The Los Angeles Lakers play at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. The LA Lakers arena is a great venue to see a NBA basketball game. While there are no bad seats in the Los Angeles Lakers home NBA court, the best Lakers seats are available in each section. Read about the best Los Angeles Lakers seats at the STAPLES Center and view the STAPLES Center seating chart for a full diagram of available seating locations.
The Los Angeles Lakers STAPLES Center basketball arena has six different seating locations spread over three levels. The best Los Angeles Lakers seats depend on your price range. There are great Lakers seats in the luxury section and great Lakers seats in the cheapest balcony. You have to know which Lakers seats are the best in each section to get the best value from attending a Lakers home game. You can usually get Los Angeles Lakers tickets on the secondary market since the STAPLES Center is always sold out. For the hottest games against the best teams, you may end up paying top dollar so be sure you are buying a great seat for the price. Visit the links throughout this site to discover the best Los Angeles Lakers seats in each section.
The STAPLES Center was built between 1998 and 1999 and both Los Angeles NBA teams and the NHL franchise moved in during the 1999 season. The Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Kings have played at the STAPLES Center continuously since 1999. The arena also hosts the WNBA Los Angeles Sparks and a NBA D-League team called the D-Fenders. The arena also hosts many other entertainment events such as award shows, wrestling matches, rodeos, and all major concerts.
Also see the Los Angeles Lakers Seating Chart for a detailed map of the seats at the Los Angeles Lakers STAPLES Center or view information on Lakers Courtside Seats, Lakers Loge Seats, Lakers Middle Seats, Lakers Premier Seats, Lakers Suite Seats, or Lakers Upper Seats.
The arena is nearly one million square feet of total space. The floor measures nearly one hundred by two hundred feet and can be easily converted from basketball to hockey to concerts. The home of the Lakers is one hundred fifty feet tall and seats up to 19,079 fans for basketball. More than 11,000 seats are in the lower bowl while only the cheaper balcony seats are located in the upper bowl section. STAPLES Center has statues of LA legends Wayne Gretzky, Magic Johnson, Oscar De La Hoya, and Chick Hearn outside the arena on the walkways and entrances.
STAPLES Center: Home of the Los Angeles Lakers
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