Backstage: Lakers

Backstage: Lakers

2014 - 2018, Basketball, Other
Backstage: Lakers tells the story of the Los Angeles Lakers season with unprecedented behind-the scenes access and provides a unique view of the purple and gold on and off the court.

Episode Guide

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 16 (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Week 16

    A look back at the best 2016 moments of Backstage: Lakers, starting with Kobe's unforgettable farewell, the team drafting rookie Brandon Ingram and highlights from the current 2016-17 season.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 15 (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Week 15

    A look at life on the road with Metta World Peace, who prepares and cooks healthy food in his hotel room. Laker legend Shaquille O'Neal has his jersey retired in Miami during halftime of the Lakers-Heat game.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 14 (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Week 14

    Before they embark on their longest road trip of the season, the Lakers host their annual holiday party for all players, coaches and team executives.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 13 (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Week 13

    Watch as the Lakers rack up wins in Philadelphia and Charlotte on the first half of their Eastern Conference road trip, meet special Laker fans at the different arenas, and hit the movies in their down time.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 12 (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Week 12

    Lakers legend James Worthy gives the surprise of a lifetime to a local basketball coach, and Kobe Bryant drops by the new practice facility to reunite with an old friend.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 10 (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Week 10

    To kick off the holiday season, the players serve up a turkey dinner before celebrating turkey day at home. Later, Josh Hart celebrates his hometown high school reunion in the nation's capital.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 9 (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Week 9

    After a 15-year-old note travels thousands of miles to its proper reader, a U.S. soldier gets her wish: a reunion of a lifetime with Larry Nance Jr. Plus, the Lakers enjoy a thrilling night out in an escape room, and Lonzo Ball makes history.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 6 (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Week 6

    This week, see the story behind the Lakers exciting new UCLA Health Practice Facility from conception to completion, and watch it transform into one of the signature athletic training centers in all of sports.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 5 (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Week 5

    This week, absorb all the sights and sounds from Lakers opening night, including a ride to the game with rookie Kyle Kuzma and life in the Ball family suite as they witness Lonzo's first NBA game.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 1 (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Week 1

    Watch the evolution of the Lakers with an all-access look at Lonzo Ball, from his draft workouts to his lottery selection in New York, from his trip on the Lakers private jet to his arrival at the new UCLA Health Training Center for the first time.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 24 (Episode 161)
    Episode 161:

    Week 24

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 23 (Episode 160)
    Episode 160:

    Week 23

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 22 (Episode 159)
    Episode 159:

    Week 22

    STAPLES Center and all of Downtown Los Angeles prepares to host NBA All-Star Weekend, in which the rising Lakers stars take center stage.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 21 (Episode 158)
    Episode 158:

    Week 21

    The Lakers take advantage of a rare day off in New York to see Broadway's hottest musical, Hamilton. Later, the team returns home to take the stage for a VIP party in front of their faithful fans.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 20 (Episode 157)
    Episode 157:

    Week 20

    A look back at the heroic actions of extraordinary Lakers fans, now getting the Hollywood treatment. And a look forward at the franchise, through the eyes of Lakers ownership.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 11 (Episode 147)
    Episode 147:

    Week 11

    Experience a college reunion with Kyle Kuzma on a recent road trip, the player NBA insiders are calling the steal of the draft. Plus, meet Gunnar Peterson, personal trainer to celebrities such as Kim and Khloe Kardashian.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 2 (Episode 140)
    Episode 140:

    Week 2

    The 2017-18 Lakers come together as a team for the very first time as training camp begins. Be with the players moments before the annual tradition of Media Day, as well as at their team dinner later that night.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 8 (Episode 103)
    Episode 103:

    Week 8

    This week, follow Larry Nance through the fanciful streets of Disneyland, relive the moment in the Lakers war room when Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson selected Josh Hart, and join Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as he fights against cancer.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Kobe Bryant (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    Kobe Bryant

    All of the best moments of Kobe Bryant behind the scenes on "Backstage: Lakers," including being inundated by fans a trip to China and sound bites while he's on the court.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 18 (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Week 18

    An all-access pass to the Lakers' home victory against the Orlando Magic. Plus, a profile of the relationship between Lakers forward Ed Davis and his father Terry, who played in the NBA for 10 seasons.

  • Backstage: Lakers - Week 17 (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Week 17

    Backstage cameras follow Tarik Black during his first Lakers practice and spend time with Ryan Kelly as he returns from injury. Plus, a behind-the-scenes look as the team's coaching staff prepares for the Trail Blazers game.