Byron Scott Announces Five Coaches On His Staff

UPDATE (September 16, 3:54 PM): The Los Angeles Lakers have officially announced their entire coaching staff according to the Los Angeles Times’ Eric Pincus:

[divide]

Byron Scott had been saying that his coaching staff would be finalized soon, but while names had been rumored, very little had been finalized.

— Have You Seen These LIMITED EDITION “Can’t Handle Randle” T-Shirts? —

That has now changed as Mark Medina of the LA Daily News reports that Scott has named his staff:

That one spot could go to Igor Kokoshov, who Scott confirmed he has interest in bringing on the staff:

For Madsen, this is something of a promotion as he served as a player development coach last season under Mike D’Antoni. Lewis is also a holdover from the previous coaching staff.

Eyen has tons of NBA experience and Scott, Byron’s son, and Pressey have both been on Scott’s staff during his previous stops in New Orleans and Cleveland. They should both have a great idea of what Scott expects from his players and be able to implement his style.

— Lakers Nation BLOWOUT SALE! Shirts Start At $12.50 + Free Shipping! Use Code: REDEMPTION —

Adding Kokoskov to this group would give the Lakers a wide range of coaches with experience in different areas of the basketball world. With Scott getting this done, all that is left is for the coaches and players to come together for training camp and get the season started.

[divide]

Interview: Lakers Coach Byron Scott Talks Nick Young, Kobe, Defense


Please enable Javascript to watch this video

You May Also Like

Lakers News: Dwight Howard Hoping to Play in Pre-Season

Remember when Dwight Howard was going to be out until January? Now,…

Dodgers Closer Kenley Jansen: Lakers Future Is ‘Looking Bright’

After being selected second overall on by the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night, Lonzo Ball had more business to attend to on Friday…

Lakers Injury Updates: LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Dennis Schroder Potentially Returning To Lineup

For months, the Los Angeles Lakers have desperately been trying to get healthy. It started with Anthony Davis suffering…

Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles ‘Not Overly Interested’ In Trade Before Deadline

With the NBA season a little under the halfway mark, the trade rumors are beginning to heat up before the NBA trade deadline on Feb. 23…