facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Report: Lakers hiring Scott as head coach

July 26, 2014 at 11:34 PM   |   Comments

Byron Scott will reportedly be the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.

The former Lakers star has agreed to a four-year, $17 million deal to replace Mike D'Antoni in Los Angeles, ESPN.com reported Saturday evening.

Scott was fired in April 2013 at the end of his third season as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers.

He has also coached the Nets and Hornets since a 14-year playing career that included three NBA title runs with the Lakers in the 1980s.

D'Antoni resigned as Lakers coach in April after one of the worst seasons in franchise history and less than 18 months after he was brought in to replace Mike Brown early in the 2012-13 season.

[SportsNetwork.com]

Most Popular
1
San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years
2
Warriors beat Kings in Kerr's head coaching debut
3
Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut
4
Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke
5
Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback