Who Won the 2009 NBA Championship?

Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers win 2009 NBA Finals
Date: 
Jun 14, 2009
Score: 
4-1
Site: 
Amway Arena - Orlando, FL
Runner Up: 
Orlando Magic

The Los Angeles Lakers, behind Finals MVP Kobe Bryant, returned to the top when they defeated the Orlando Magic 4 games to 1. It was the 15th championship for the Lakers franchise.

Bryant averaged 32.4 points and 7.4 assists in the finals.

Los Angeles Lakers 4
Orlando Magic 1

GameDateScoreSiteHigh Scorer
GAME 1Jun 4Los Angeles 100, Orlando 75Staples Center, Los AngelesKobe Bryant (40)
GAME 2Jun 7Los Angeles 101, Orlando 96 (OT)Staples Center, Los AngelesRashard Lewis (34)
GAME 3Jun 9Orlando 108, Los Angeles 104Amway Arena, OrlandoKobe Bryant (31)
GAME 4Jun 11Los Angeles 99, Orlando 91Amway Arena, OrlandoKobe Bryant (32)
GAME 5Jun 14Los Angeles 99, Orlando 86Amway Arena, OrlandoKobe Bryant (30)

2009 NBA Playoffs

1 Los Angeles Lakers4   
8 Utah Jazz1Los Angeles Lakers4  
  Los Angeles Lakers4 
4 Portland Trail Blazers2Houston Rockets3  
5 Houston Rockets4   
   Los Angeles Lakers4
2 Denver Nuggets4   
7 New Orleans Hornets1Denver Nuggets4  
  Denver Nuggets2 
3 San Antonio Spurs1Dallas Mavericks1  
6 Dallas Mavericks4   
  LOS ANGELES LAKERS
2008-09 NBA Champion
1 Cleveland Cavaliers4   
8 Detroit Pistons0Cleveland Cavaliers4  
  Cleveland Cavaliers2 
4 Atlanta Hawks4Atlanta Hawks0  
5 Miami Heat3   
   Orlando Magic1
2 Boston Celtics4   
7 Chicago Bulls3Boston Celtics3  
  Orlando Magic4 
3 Orlando Magic4Orlando Magic4  
6 Philadelphia 76ers2