1985-86 Los Angeles Lakers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 62-20
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 8-6 Lost conference finals
Conference First Round - Defeated San Antonio Spurs 3-0
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Dallas Mavericks 4-2
Conference Finals - Lost to Houston Rockets 4-1
Coach: Pat Riley (62-20)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Attendance: 689,905, Avg. 16,827 in 41 home dates
1985-86 Los Angeles Lakers Statistics
1985-86 Los Angeles Lakers Results

The Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1985-86 season with a record of 62 wins and 20 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-6.

The Lakers paced the circuit with 9,618 points. Los Angeles surrendered 8,983 points. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored a team-leading 1,846 points for the squad, and James Worthy contributed 19 or more per game, too. Maurice Lucas accounted for 566 rebounds. Earvin Johnson dished out 907 assists for the team.

On the defensive side of the ball, Earvin Johnson added 113 steals, while Kareem Abdul-Jabbar rejected 130 opposing shots.

Pat Riley coached the team. The 1985-86 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
Michael CooperG-FApril 15, 19566'5"170New MexicoLos Angeles, CA USA
A.C. GreenF-COctober 4, 19636'9"220Oregon StatePortland, OR USA
Petur GudmundssonCOctober 30, 19587'2"250WashingtonReykjavik, ISL
Jerome HendersonC-FOctober 5, 19596'11"230New MexicoLos Angeles, CA USA
Earvin JohnsonG-FAugust 14, 19596'8"215Michigan StateLansing, MI USA
Mitch KupchakF-CMay 24, 19546'9"230North CarolinaHicksville, NY USA
Ronnie LesterGJanuary 1, 19596'2"175IowaCanton, MS USA
Maurice LucasF-CFebruary 18, 19526'9"215MarquettePittsburgh, PA USA
Mike McGeeG-FJuly 29, 19596'5"190MichiganTyler, TX USA
Chuck NevittCJune 13, 19597'5"217North Carolina StateCortez, CO USA
Kurt RambisFFebruary 25, 19586'8"213Santa ClaraCupertino, CA USA
Byron ScottGMarch 28, 19616'3"195Arizona StateOgden, UT USA
Larry SpriggsFSeptember 8, 19596'7"230HowardCheverly, MD USA
James WorthyFFebruary 27, 19616'9"225North CarolinaGastonia, NC USA