Originally posted on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 12/14/11
When Byron Scott arrived in Cleveland last summer, he was very quick to get his fingerprints on his new team.  A complex, higher-paced offense, and a man-to-man defense that stresses accountability were just two facets of the game that were installed early on.  Unfortunately for Scott and the 2010-11 Cavaliers, the schemes were not picked up as quickly as both parties would have hoped and the coach was forced to scrap his plans and revert back to a culture that was not only less intense, but one which the team had been familiar with through their years under Mike Brown. This time around, with a team that is even younger than the one he had under his watch last season, Scott is easing his way into the season. Not only has Camp Scott – the notorious vomit-inducing set of conditioning drills set to get his team in top-tier shape - been subdued this time around due to the extended offseason and shortened training camp, but Scott’s “Princeton” offense has yet to see the light of day and ...
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