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On this Date 1981 - Robert McAdoo Joins Lakers

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 12/24/21, 5:00AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired the rights to Robert McAdoo...

December 24, 1981 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired the rights to Robert McAdoo from the New Jersey Nets.  McAdoo, who played a year at the University of North Carolina for Dean Smith, went on to win two NBA championships with the Lakers, part of a 14-year NBA career during which he recorded a 22.1 points per game scoring average. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1993.

Robert McAdoo - NCSHOF