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Magic Johnson going for a hook
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 17, 1989 reads, "Magic Johnson, who collected his eighth triple-double of the season, launches a hook." Here, the Lakers are playing the Houston Rockets. Lakers' Mychal Thompson (left), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (background), and Magic Johnson are below the net with Rockets' Otis Thorpe (foreground) and Mike Woodson. The Lakers defeated the Rockets, 124-113.
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Johnson, Earvin - "Magic Johnson"
Johnson, Earvin,--1959-
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem,--1947-
Thompson, Mychal
Thorpe, Otis
Woodson, Michael D
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Houston Rockets (Basketball team)
Forum (Inglewood, Calif.)
Basketball players--United States
Basketball--United States
Inglewood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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