On Friday, it was reported the Los Angeles Lakers offered their head coaching position to Byron Scott with both parties currently in contract negotiations. Scott has long been held as the leading candidate to be offered the position due to his relationship with Kobe Bryant and his previous coaching experience.
In other news, Carlos Boozer was officially introduced as a part of the Lakers in a press conference today. The Lakers acquired Boozer by becoming the highest bidder at his amnesty auction.
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