EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Paul Pressey, Jim Eyen and Mark Madsen will be Byron Scott's assistant coaches with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Scott announced his coaching staff for the upcoming season Tuesday.
Pressey was on Scott's staffs in Cleveland and New Orleans. He played 11 NBA seasons with three clubs.
Eyen returns to the Lakers after three seasons as an assistant coach under Pat...
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September 16, 2014
Byron Scott’s coaching staff is beginning to take shape.
According to Mark Medina from the L.A. Daily News, Scott will be retaining the services of Mark Madsen, who joined the Lakers as a developmental coach in 2013, while veteran coach Jim Eyen will also be brought on board.
Eyen has been an NBA assistant coach since the 1980s when he was a part of the Lakers’ staff under Pat...
The whole “injury bug” thing gets pretty hilarious when your assistant coaches have to suit up in order to have ten healthy players to play a game of five-on-five. Seriously, at this point, all you can do is laugh.
According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN Los Angeles, former Lakers player turned assistant coach Mark Madsen actually had to suit up and take part in Sunday’s practice...