1982-83 Los Angeles Lakers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 58-24
in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 8-7
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Portland Trail Blazers 4-1
Conference Finals - Defeated San Antonio Spurs 4-2
Finals - Lost to Philadelphia 76ers 4-0
Coach: Pat Riley (58-24)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Attendance: 648,244, Avg. 15,811 in 41 home dates
1982-83 Los Angeles Lakers Statistics
1982-83 Los Angeles Lakers Results

The Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1982-83 season with a record of 58 wins and 24 losses, in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-7. Pat Riley coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Kareem Abdul-JabbarCApril 16, 19477'1"225UCLANew York, NY USA
Billy Ray BatesGMay 31, 19566'4"210Kentucky StateKosciusko, MS USA
Joe CooperC-FSeptember 1, 19576'10"225ColoradoHouston, TX USA
Michael CooperG-FApril 15, 19566'5"170New MexicoLos Angeles, CA USA
Clay JohnsonGJuly 18, 19566'4"175MissouriYazoo City, MS USA
Earvin JohnsonG-FAugust 14, 19596'8"215Michigan StateLansing, MI USA
Dwight JonesF-CFebruary 27, 19526'10"210HoustonHouston, TX USA
Eddie JordanGJanuary 29, 19556'1"170RutgersWashington, DC USA
Mark LandsbergerF-CMay 21, 19556'8"215Arizona StateMinot, ND USA
Bob McAdooC-FSeptember 25, 19516'9"210North CarolinaGreensboro, NC USA
Mike McGeeG-FJuly 29, 19596'5"190MichiganTyler, TX USA
Steve MixFDecember 30, 19476'7"215ToledoToledo, OH USA
Norm NixonGOctober 11, 19556'2"170DuquesneMacon, GA USA
Kurt RambisFFebruary 25, 19586'8"213Santa ClaraCupertino, CA USA
Jamaal WilkesF-GMay 2, 19536'6"190UCLABerkeley, CA USA
James WorthyFFebruary 27, 19616'9"225North CarolinaGastonia, NC USA