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Lakers Rumors: Team interviewed George Karl; may reach out to Larry Brown, Scott Skiles

You thought the Lakers’ list of coaching candidates was long? Well, it just got longer. According to Marc Stein and Ramona Shelburne from ESPN, the Lakers have already interviewed George Karl and are now discussing the possibility of reaching out to Larry Brown and Scott Skiles. Karl’s name first came up weeks ago, and seeing as he was roommates at North Carolina with Lakers...
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers will reach out to Larry Brown, Scott Skiles

The Los Angeles Lakers plan on reaching out to Larry Brown and Scott Skiles to discuss their head coaching vacancy, according to ESPN. The Lakers have already interviewed Byron Scott, Alvin Gentry, Lionel Hollins and Mike Dunleavy. They have also been linked to George Karl and Derek Fisher. Mitch Kupchak... The post Lakers Will Reach Out To Larry Brown & Scott Skiles appeared...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bucks, Skiles part ways

After four seasons, one playoff appearance, and a 162-182 record, head coach Scott Skiles and the Milwaukee Bucks have parted ways.

Via Players View
January 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Skiles accepts responsibility for early end

ST. FRANCIS, Wisc. Just 12 hours or so after the Milwaukee Bucks' season had ended -- one coaches and players alike described most often with one word: "disappointing" -- Bucks coach Scott Skiles stood on the court of the team's practice facility, responding to questions about what to expect of his team next season and whether he'd even be there to see it....
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Skiles frustrated by close call vs. lowly Bobcats

MILWAUKEE Even with a win, Bucks coach Scott Skiles did not leave the arena Friday night in good spirits. With the league's worst team -- the 7-46 Charlotte Bobcats -- in Milwaukee, the Bucks were losing with less than four minutes remaining. Though a 12-6 run the rest of the way gave Skiles' group a much-needed win as they chase the Eastern Conference's final playoff...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Skiles wants Bucks to show 'will' on defense

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. Since Milwaukee Bucks coach Scott Skiles arrived in Milwaukee three-plus seasons ago, he has said that if his team's offense can consistently score in the mid- to upper 90s, his team will be in good shape. This assumes, of course, that Skiles' perennially stifling defense is playing up to its usual standards. Unfortunately for the Bucks, that hasn'...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Bucks coach gets tossed intentionally

Milwaukee Bucks coach Scott Skiles says he got ejected from his team's game against the Cavs on purpose. Stephen Jackson says it sparked the team's overtime win.

Via Crossover Chronicles
February 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Bucks putting the clamps down defensively

As much as the Bucks have struggled this season, especially in the second half, there is reason for optimism as the team continues its west coast road trip tonight against the Los Angeles Clippers.Once again, head coach Scott Skiles' team is among the league's best defensive squads. The Bucks are second in turnovers forced (19.2 per game), third in opponents' field goal...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Skiles: We just didn't play well enough to win

In opening a stretch of five games in seven days against Western Conference opponents, the Milwaukee Bucks were hoping to build off the momentum of two consecutive victories by taking advantage of a Denver squad playing its third game in as many nights. Unfortunately, another bad quarter doomed the Bucks, who fell to the Nuggets 91-86 Monday night in Denver. Unlike in the previous...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Skiles expects improvement vs. Timberwolves

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. As the Milwaukee Bucks prepare for their second and final exhibition game, Wednesday night against Minnesota at the Bradley Center, head coach Scott Skiles isn't quite sure what to expect from his team. The Bucks and Timberwolves faced off last Saturday at the Target Center in Minneapolis in the exhibition opener. Minnesota rallied from a 10-point deficit...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss
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