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Kobe Bryant Says His Philosophy on Winning Different from Mike D’Antoni

33 minutes agoBasketball / NBA : SLAM Online - NBA

Laker Nation breathed a huge sigh of relief when Mike D’Antoni quit his job following a disastrous 2013-’14 campaign. Kobe Bryant essentially shrugged when the news of D’Antoni’s resignation broke, […] The post Kobe Bryant Says His Philosophy on Winning Different from Mike D’Antoni appeared first on SLAMonline.

Kobe Bryant unloads on former coach Mike D'Antoni, again

Bryant minced no words when discussing his former coach at Lakers Media Day, and his comments were just one of the highlights of the day as 25 teams tipped off training camp with their annual media sessions. NBA Media Day has come and gone, and along with all the usual hijinks that take place, there were actually some notable things said. Show More Summary

Who Should Start at Small Forward for Los Angeles Lakers?

To say there’s not a lot of obvious depth at the small forward position for the Los Angeles Lakers is saying just a little. It’s a tale of “ tweeners.” Wesley Johnson is the clearest natural candidate, even if Mike D’Antoni did insist...Show More Summary

Los Angeles Lakers' Post-D'Antoni Fortunes Depend on Defensive Renaissance

These aren't the same Los Angeles Lakers with whom Byron Scott began his playing career in 1983. They aren't even the same Lakers who won a championship in 2010. After replacing Mike D'Antoni as head coach this summer, Scott has immediately...Show More Summary

Magic Johnson Wants the Lakers to Shoot Less Three-Pointers

Mike D’Antoni is no longer around — smile, Magic! – and that gives hope to a very important (and loud) voice in LakerLand. Magic Johnson shares new head coach Byron […] The post Magic Johnson Wants the Lakers to Shoot Less Three-Pointers appeared first on SLAMonline.

Byron Scott will help get Lakers back on track

Can the Lakers rebound from last year's injury-plagued, defenseless travesty of a 27-win season under Mike D'Antoni?

Byron Scott will help get Lakers back on track

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Can the Lakers rebound from last year's injury-plagued, defenseless travesty of a 27-win season under Mike D'Antoni?

First look: Who will be on Lakers Coach Byron Scott's coaching staff

Byron Scott will take over as Lakers coach, replacing Mike D'Antoni who resigned in April, but who will join Scott on his bench?

Predicting Los Angeles Lakers' Opening Night Lineup Under Byron Scott

And just like that, Byron Scott's honeymoon with the Los Angeles Lakers is officially over. True, said honeymoon lasted all of about 3.4 seconds, but that's a lifetime in Laker Land. Hired as Mike D'Antoni's replacement only days ago,...Show More Summary

Byron Scott Says Los Angeles Lakers 'Better Be Ready to Play Some Defense'

Byron Scott is wasting little time in reminding the Los Angeles Lakers there are two sides to every basketball court. The former Laker and 2007-08 Coach of the Year was officially hired Saturday to replace Mike D'Antoni, as per ESPN Los Angeles' Ramona Shelburne. Show More Summary

Reunion Between Kobe Bryant, Byron Scott May Be Exactly What Both Men Need

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Every one of their relationships started out promisingly enough, respectfully enough. Del Harris, Phil Jackson, Rudy Tomjanovich, Mike Brown, Mike D'Antoni. Kobe Bryant was welcoming to all of his coaches, receptive...Show More Summary

Lakers Offer Byron Scott Head Coaching Job

Not sure why this took so long. Mike D’Antoni unceremoniously quit as Lakers coach on April 30, and nearly three full months later, they’ve finally offered someone the job. That someone is Byron Scott, who has been the reported frontrunner for a while now. Even though Kobe is on his way out, he publicly endorsed […]

Fans won't hate Byron Scott on arrival, unlike departed Mike D'Antoni

The Lakers may be close to hiring a head coach, negotiating with Byron Scott to fill the spot left vacant when Mike D'Antoni resigned at the end of April.

Fans won't hate Byron Scott on arrival, unlike departed Mike D'Antoni

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Lakers may be close to hiring a head coach, negotiating with Byron Scott to fill the spot left vacant when Mike D'Antoni resigned at the end of April.

Lakers eventually will get around to hiring a head coach

3 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Now that the Los Angeles Lakers’ pie-in-the-sky plan to land LeBron James and/or Carmelo Anthony has fizzled out, the franchise is moving on to its next task at hand: Finding a new coach to replace Mike D’Antoni, who resigned April 30. According to Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com, Lakers great Byron Scott “has been considered the […]

If Byron Scott Is Right Coach for LA Lakers, What's Taking so Long?

The Los Angeles Lakers seem to know whom they want to fill their coaching vacancy, but figuring out when they want to make that move is another issue. Since Mike D'Antoni resigned from his post in late April, the Lakers have brought in a number of notable names from the coaching carousel. Show More Summary

Gregg Popovich Setting the Standard in Modern Day X's and O's

It's rather difficult to completely overhaul the normative logistics of NBA X's and O's. There are only five players on the court, and only so many ways they can screen and cut. In the early 2000's, Mike D'Antoni somewhat revolutionized...Show More Summary

What Are Los Angeles Lakers Looking for with Their Next Head Coach?

Every summer, the NBA's coaching carousel spins with a certain sense of urgency. The Los Angeles Lakers, who have been without a head coach since Mike D'Antoni vacated his post on April 30, definitely feel that urgency. Fresh off one of the worst seasons in franchise history, L.A. Show More Summary

Lakers Rumors: Latest on Los Angeles' Head Coaching Search

After coming off of a season in which the team recorded the most losses in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers prepared for a big offseason overhaul. Things began when former head coach Mike D'Antoni resigned from his positionShow More Summary

LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony are reportedly holding up Lakers' coaching search

The Lakers haven't hired a coach yet because they don't want to limit possible pursuits of LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony. Mike D'Antoni resigned as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers on April 30, and the Lakers still haven't chosen a replacement. Show More Summary

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