1982-83 Los Angeles Lakers Statistics

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 Roster
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.

The Lakers scored 9,433 points and conceded 8,978. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored a team-leading 1,722 points for Los Angeles, while Jamaal Wilkes netted 18 or more per game, too. Earvin Johnson accounted for 683 rebounds. Earvin Johnson dished out 829 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Earvin Johnson added 176 steals, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar rejected 170 opposing shots.

Pat Riley coached the team.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kareem Abdul-JabbarC79792554122872220371278167425592200611702002201722
Jamaal WilkesF-G8080255212906846026820314619734318265171502211571
Earvin JohnsonG-F79792907933511210380304214469683829176473012001326
Norm NixonG7979271111235331301681256114420556610442371761191
James WorthyF77119707724474122113815724239913291641782211033
Bob McAdooC-F4711019562292101631197617124739404068153703
Michael CooperG-F82321484972662151301028219227431511550128208639
Kurt RambisF78771806413235201661141643675319010563145233584
Dwight JonesF-C320491132621048322886114221393582156
Mike McGeeG-F39738116369712317332053261152750156
Clay JohnsonG48044713553204838402969242242562144
Mark LandsbergerF-C3943561024300251255731281284204898
Eddie JordanG3503331324016317118182680311545294
Steve MixF10171040011101200019
Billy Ray BatesG40271620021101010015
Joe CooperC-F2011410000202011332

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kareem Abdul-JabbarC797932.358.
Jamaal WilkesF-G808031.953.
Earvin JohnsonG-F797936.854.
Norm NixonG797934.347.
James WorthyF77125.657.925.
Bob McAdooC-F47121.752.
Michael CooperG-F82326.253.523.878.
Kurt RambisF787723.
Dwight JonesF-C32015.347.
Mike McGeeG-F3979.842.314.373.
Clay JohnsonG4809.339.
Mark LandsbergerF-C3949.
Eddie JordanG3509.530.318.864.
Steve MixF1017.040.0100.
Billy Ray BatesG406.812.550.
Joe CooperC-F205.525.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kareem Abdul-JabbarC15588287163101068025901154217555061406
Jamaal WilkesF-G155892731362044274248905120113351299
Earvin JohnsonG-F156432061001108168517712819234126449268
Norm NixonG14538237113735037133548901813440266
Michael CooperG-F1545311453714134124759442662354141
Kurt RambisF1537779450035232763901913162351113
Bob McAdooC-F8166843762141115314651110102387
Mark LandsbergerF-C111412812104219254430262426
Dwight JonesF-C7591650052481201051112
Mike McGeeG-F62511411435271004512
Clay JohnsonG720741000224110138
Steve MixF826520033011000067

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kareem Abdul-JabbarC1539.
Jamaal WilkesF-G1539.349.
Earvin JohnsonG-F1542.948.
Norm NixonG1438.447.742.974.
Michael CooperG-F1530.246.514.382.
Kurt RambisF1525.
Bob McAdooC-F820.844.033.378.
Mark LandsbergerF-C1112.842.
Dwight JonesF-C78.431.340.
Mike McGeeG-F64.236.4100.
Clay JohnsonG72.957.
Steve MixF83.340.0100.