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Los Angeles Lakers: The West Coast Bulls?

Jimmy Butler The Los Angeles Lakers and the Chicago Bulls finished the regular season on opposite ends of the spectrum. The Lakers were destined for the lottery from the start and they ended up near the bottom of the Western Conference and with the number two pick in the NBA Draft. The Bulls, on the other hand, had title aspirations until they were shut down by LeBron James and...
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Lakers will reportedly pursue Tom Thibodeau

Byron Scott still has a year remaining on his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, but that isn’t stopping the team from exploring other options. According to basketball reporter Jordan Schultz, the Lakers are planning to pursue Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau. It is basically a foregone conclusion that Thibodeau will not be coaching...Read More
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Lakers to pursue Tom Thibodeau

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers were not expected to be one of several teams looking for a new head coach this summer after hiring Byron Scott last year. But according to Jordan Schultz of Bleacher Report, the Lakers will pursue Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. Being told that the Lakers will be pursuing Tom Thibodeau. Byron Scott has just the one...
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VIDEO: Byron Scott Gives Sly Wink As Lakers Land Top 3 Pick At Draft Lottery

This is awesome. While many Laker fans were watching the 2015 NBA Draft Lottery at home while going absolutely nuts, the team’s head coach, Byron Scott, was cool and collected in New York City. I mean, this guy has played in some big NBA Finals games over his career, so the draft lottery must have been a piece of cake. Still, even Scott couldn’t hide his excitement after it was...
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Byron Scott compares Julius Randle to Blake Griffin

While a lot went wrong for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2014-15 campaign, the Lakers were particularly unlucky in the player health department. First-round draft pick Julius Randle breaking his leg in the first game of the season was an indication of what was to come for the Lakers.This offseason, though, things could be looking up for the Lakers. With a projected Top-5 draft...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Byron Scott safe with the Los Angeles Lakers?

Byron Scott and Nick Young The Los Angeles Lakers will officially finish up their tumultuous season later this week, but their season has been over for quite a while. It is no secret that the Lakers have been thinking about the offseason for most of the year. That being said, most teams will still try to compete on a nightly basis, even if they are destined for the lottery at the...
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Byron Scott warns Nick Young he may not fit in next year

Byron Scott has been critical of Nick Young throughout the NBA season, and that continued on Saturday when he talked about the injured guard. Young, who missed the beginning of the season with a thumb injury, is expected to be out the rest of the season with a fractured knee. When talking about Young after...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Byron Scott: Opposing players say they want to play for Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the worst teams in the NBA, and the fact that they have Kobe Bryant is no longer helping. Bryant will turn 37 this summer and cannot stay healthy. How is a 19-53 team with an aging superstar planning to attract free agents? According to Lakers coach Byron Scott,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Byron Scott, like Kobe, irritated by Lakers' celebration

It’s safe to say the Los Angeles Lakers won’t be celebrating much the next time they snap a long losing streak. Several members of the Lakers went a bit over the top Sunday night after the team ended a seven-game losing streak with an overtime win over the Boston Celtics. Nick Young, Jordan Hill and Jeremy Lin hammed it up during a postgame interview after erasing the skid...
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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