Lakers 1982 Championship Season Recap
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On this day in history, June 8th 1982, the LA Lakers, behind a triple double (13/13/13) from Magic Johnson and 27 from Jamaal Wilkes, beat Dr J and the 76ers 114-110 in game 6 of the Finals to win the NBA championship.
Here’s a great recap video of the 1981/82 Championship Season of the LA Lakers hosted by the legendary Chick Hearn.