56-26, First in Pacific Division
Defeated Philadelphia 76ers in NBA Finals, 4-1
Head Coach: Phil Jackson
1. Lakers win their final eight games to win the Pacific Division title for the second consecutive year.
2. Lakers sweep their first three opponents in the playoffs (Portland, 3-0; Sacramento, 4-0; San Antonio, 4-0).
3. After defeating the 76ers in the NBA Finals in five games, Lakers set the postseason record for highest winning percentage (15-1, .938).
4. Phil Jackson becomes the first coach to lead two teams to multiple NBA titles.
5. Ron Harper and Robert Horry become the second and third players to win multiple championships as a member of two teams.
Standing, left to right (players only): Tyronn Lue, Mike Penberthy, Ron Harper, Rick Fox, Kobe Bryant, Brian Shaw, J.R. Rider, Derek Fisher.
Seated, left to right (players only): Devean George, Slava Medvedenko, Greg Foster, Shaquille O'Neal, Horace Grant, Robert Horry, Mark Madsen.