1. Byron Scott Says He Doesn't Have Relationship with Lakers Guard D'Angelo Russell

    Anyone paying attention to the Los Angeles Lakers last year could tell things were icy between head coach Byron Scott and rookie D'Angelo Russell...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 87,899 reads 109 comments

  2. Byron Scott on NBA Head Coaching: 'Loyalty Is Not What It Used to Be'

    Life as an NBA head coach is always spent dangling over the edge. Except for a precious few who are exempt from a sudden ax, the position comes with virtually no job security...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 7 months ago 32,404 reads 105 comments

  3. Byron Scott Fired by Lakers: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers   announced they have fired head coach Byron Scott on Sunday following the team's third consecutive season of missing the playoffs. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical initially reported the news, citing sources...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 123,363 reads 451 comments

  4. Byron Scott Comments on Future with Lakers, Fan Criticism and More

    With the confetti now settled following Kobe Bryant 's final game, Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott must look to the future and his place with the franchise after posting a 38-126 record over the last two seasons...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 16,020 reads 147 comments

  5. Rounding Up the Reasons Los Angeles Lakers Should Fire Byron Scott

    Byron Scott’s second season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers was even worse than the first, when they set a franchise record with 61 losses...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 8 months ago 33,726 reads 108 comments

  6. Byron Scott Comments on Lakers' Struggles in Kobe Bryant's Final Games

    The Los Angeles Lakers are limping to the finish to close the 2015-16 NBA regular season, which doesn't sit well with head coach Byron Scott given the fact it has coincided with Kobe Bryant 's last season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 17,613 reads 111 comments

  7. DeMarcus Cousins-George Karl Pairing Isn't the Only Doomed NBA Partnership

    DeMarcus Cousins and George Karl started out atop a slippery slope. There were warning sirens blaring before the two even officially joined forces as respective superstar ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 14,946 reads 41 comments

  8. Byron Scott Comments on Lakers' Goals for Rest of Season, Larry Nance Jr.

    The Los Angeles Lakers are 11-48 and in last place in the Western Conference. They've lost seven in a row, and there have been issues between head coach Byron Scott and some of the younger players on the team...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 9 months ago 14,005 reads 75 comments

  9. Byron Scott Comments on Approach to Coaching Young Lakers Players

    Byron Scott is in a paradox of sorts, trying to balance the line as he coaches Kobe Bryant in his final season as well as a slew of young Los Angeles Lakers talent who will play a pivotal part in the franchise’s future...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 10 months ago 1,352 reads 0 comments

  10. Byron Scott Fired by Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott 's tenure with the Lakers has ended after a woeful 2015-16 campaign. The Lakers announced they fired Scott on Sunday. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical initially reported the news...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 74,442 reads 245 comments

  11. Like David Blatt, Lakers Head Coach Byron Scott Was Doomed from the Start

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers have the second-worst record in the league, own the NBA ’s worst defense since Dec...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 67,051 reads 128 comments

  12. Byron Scott Comments on D'Angelo Russell's Confidence, Recent Performance

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott is not afraid to call out his younger players if he feels like it will help them in the long run...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 10 months ago 11,951 reads 55 comments

  13. 5 NBA Coaches with Jobs at Stake in 2nd Half of 2015-16 Season

    The Cleveland Cavaliers' shocking dismissal of David Blatt on Jan. 22 reinforced two truisms about the coaching carousel in today's NBA : No coach is safe, and no job is secure—unless ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 months ago 49,733 reads 140 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Told Byron Scott About Retirement During Game vs. Trail Blazers

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott said Friday that Kobe Bryant informed him of his decision to retire at season's end in the middle of a recent loss to the Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 year ago 40,866 reads 78 comments