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Title
Magic Johnson about to score during the 1984-85 season finals
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Ruebsamen, James
Date Created and/or Issued
1985
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph also used for an article dated April 15, 1986.
Photograph caption dated June 7, 1985 reads, "Magic Johnson on arch rival Larry Bird: he can play. and so can I.'" Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (background) of the Lakers are seen at the hoop with Larry Bird (33) and Robert Parish (00) of the Boston Celtics. This scene is from game 5 of 6 of the NBA finals, where the Lakers won the championship title against the Boston Celtics for the 1984-85 season.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 23 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00084575
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Johnson, Earvin - "Magic Johnson"
CARL0002886947
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/26300
Subject
Johnson, Earvin,--1959-
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem,--1947-
Bird, Larry,--1956-
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Boston Celtics (Basketball team)
Forum (Inglewood, Calif.)
Basketball players--United States
Inglewood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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