The Lakers fired Scott Sunday, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. In two seasons, Scott compiled a 38-126 record. The Lakers were 17-65 this season. Scott was fired by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2013.
The 55-year-old played shooting guard for the Lakers from 1983 to 1992. Scott's best season as a coach came in 2007, when the New Orleans Hornets finished 56-26.
His New Jersey Nets teams were eastern conference champions in 2000 and 2001.
The Los Angeles Lakers have fired coach Byron Scott, league sources tell @TheVertical— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) April 25, 2016