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Los Angeles Lakers

1968-69 Los Angeles Lakers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 55-27
Finished 1st in the NBA's Western Division

Postseason: 11-7
Lost finals

Division Semifinals - Defeated San Francisco Warriors 4-2

Division Finals - Defeated Atlanta Hawks 4-1

Finals - Lost to Boston Celtics 4-3

1968-69 Los Angeles Lakers Statistics
1968-69 Los Angeles Lakers Game-by-Game Results

The Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1968-69 season with a record of 55 wins and 27 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Western Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 11-7. The 1968-69 Los Angeles Lakers lost in the finals.

PlayerPos.Birth DateHeightWeightCollege
Cliff AndersonG-FSeptember 7, 19446'2"200St. Joseph's (PA)
Elgin BaylorFSeptember 16, 19346'5"225Seattle
Jay CartyFJuly 4, 19416'7"220Oregon State
Wilt ChamberlainCAugust 21, 19367'1"250Kansas
Mel CountsC-FOctober 16, 19417'0"230Oregon State
Freddie CrawfordG-FDecember 23, 19406'4"189St. Bonaventure
Johnny EganGJanuary 31, 19395'11"180Providence
Keith EricksonF-GApril 19, 19446'5"195UCLA
Tom HawkinsFDecember 22, 19366'5"210Notre Dame
Bill HewittFAugust 8, 19446'7"210USC
Jerry WestG-FMay 28, 19386'2"175West Virginia