EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Brian Shaw, Jesse Mermuys and Mark Madsen will be new coach Luke Walton's assistants with the Los Angeles Lakers. The team formally announced Walton's coaching staff Friday. Shaw will be the Lakers' lead assistant and associate head coach. The former Denver Nuggets head coach returns after winning five championships with the Lakers as a player and an assistant...
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MAD DOG BACK. The Los Angeles Lakers announced the hirings of three assistants for new head coach Luke Walton on Friday morning. After a lot of rumors and speculation, Brian Shaw will officially re-join the Lakers as associate head coach, with former Raptors 905 head coach also joining Luke Walton's staff. The team will additionally retain Mark Madsen as an assistant after he served...
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23 days ago
By now you know that the Lakers beat the Warriors on Sunday in what might just be the biggest upset in the history of professional basketball. There’s never been a game in the NBA where a team with that bad of a record beat a team with that good of a record that deep into a season. How to account for this result that had the same statistical probability of Mark Madsen coming...
Kobe Bryant had his typical Kobe response to the story Tyronn Lue shared with reporters on Tuesday. Lue, who is now the head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, was once teammates with Bryant on the Lakers. Lue recalled a time when he and some other reserves played the starters in a practice game. It was Lue teamed with guys like Devean George, Brian Shaw and Mark Madsen against a...
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 | Discuss
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