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Lakers’ Head Coach Byron Scott Discusses Special Veterans Event

Los Angeles Lakers’ head coach Byron Scott stopped by CBS2 News This Morning Friday to talk about a special veterans event.

05/22/2015

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Lakers Fall To NBA’s Worst New York Knicks

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Andrea Bargnani added 16 and the New York Knicks snapped their five-game losing streak with just their fifth road victory of the season, 101-94 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

03/12/2015

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Longtime ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies At 49

Longtime sports anchor Stuart Scott lost his battle with cancer on Sunday at the age of 49-years-old.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/04/2015

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Kobe(Flu) Sits Out Practice, But Expected To Play Sunday; Young Goes Through Full Day Of Practice

The morning after the game, the team announced Bryant was indeed sick with the flu. Bryant also sat out practice and even missed his charity event at Exposition Park.

11/15/2014

Markieff Morris #11 of the Phoenix Suns dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers at STAPLES Center on November 04, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phoenix Suns Beat Lakers, 112-106, Despite Bryant’s 39 Points

Gerald Green scored 26 points off the bench, Markieff Morris had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns overcame Kobe Bryant’s 39-point performance to keep the Los Angeles Lakers winless with a 112-106 victory on Tuesday night.

11/04/2014

Los Angeles Clippers v Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Make It Close, But Still Lose To Clippers, 118-111

Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 victory over the winless Lakers in the first meeting of the season between the Staples Center co-tenants.

10/31/2014

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Lakers Move On With Without Steve Nash

When the Lakers traded four draft picks to sign Steve Nash, his new teammates couldn’t wait to talk about what might happen when Nash began distributing the ball to the likes of Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol.

10/24/2014

Shavlik Randolph #43 of the Phoenix Suns attempts a shot during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers on October 21, 2014 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phoenix Survives Lakers In Overtime, 114-108

Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points including the buzzer-beater at the end of regulation and Gerald Green made 10 of his 21 points in overtime as the Suns topped the Lakers 114-108 in Tuesday’s preseason game.

10/21/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers stands on the court during a game against the Utah Jazz at STAPLES Center on October 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit:  Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant Knows Lakers Face Uncertain Season

Byron Scott realizes he got his dream coaching job at a time when the Los Angeles Lakers are much closer to their absolute worst than their hallowed best.

10/21/2014

Golden State Warriors v Los Angeles Lakers

Bryant Scores 15 As Lakers Fall To Warriors, 120-105, In Return To Staples

Klay Thompson scored 25 points and backcourt-mate Stephen Curry added 20, leading the Golden State Warriors to a 120-105 preseason victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

10/09/2014

Los Angeles Lakers takes quastions on media day in El Segundo, California on September 29, 2014. The Los Angeles Lakers will open their season on October 29 against the Houston Rockets. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bryant Feels Healthy For 19th Season With Lakers

After the longest offseason of his career, Kobe Bryant pulled on his familiar gold jersey Monday and went back to work with the Los Angeles Lakers, quietly believing his 19th NBA season will be better than almost anybody expects.

09/29/2014

Byron Scott, new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, speaks to the media during a press conference on July 29, 2014 at Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, California. (credit: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers’ Byron Scott Hires Son As Development Coach, Announces Staff For 2014-15 Season

Paul Pressey, Jim Eyen and Mark Madsen will be Byron Scott’s assistant coaches with the Los Angeles Lakers.

09/16/2014

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Byron Scott Targeting Robert Horry As Lakers Assistant Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers could very soon have “Big-Shot Rob” back on the bench, assisting new head coach Byron Scott, who was formally introduced Tuesday as the new Lakers head coach.

07/30/2014

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Byron Scott Introduced As New Lakers Head Coach, Inglewood Residents Elated

Former Laker Byron Scott was officially introduced Tuesday as the new head coach of the Purple and Gold.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2014

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Lakers Reportedly Confirm Byron Scott As New Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers have finally confirmed the signing of Byron Scott as their new head coach, according to the Los Angeles Times.

07/28/2014

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