Originally Posted by Showtime
I just added a link from the NBA's official laker page where it states the name originates from the state's motto, not some dumbass fansite's idea of a cargo ship. STFU
If the Lakers were named after Lakes then where did the "R" come from? It's Laker
s not Lakes. And you think the official laker page is more reliable than a fan site? Please. Everything on the "official" laker page is put on there by outsourced data-entry web guys in India.