Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Rosters

2008-2009 Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Trevor Ariza SF 6-8 220 Jun 30, 1985 23 UCLA 4 2004 Rnd 2, Pick 14, New York Knicks
Shannon Brown SG 6-3 205 Nov 29, 1985 23 Michigan State 2 2006 Rnd 1, Pick 25, Cleveland Cavaliers
Kobe Bryant SG 6-6 205 Aug 23, 1978 30 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 12 1996 Rnd 1, Pick 13, Charlotte Hornets (1988)
Andrew Bynum C 7-0 285 Oct 27, 1987 21 St. Joseph High School (New Jersey) 3 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 10, Los Angeles Lakers
Jordan Farmar PG 6-2 180 Nov 30, 1986 22 UCLA 2 2006 Rnd 1, Pick 26, Los Angeles Lakers
Derek Fisher PG 6-1 210 Aug 9, 1974 34 Arkansas-Little Rock 12 1996 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Los Angeles Lakers
Pau Gasol PF/C 7-0 250 Jul 6, 1980 28 FC Barcelona Regal (Spain) 7 2001 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Atlanta Hawks
D.J. Mbenga C 7-0 255 Dec 30, 1980 28 OpenJobMetis Varese (Italy) 4 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Adam Morrison SF 6-8 198 Jul 19, 1984 24 Gonzaga 2 2006 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Charlotte Hornets
Lamar Odom SF/PF 6-10 230 Nov 6, 1979 29 Rhode Island 9 1999 Rnd 1, Pick 4, Los Angeles Clippers
Josh Powell PF/C 6-9 225 Jan 25, 1983 26 North Carolina State 4 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Sasha Vujacic G 6-7 193 Mar 8, 1984 25 Pallalcesto Amatori Udine (Italy) 4 2004 Rnd 1, Pick 27, Los Angeles Lakers
Luke Walton PF/SF 6-8 235 Mar 28, 1980 29 Arizona 5 2003 Rnd 2, Pick 3, Los Angeles Lakers
Yue Sun G 6-8 205 Nov 6, 1985 23 Beijing Olympians (United States) 0 2007 Rnd 2, Pick 10, Los Angeles Lakers

2008-2009 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round Orlando Magic #6 Philadelphia Sixers Orlando in 6
First Round #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #8 Detroit Pistons Cleveland in 4
First Round #2 Boston Celtics #7 Chicago Bulls Boston in 7
First Round #3 Orlando Magic #6 Philadelphia Sixers Orlando in 6
First Round #4 Atlanta Hawks #5 Miami Heat Atlanta in 7
Second Round #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #4 Atlanta Hawks Cleveland in 4
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics #3 Orlando Magic Orlando in 7
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics Orlando Magic Orlando in 7
Conference Finals #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #3 Orlando Magic Orlando in 6
Conference Finals #1 Cleveland Cavaliers Orlando Magic Orlando in 6

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #8 Utah Jazz L.A. Lakers in 5
First Round #2 Denver Nuggets #7 New Orleans Pelicans Denver in 5
First Round #3 San Antonio Spurs #6 Dallas Mavericks Dallas in 5
First Round #4 Portland Trail Blazers #5 Houston Rockets Houston in 6
Second Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #5 Houston Rockets L.A. Lakers in 7
Second Round #2 Denver Nuggets #6 Dallas Mavericks Denver in 5
Conference Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers #2 Denver Nuggets L.A. Lakers in 6

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers #3 Orlando Magic L.A. Lakers in 5

2008-2009 Lakers Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Shannon Brown 21 13.1 4.9 1.2 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.5
Jordan Farmar 20 13.0 4.7 1.4 1.6 0.5 0.1 0.9
D.J. Mbenga 7 2.2 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3
Andrew Bynum 23 17.4 6.3 3.7 0.4 0.3 0.9 0.8
Sasha Vujacic 23 10.9 3.0 1.4 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.4
Trevor Ariza 23 31.4 11.3 4.2 2.3 1.6 0.4 1.7
Luke Walton 21 15.8 3.8 2.5 2.1 0.7 0.1 1.0
Pau Gasol 23 40.5 18.3 10.8 2.5 0.8 2.0 1.9
Lamar Odom 23 31.9 12.3 9.1 1.8 0.7 1.3 1.7
Kobe Bryant 23 40.9 30.2 5.3 5.5 1.7 0.9 2.6
Derek Fisher 22 28.9 8.0 2.0 2.2 1.0 0.0 1.1
Josh Powell 14 5.2 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.3

2008-2009 Los Angeles Lakers Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Lakers Leaders Utah Leaders
Apr 19, 2009
v.
Utah
W, 113-100 Staples Center
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 24. Kobe Bryant
REB: 9. Pau Gasol
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 27. C. Boozer
REB: 9. C. Boozer
AST: 17. D. Williams
Apr 21, 2009
v.
Utah
W, 119-109 Staples Center
Opening Round
2-0 PTS: 26. Kobe Bryant
REB: 6. Kobe Bryant
AST: 9. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 35. D. Williams
REB: 10. C. Boozer
AST: 9. D. Williams
Apr 23, 2009
@
Utah
L, 88-86 EnergySolutions Arena
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 21. Lamar Odom
REB: 14. Lamar Odom
AST: 6. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 23. C. Boozer
REB: 22. C. Boozer
AST: 9. D. Williams
Apr 25, 2009
@
Utah
W, 94-108 EnergySolutions Arena
Opening Round
3-1 PTS: 38. Kobe Bryant
REB: 15. Lamar Odom
AST: 6. Lamar Odom
PTS: 23. C. Boozer
REB: 16. C. Boozer
AST: 13. D. Williams
Apr 27, 2009
v.
Utah
W, 107-96 Staples Center
Opening Round
4-1 PTS: 31. Kobe Bryant
REB: 15. Lamar Odom
AST: 4. Lamar Odom
PTS: 16. Paul Millsap
REB: 9. C. Boozer
AST: 6. D. Williams

2008-2009 Los Angeles Lakers Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Lakers Leaders Houston Leaders
May 4, 2009
v.
Houston
L, 92-100 Staples Center
Conference Semi Finals
0-1 PTS: 32. Kobe Bryant
REB: 13. Pau Gasol
AST: 4. Pau Gasol
PTS: 28. Yao Ming
REB: 10. Yao Ming
AST: 7. M. World Peace
May 6, 2009
v.
Houston
W, 111-98 Staples Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 40. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Luke Walton
PTS: 25. M. World Peace
REB: 10. Carl Landry
AST: 5. M. World Peace
May 8, 2009
@
Houston
W, 94-108 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
2-1 PTS: 33. Kobe Bryant
REB: 13. Lamar Odom
AST: 7. J. Farmar
PTS: 25. M. World Peace
REB: 14. Yao Ming
AST: 7. S. Battier
May 10, 2009
@
Houston
L, 99-87 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
2-2 PTS: 30. Pau Gasol
REB: 9. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 34. Aaron Brooks
REB: 14. Luis Scola
AST: 6. M. World Peace
May 12, 2009
v.
Houston
W, 118-78 Staples Center
Conference Semi Finals
3-2 PTS: 26. Kobe Bryant
REB: 13. Pau Gasol
AST: 6. J. Farmar
PTS: 14. Aaron Brooks
REB: 13. Luis Scola
AST: 4. Luis Scola
May 14, 2009
@
Houston
L, 95-80 Toyota Center
Conference Semi Finals
3-3 PTS: 32. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Lamar Odom
AST: 3. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 26. Aaron Brooks
REB: 12. Luis Scola
AST: 4. Aaron Brooks
May 17, 2009
v.
Houston
W, 89-70 Staples Center
Conference Semi Finals
4-3 PTS: 21. Pau Gasol
REB: 18. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 13. Aaron Brooks
REB: 8. M. World Peace
AST: 5. M. World Peace

2008-2009 Los Angeles Lakers Conference Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Lakers Leaders Denver Leaders
May 19, 2009
v.
Denver
W, 105-103 Staples Center
Conference Finals
1-0 PTS: 40. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Pau Gasol
AST: 6. Derek Fisher
PTS: 39. C. Anthony
REB: 8. K. Martin
AST: 8. C. Billups
May 21, 2009
v.
Denver
L, 103-106 Staples Center
Conference Finals
1-1 PTS: 32. Kobe Bryant
REB: 17. Pau Gasol
AST: 4. Luke Walton
PTS: 34. C. Anthony
REB: 9. C. Anthony
AST: 6. M. Nene
May 23, 2009
@
Denver
W, 97-103 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
2-1 PTS: 41. Kobe Bryant
REB: 11. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 21. C. Anthony
REB: 7. C. Andersen
AST: 7. C. Billups
May 25, 2009
@
Denver
L, 120-101 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
2-2 PTS: 34. Kobe Bryant
REB: 10. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 24. C. Billups
REB: 15. K. Martin
AST: 6. M. Nene
May 27, 2009
v.
Denver
W, 103-94 Staples Center
Conference Finals
3-2 PTS: 22. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Lamar Odom
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 31. C. Anthony
REB: 8. M. Nene
AST: 5. C. Billups
May 29, 2009
@
Denver
W, 92-119 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
4-2 PTS: 35. Kobe Bryant
REB: 12. Pau Gasol
AST: 10. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 25. C. Anthony
REB: 6. M. Nene
AST: 9. C. Billups

2008-2009 Los Angeles Lakers NBA Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Lakers Leaders Orlando Leaders
Jun 4, 2009
v.
Orlando
W, 100-75 Staples Center
NBA Finals
1-0 PTS: 40. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Lamar Odom
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 14. M. Pietrus
REB: 15. D. Howard
AST: 4. J. Nelson
Jun 7, 2009
v.
Orlando
W, 101-96 Staples Center
NBA Finals
2-0 PTS: 29. Kobe Bryant
REB: 10. Pau Gasol
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 34. R. Lewis
REB: 16. D. Howard
AST: 7. R. Lewis
Jun 9, 2009
@
Orlando
L, 108-104 Amway Arena
NBA Finals
2-1 PTS: 31. Kobe Bryant
REB: 7. Trevor Ariza
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 21. D. Howard
REB: 14. D. Howard
AST: 7. H. Turkoglu
Jun 11, 2009
@
Orlando
W, 91-99 Amway Arena
NBA Finals
3-1 PTS: 32. Kobe Bryant
REB: 10. Pau Gasol
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 25. H. Turkoglu
REB: 21. D. Howard
AST: 4. R. Lewis
Jun 14, 2009
@
Orlando
W, 86-99 Amway Arena
NBA Finals
4-1 PTS: 30. Kobe Bryant
REB: 15. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
PTS: 18. R. Lewis
REB: 10. R. Lewis
AST: 4. R. Lewis