Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters
1963-1964 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster
|Player||Pos||HT||WT||YOS||Pre-Draft Team||Draft Status||Nationality|
|Dick Barnett||SG||6-4||190||3||Tennessee State||1959 Rnd 1 Pick 4||United States|
|Elgin Baylor||F||6-5||225||5||Seattle||1956 Rnd 14 Pick 2||United States|
|Leroy Ellis||FC||6-10||210||1||St. John's||1962 Rnd 1 Pick 6||United States|
|Mel Gibson||G||6-3||180||0||Western Carolina||1963 Rnd 2 Pick 8||United States|
|Darrall Imhoff||C||6-10||220||3||California||1960 Rnd 1 Pick 3||United States|
|Jim King||G||6-2||175||0||Tulsa||1963 Rnd 2 Pick 5||United States|
|Jim Krebs||C||6-8||230||6||Southern Methodist||1957 Rnd 1 Pick 3||United States|
|Rudy LaRusso||FC||6-7||220||4||Dartmouth||1959 Rnd 2 Pick 4||United States|
|Don Nelson||F||6-6||210||1||Iowa||1962 Rnd 3 Pick 1||United States|
|Hub Reed||C||6-9||215||5||Oklahoma City||1958 Rnd 2 Pick 7||United States|
|Frank Selvy||SG||6-3||180||8||Furman||1954 Rnd 1 Pick 1||United States|
|Jerry West||SG||6-2||185||3||West Virginia||1960 Rnd 1 Pick 2||United States|
|Gene Wiley||FC||6-10||210||1||Wichita State||1962 Rnd 2 Pick 8||United States|
1963-1964 L.A. Lakers Depth Chart
|Starters||J. West||D. Barnett||E. Baylor||L. Ellis||R. LaRusso|
|Rotation||F. Selvy||D. Nelson||G. Wiley||J. Krebs|
|Rotation||J. King||H. Reed|
|Lim PT||M. Gibson|
1963-1964 Western Division Standings
|1||San Francisco Warriors||48-32||-|
|2||St. Louis Hawks||46-34||2|
|3||Los Angeles Lakers||42-38||6|
1963-1964 L.A. Lakers Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Elgin Baylor||All-NBA First Team (1964)
|Jerry West||All-NBA First Team (1964)
|Jerry West||Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1964)
|Elgin Baylor||Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1964)
1963-1964 L.A. Lakers Season Stat Leaders
1963-1964 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Elgin Baylor was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1958 NBA Draft by the Minneapolis Lakers. Elgin Baylor signed a multi-year contract with the Minneapolis Lakers on September 1, 1958.
Rudy LaRusso was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 1959 NBA Draft by the Minneapolis Lakers. Rudy LaRusso signed a multi-year contract with the Minneapolis Lakers on September 1, 1959.
Jerry West was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1960 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Jerry West signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 20, 1960. Jerry West re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 1, 1962.
|Acquired via Trade
Dick Barnett was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Syracuse Nationals on September 5, 1962.
Hub Reed was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Cincinnati Royals on September 24, 1963.
Frank Selvy was acquired in a trade by the Minneapolis Lakers from the Syracuse Nationals on December 15, 1959.
|Acquired via Waiver Claim
Don Nelson was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Washington Wizards on September 6, 1963.
1963-1964 Los Angeles Lakers Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Fred Schaus||Head Coach||1960-1961||N/A|
|Lou Mohs||General Manager||1960-1961||N/A|