1976-77 Los Angeles Lakers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 53-29
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 4-7 Lost conference finals
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Golden State Warriors 4-3
Conference Finals - Lost to Portland Trail Blazers 4-0
Coach: Jerry West (53-29)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Attendance: 501,434, Avg. 12,230 in 41 home dates
1976-77 Los Angeles Lakers Statistics
1976-77 Los Angeles Lakers Results

The Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 53 wins and 29 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-7.

Los Angeles scored 8,763 points and allowed 8,540. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored a team-leading 2,152 points for the Lakers and racked up 1,090 rebounds. Lucius Allen dished out 405 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Don Chaney added 140 steals, while Kareem Abdul-Jabbar rejected 261 opposing shots.

Jerry West coached the team. The 1976-77 Los Angeles Lakers lost in the conference finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Kareem Abdul-JabbarCApril 16, 19477'1"225UCLANew York, NY USA
Tom AbernethyFMay 6, 19546'7"220IndianaSouth Bend, IN USA
Lucius AllenGSeptember 26, 19476'2"175UCLAKansas City, KS USA
Mack CalvinGJuly 27, 19476'0"165USCFort Worth, TX USA
Don ChaneyGMarch 22, 19466'5"210HoustonBaton Rouge, LA USA
Don FordFDecember 31, 19526'8"215Cal. St.-Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara, CA USA
C.J. KupecF-CJanuary 16, 19536'6"220MichiganOak Lawn, IL USA
Bo LamarGApril 7, 19516'1"170Southwestern LouisianaColumbus, OH USA
Allen MurphyG-FJuly 15, 19526'4"190LouisvilleBirmingham, AL USA
Johnny NeumannG-FSeptember 11, 19516'6"200MississippiMemphis, TN USA
Marv RobertsF-CJanuary 29, 19506'8"200Utah StateBrooklyn, NY USA
Cazzie RussellF-GJune 7, 19446'5"210MichiganChicago, IL USA
Earl TatumG-FJuly 26, 19536'4"185MarquetteMount Vernon, NY USA
Cornell WarnerF-CAugust 12, 19486'9"220Jackson StateJackson, MS USA
Kermit WashingtonF-CSeptember 17, 19516'8"230AmericanWashington, DC USA