After sitting out numerous games due to a swollen left knee, Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Nick Young found free time to change up his hairstyle. Young showed up to the team’s practice on Wednesday to debut his new do.
According to Lakers Nation reporter Serena Winters, Byron Scott said Young’s new hair looks like worms after practice:
Byron Scott just said it looks like Nick Young has "worms" in his hair. Said he laughed at him the second he saw him pic.twitter.com/ofjlntr43c
— Serena Winters (@SerenaWinters) March 18, 2015
Young responded to Scott’s comments with a joke when discussing his new hairstyle according to Los Angeles Daily News’ Mark Medina:
Nick Young joked Byron Scott didn't like his haircut because he's bald
— Mark Medina (@MarkG_Medina) March 18, 2015
Young has missed 11 consecutive games and has recently had a CT scan to examine the injury. However, there is still no official word of improvement and when Young will return back on court.
The Lakers face the Utah Jazz Thursday night, who are on a six-game winning streak. With the purple and gold out of playoff contention, the Lakers look to develop their young prospects during the final stretch.
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