Lakers finally confirm hiring of Byron Scott as head coach
complex. Scott told reporters last weekend he had been hired by the Lakers, who have been without a coach since Mike D ' Antoni resigned April 30. Scott is the 25th head coach in the 16-time NBA champions' franchise history. General manager
Pau Gasol leaving Lakers for Bulls
himself in a tug-of-war between his desire to be in the post and the perimeter-oriented schemes of former coach Mike D ' Antoni 's small-ball offense. The back and forth was sometimes played out publicly in the media and ended when Gasol
Reports: Lakers offer head coaching position to Byron Scott
the only team left in the NBA without a head coach and have conducted an exhaustive search to find a replacement for Mike D ’ Antoni , who resigned in April. The list of contenders included Mike Dunleavy, Kurt Rambis, Alvin Gentry and Lionel Hollins
Monday's Sports In Brief
complex. Scott told reporters during the weekend he had been hired by the Lakers, who have been without a coach since Mike D ' Antoni resigned April 30. Scott is the 25th head coach in the 16-time NBA champions' franchise history. Scott is 416
Laettner: D'Antoni a great move for Lakers
Christian Laettner on the Lakers' hiring of Mike D'Antoni .
Spurs' Big 3 handle Lakers
Gregg Popovich and Mike D'Antoni on the Spurs' 91-79 win over the Lakers in Game 1.
Marques: Lakers' surprise pick
Marques Johnson discusses the Lakers choosing Mike D'Antoni as their new head coach.
Lakers reflect on loss of Buss
Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol & Mike D'Antoni remember Jerry Buss.
Spurs topped by Lakers in regular-season finale
look dramatically different next season after finishing with their worst record since moving to Los Angeles. Coach Mike D ' Antoni and Gasol are among those whose futures with the team are in question after the Lakers missed the postseason for just
Chris Kaman helps Lakers surprise Suns 115-99
Angeles build a 61-43 lead at intermission. "Chris can do that. He has talent, and he came ready to play," coach Mike D ' Antoni said. Dragic, who came in with a team-best 20.6 scoring average, got seven of the Suns' first 13 points