Adrian Wojnarowski of TheVertical is reporting that the Los Angeles Lakers have fired head coach Byron Scott.
The Los Angeles Lakers have fired coach Byron Scott, league sources tell @TheVertical— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) April 25, 2016
Once introduced as a throwback to the glory era of the Lakers franchise, Scott coached the team with a 38-126 record during two seasons including a dismal 17-65 performance this year.
In an article for Yahoo Sports Wojnarowski writes:
Possible candidates to replace Scott could include Golden State assistant Luke Walton, former Rockets and Knicks coach Jeff Van Gundy, UConn coach Kevin Ollie and San Antonio Spurs assistant Ettore Messina.