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Arizona Republic

Mike D'Antoni agrees to coach Houston Rockets

D'Antoni has been a head coach for the Lakers, Knicks, Suns and Nuggets.         

Rip City Project

Report: Blazers Nate Tibbetts Interviewing With Warriors

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, Portland Trail Blazers assistant coach Nate Tibbetts is set to interview with the Golden State Warriors for their vacant ‘Top Assistant Coach.’ This position has been vacant for a couple weeks now as Luke Walton will be moving on to coach the Los Angeles Lakers.  Earlier this off […] Report: Blazers Nate Tibbetts Interviewing With Warriors - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Orange County Register

Brian Shaw near deal to return to Lakers as team's top assistant coach

Brian Shaw is nearing a deal that will bring him back to Los Angeles as the Lakers’ lead assistant coach, this time on Luke Walton’s staff. Multiple sources confirmed to the Southern California News Group that a reunion between the sides is...

Orange County Register

New Lakers coach Luke Walton remains focused on his duties as Warriors assistant coach

OAKLAND – Luke Walton stood on the outer edge of the huddle, bending his 6-foot-8 frame to listen as Steve Kerr gave the Golden State Warriors their final pregame instructions. Before Kerr finished, Walton peeled off from the group, and wandered...

Orange County Register

Brian Shaw considering offer to join Luke Walton's Lakers coaching staff

OAKLAND – Brian Shaw has been offered a spot on Luke Walton’s Lakers coaching staff, but the former Phil Jackson lieutenant and Denver head coach said he is still weighing his next move. “I have some decisions to make fairly shortly,” Shaw...

Orange County Register

Young Lakers excited to get to work under Coach Luke Walton

The mere presence Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson provided Friday made several kids smile. Randle visited Grand View Boulevard Elementary in Mar Vista where he spent time on arts and crafts, painting, playing music and shooting a basketball....

Orange County Register

Former Lakers coach Byron Scott says he wished he played his veteran players more minutes

The past week gave Byron Scott plenty of time to reflect over losing a dream job he will forever cherish. He believed he would bring the Lakers back to championship glory after experiencing that three times wearing a purple and gold uniform. But as...

Orange County Register

GM Mitch Kupchak says Lakers canceled rest of coaching interviews after meeting with Luke Walton

EL SEGUNDO – The Lakers’ new coach is on board, a person so familiar to the organization that when, during his interview, Luke Walton handed Mitch Kupchak a packet with the top page bearing his face and name, Kupchak asked, “Really, Luke?”...

Lakers Now | Los Angeles Times

Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak talks about hiring Luke Walton as new coach

Mitch Kupchak eased his way down from his general manager’s office with the Lakers on Friday and paused before saying: “We’re having a press conference and no coach,” said Kupckak, shaking his head, smiling. Kupchak then slowly walked to his seat at a table set up with a slew of microphones on...

Orange County Register

Lakers see next head coach, Luke Walton, as 'good bet'

EL SEGUNDO – Luke Walton will become the youngest head coach in the NBA when he assumes the reins after the Golden State Warriors season ends, but General Manager Mitch Kupchak said the former Lakers forward is a “good bet going forward.”...

Oakland Tribune

Luke Walton reportedly gets 5 years, $25 million from Lakers

Golden State Warriors assistant Luke Walton reportedly gets a 5-year, $25 million contract to coach the Los Angeles Lakers.

San Francisco Chronicle

Warriors’ Festus Ezeli in line for ‘big money’ contract

Draymond Green said backup center Festus Ezeli is going to make “big money” this summer, because Ezeli wouldn’t say it for himself after he sparked the Warriors to Tuesday night’s victory over Portland. Ezeli will become a restricted free agent in the summer, meaning the Warriors can match any offer sheet he gets from an opposing team. The Sporting News reported Thursday that several NBA executives said Ezeli could command a contract worth $50 million over three years. Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton, of course, was named head coach of the Lakers last week and will assume his...

Oakland Tribune

Lakers' Jim Buss praises Luke Walton's ability to handle Warriors' interim situation

Los Angeles Lakers part owner Jim Buss says Warriors' assistant -- and soon to be Lakers head coach -- Luke Walton handled the pressure beautifully while stepping in for Steve Kerr.

Byron Scott Got Caught In Fandom Of Kobe Bryant Vs. LeBron James

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott admits even he was a fan at times watching Kobe Bryant vs LeBron James matchup for the final time, but he doesn't consider it a rivalry. Join the Largest Lakers Fan Site in the World!

Byron Scott On 'Tough Love' Approach, Final Kobe Vs. LeBron Matchup

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott evaluating D'Angelo Russell and the final matchup between Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. Join the Largest Lakers Fan Site in the World!

Minute Update: 3/7

Peyton Manning announces his retirement, the Lakers stun the top seeded Warriors and Illinois hires Lovie Smith as their new head coach.