Best Seats for a Los Angeles Lakers Game
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Apr 03Wed . 07:00 PM
Los Angeles Lakers at Washington WizardsCapital One Arena, Washington, DC
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Feb 25Sun . 03:30 PM
Los Angeles Lakers at Phoenix SunsFootprint Center, Phoenix, AZ
Feb 28Wed . 10:00 PM
Los Angeles Lakers at Los Angeles ClippersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Feb 29Thu . 10:30 PM
Washington Wizards at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 02Sat . 08:30 PM
Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 04Mon . 10:30 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 06Wed . 10:30 PM
Sacramento Kings at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 08Fri . 10:00 PM
Milwaukee Bucks at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 10Sun . 09:30 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 13Wed . 10:00 PM
Los Angeles Lakers at Sacramento KingsGolden 1 Center, Sacramento, CA
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Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles LakersCrypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, CA
With 17 NBA titles under their belt, the Lakers have a rich history of meaningful games. Recall the 2010 Finals, where Kobe Bryant's brilliance outshone the Boston Celtics, or the 2000 Finals where the indomitable Shaquille O'Neal annihilated the opposition. Those historic showdowns are forever etched in NBA lore.
Big games? Yes, plenty. The rivalry with the Celtics is a perennial draw, with tickets often costing double the regular season price. The cross-town games against the Clippers have also been heating up, both teams jockeying for Los Angeles supremacy. Golden State Warriors matchups are highly anticipated too, thanks to the Warriors' recent run of success. These high-stakes games pull in massive crowds, amplifying the arena's already intense atmosphere.
Established in 1947, the Lakers initially played in the Basketball Association of America (BAA) before joining the NBA. They found early success in Minneapolis but truly became a cultural phenomenon when they moved to Los Angeles in 1960. Over the years, they've attracted a constellation of stars—Elgin Baylor, Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West, and more recently, Pau Gasol. The Lakers have been fortunate to pair legends together, like Magic and Kareem, Shaq and Kobe, and now LeBron and Davis.
But what about tickets? Prices vary based on the opponent and the seat location. For standard games, you're looking at a starting price of around $30 for upper-level seats. However, the premier lower-level spots can skyrocket to over $3,000 when marquee matchups are on the schedule. If you're on a budget but still want to get a good view, sections 301 to 334 offer a balanced experience. You won't be courtside, but you'll have a solid vantage point to follow the action.
Luxury suites are another option for the high rollers. These plush, private spaces offer gourmet dining and unparalleled views of the court, but expect to shell out a cool $5,000 or more for the experience. It's not just about watching a game; it's about reveling in an elite form of entertainment.
The Lakers have evolved through various eras, styles, and icons. They've faced formidable opponents from the Spurs to the Pistons and emerged victorious, adding layers to their complex, fascinating narrative. In the Crypto.com Arena, each seat is more than a mere vantage point; it's a portal to history, to rivalries, and to the unique spectacle that is Lakers basketball. So whether you're in the nosebleeds or have scored the best seats in the house, you're part of a legacy that spans decades.