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High-flying Magic Johnson
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Mendoza, Javier
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 24, 1988 reads, "Magic Johnson drives between Dallas' Detlef Schlempf, left, and Sam Perkins in lakers' win in opener of Western Division finals at the Forum. Game 2 is tomorrow." The Lakers won the Western Conference Finals, went on to the NBA Finals against the Detroit Pistons, and won the 1987-88 season championship title.
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 27 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Johnson, Earvin - "Magic Johnson"
Johnson, Earvin,--1959-
Perkins, Sam,--1961-
Schlempf, Detlef
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Dallas Mavericks (Basketball team)
Forum (Inglewood, Calif.)
Basketball players--United States
Inglewood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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