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Lakers hire Byron Scott

The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to terms with Byron Scott as their new head coach. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne first reported the deal, which is a four-year, $17 million contract for Scott. Lakers have agreed to terms with Byron Scott to be their next head coach — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) July 27, 2014 Lakers deal […]
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Lakers hire Byron Scott as coach

In a less-than-surprising move, the Los Angeles Lakers have hired Byron Scott to be their new head coach. As the only remaining NBA team without a coach, the Lakers were facing scrutiny to get something done. With Scott now on board, they can move on to their offseason program and start to implement his philosophy on the court.  Lakers have agreed to terms with Byron Scott to be...
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Lakers Rumors: Byron Scott believes Jordan Hill was “underutilized” by Mike D’Antoni

Even though Jordan Hill played a career-high in minutes (20.8) and games (72) last season, the big man wanted more, and rightly so. Hill, along with other big men on the team, became frustrated at times throughout last season due to Mike D’Antoni’s coaching style and management skills. However, with D’Antoni’s departure, Hill decided to stay in Los Angeles and re-signed on...
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Byron Scott is absolutely the right choice for the Lakers

Multiple reports have come out that Byron Scott has been offered the Lakers head coaching job and that the two sides are in negotiations regarding the terms of the contract.The general feeling among a surprising amount of the public and media is that Scott is at worst a bad selection, and at best, a safe but uninspired choice. Even some of Scott’s proponents have offered only qualified...
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Los Angeles Lakers: Byron Scott Signing Grade

Los Angeles Lakers: Byron Scott Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. There really is no problem with this hiring, as Scott is a strong veteran coach who should be a nice fit for them, however there are 2 problems; 1, why wait for weeks to hire a coach, when it was assumed that he was the favorite and 2, can he win the Lakers a title? I will answer each of...
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Lakers News: Lakers offer Byron Scott head coaching job, negotiations have begun

The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly offered Byron Scott a head coaching offer, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard.Sources: The Los Angeles Lakers have offered Byron Scott their head coaching job. The two sides are now in negotiations.— Chris Broussard (@Chris_Broussard) July 25, 2014The two sides have started the negotiation phase of the head coach hiring process. The...
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Report: Lakers target next head coach

It appears as if the Los Angeles Lakers have found their next head coach. Or are at least in the process of landing Byron Scott for the vacant job. Sources: Lakers offer head coaching job to Byron Scott (via @Chris_Broussard). — NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) July 25, 2014 Scott played 11 seasons for the Los Angeles Lakers, between 1983...
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Report: Lakers offer Byron Scott head coaching job

In what cannot be considered too much of a surprise, the Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly offered Byron Scott their head coaching job. He has been the favorite to land in Southern California since Derek Fisher took the New York Knicks job.  The two sides are reportedly in contract discussions right now. Sources: The Los Angeles Lakers have offered Byron Scott their head coaching...
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Byron Scott’s Confidential Lakers Interview Questionnaire Has Been Leaked

The Los Angeles Lakers still don’t have a head coach.  It’s now been 3 months since their schedule mercifully came to a close and there is still no head-man to lead the legendary purple and gold franchise for the upcoming season.  There’ve been potential hires.  There’s been rumors of big names cashing fat checks and [&hellip (Visited 2 times, 2 visits today) The post...
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Lakers Rumors: Team to meet with Byron Scott for third time on Wednesday The Los Angeles Lakers’ coaching search will be coming to an end soon. Probably. Byron Scott will have his third meeting with the Lakers on Wednesday, according to Ramona Shelburne from ESPN Los Angeles, though the team will not enter contractual negotiations with Scott during the meeting, per Mark Medina from the L.A. Daily News. Instead, Scott and the Lakers will...
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