First Round Pfund (39-43)
    1991-92 43 39 .524 6 Lost Western Conference First Round Dunleavy (43-39)
    1990-91 58 24 .707 2 Lost Finals Dunleavy (58-24)
    1989-90 63 19 .768 1 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Riley (63-19)
    1988-89 57 25 .695 1 Lost Finals Riley (57-25)
    1987-88 62 20 .756 1 Won Finals Riley (62-20)
    1986-87 65 17 .793 1 Won Finals Riley (65-17)
    1985-86 62 20 .756 1 Lost Western Conference Finals Riley (62-20)
    1984-85 62 20 .756 1 Won Finals Riley (62-20)
    1983-84 54 28 .659 1 Lost Finals Riley (54-28)
    1982-83 58 24 .707 1 Lost Finals Riley (58-24)
    1981-82 57 25 .695 1 Won Finals Westhead (7-4), Riley (50-21)
    1980-81 54 28 .659 2 Lost Western Conference First Round Westhead (54-28)
    1979-80 60 22 .732 1 Won Finals McKinney (10-4), Westhead (50-18)
    1978-79 47 35 .573 3 Lost Western Conference Semifinals West (47-35)
    1977-78 45 37 .549 4 Lost Western Conference First Round West (45-37)
    1976-77 53 29 .646 1 Lost Western Conference Finals West (53-29)
    1975-76 40 42 .488 4 Sharman (40-42)
    1974-75 30 52 .366 5 Sharman (30-52)
    1973-74 47 35 .573 1 Lost Western Conference Semifinals Sharman (47-35)
    1972-73 60 22 .732 1 Lost Finals Sharman (60-22)
    1971-72 69 13 .841 1 Won Finals Sharman (69-13)
    1970-71 48 34 .585 1 Lost Western Conference Finals Mullaney (48-34)
    1969-70 46 36 .561 2 Lost Finals Mullaney (46-36)
    1968-69 55 27 .671 1 Lost Finals Van Breda Kolff (55-27)
    1967-68 52 30 .634 2 Lost Finals Van Breda Kolff (52-30)
    1966-67 36 45 .444 3 Lost Western Division Semifinals Schaus (36-45)
    1965-66 45 35 .563 1 Lost Finals Schaus (45-35)
    1964-65 49 31 .613 1 Lost Finals Schaus (49-31)
    1963-64 42 38 .525 3 Lost Western Division Semifinals Schaus (42-38)
    1962-63 53 27 .663 1 Lost Finals Schaus (53-27)
    1961-62 54 26 .675 1 Lost Finals Schaus (54-26)
    1960-61 36 43 .456 2 Lost Western Division Finals Schaus (36-43)
    1959-60 25 50 .333 3 Lost Western Division Finals Castellani (11-25), Pollard (14-25)
    1958-59 33 39 .458 2 Lost Finals Kundla (33-39)
    1957-58 19 53 .264 4 Kundla (10-23), Mikan (9-30)
    1956-57 34 38 .472 1 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (34-38)
    1955-56 33 39 .458 2 Lost Western Division Semifinals Kundla (33-39)
    1954-55 40 32 .556 2 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (40-32)
    1953-54 46 26 .639 1 Won Finals Kundla (46-26)
    1952-53 48 22 .686 1 Won Finals Kundla (48-22)
    1951-52 40 26 .606 2 Won Finals Kundla (40-26)
    1950-51 44 24 .647 1 Lost Western Division Finals Kundla (44-24)
    1949-50 51 17 .750 1 Won Finals Kundla (51-17)
    1948-49** 44 16 .733 2 Won Finals Kundla (44-16)
    *Division Standing
    **1948-149 season was played under the Basketball Association of America.