Counting Down The 10 Greatest Players In Los Angeles Lakers Franchise History

9. Gail Goodrich



A member of the Hall of Fame, Goodrich’s No. 25 has been retired by the Lakers for 20 years. While he is among the franchise leaders in points, assists, free throws made, and games played, Goodrich is best known for his performance in the Lakers’ 1971-1972 NBA Champion season. In a year that the Lakers won an NBA record 33 consecutive games, Goodrich averaged a career-high 25.9 ppg. Goodrich led the Lakers in scoring four consecutive seasons, becoming one of the most prolific scorers in the NBA. The NBA champion and 5-time All-Star is a true Los Angeles legend, having won an NBA title as well as two NCAA titles with UCLA.

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