First air date
March 6, 2022
Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty serves up a new basketball drama series. It chronicles the key characters who cemented Laker stardom between 1979 and 1980. During this time, one of basketball's most iconic figures led the team to an NBA championship.
The sports drama fuels the fascination of fans who get excited by fast breaks and no-look passes. It also covers the challenges faced by the figures that made this era happen. These individuals include everyone from coaches to players to the front office.
As you watch the sports drama, you'll travel back to the 80s with grainy footage reminiscent of the era. More importantly, the story touches on powerful themes of the time, such as racial discrimination, the underside of the sports industry, and the personal demons of the most influential people in basketball at the time.