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Maurice Lucas takes a shot off of Magic Johnson's face in the finals
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Jarzomb, Leo
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 17, 1987 reads, "Magic Johnson discovered that Sonics and Maurice Lucas, who was whistled for foul, wouldn't let Lakers push them around." This was taken during the first game of the Western Conference Finals between the Lakers and the Supersonics. The Lakers won the series, then went on to the NBA Finals, where they defeated the Boston Celtics and won the championship title for the 1986-87 season.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Johnson, Earvin - "Magic Johnson"
Johnson, Earvin,--1959-
Lucas, Maurice,--1952-
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Seattle SuperSonics (Basketball team)
Forum (Inglewood, Calif.)
Basketball players--United States
Inglewood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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