Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 11/18/14

NEW ORLEANS - JUNE 29: New Orleans Hornets Head Coach Byron Scott addresses the media at a press conference for Julian Wright, the 13th overall draft pick in the 2007 NBA Draft at the Dreyads YMCA June 29, 2007 in New Orleans, Louisiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the term and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2007 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)
CLEVELAND -- Four days ago, Byron Scott was on the hot seat. At least, that was the skinny on the Internet and all the sports talk radio stations. The Cavaliers had lost 10 straight and looked about as tough as five cuddly kittens when it came to defense and rebounding. But Sunday, the Cavs came from behind to scoot past visiting Orlando by a 91-85 count. It was their second straight victory, their second straight rugged defensive effort, their second straight solid second half. Granted, the Magic stink, but thats really neither here nor there when it comes to Scotts security as Cavs coach. The things folks actually take into account: The Cavs overall record (24-52), what the defense looks like, and mostly, whether young players such as Kyrie Irving, Tristan Thompson and Tyler Zeller are progressing. Scott doesnt deserve all the blame or credit for any of that. But hes gonna get most of both, anyway. That just comes with the job, kids. So is Scott more secure today? Was he r...
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