The Los Angeles Lakers have always been one of the most popular and valuable franchises in all of American professional sports.
Despite some front office issues and the worst on-court stretch in team history, that has not changed in recent seasons.
The 2019-20 NBA season has marked a return to greatness on the court while the off-court brand remains as strong as ever and the valuation shows that. Every year, Forbes ranks the most valuable franchises in all of sports and the Lakers being near the top is nothing new.
Forbes ranked the most valuable franchises in the NBA and the Lakers are in rare company.