"N.B.A. team with a 1980s Showtime era" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 20 Oct 2023

"N.B.A. team with a 1980s Showtime era" NYT crossword answer is:

LALAKERS (8 letters length)

The answer for "N.B.A. team with a 1980s Showtime era" crossword clue is listed above to help you solve the puzzle you are currently working on.

The answer to this New York Times crossword clue is the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers had a dominant run in the 1980s, known as the "Showtime" era, with Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar leading the team to five NBA championships. This period of success was marked by an exciting, fast-paced style of play that earned the Lakers a reputation as one of the most entertaining teams in the league. The Lakers' success in the 1980s cemented their status as one of the most successful franchises in NBA history.

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Olivia Langford is the Senior Editor for NY Crossword Today. Armed with a degree in marketing management, she also has an excellent grasp of business strategies and communication trends. She has served as a consultant for a few companies who were looking to improve their stakeholder management — her efforts have resulted in at least 10% increase in sales as well as 5% increase in positive feedback for those brands. Beyond her accomplishments in the business world, Olivia remains deeply committed to social and environmental causes. Through her advocacy efforts, she has championed issues related to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility. A mother of three kids, Olivia lives in a quaint little house in the Indiana countryside. When not working, she can be found tending to her garden.

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