【Guide】On July 30, , the Lakers held a press conference today, officially announcing that Byron Scott has become the
The team’s new coach.
At the press conference, Scott talked about his views on several core players in the team. He said that he has a very good personal relationship with Kobe Bryant, and the two often communicate with each other. He can’t wait to coach Kobe.
kobe and scott
Scott played for the Lakers for 11 seasons and was a member of the “Showtime” era of the Lakers. In his last year with the Lakers, Kobe Bryant joined Los Angeles as a rookie. Since then, the two have formed a deep bond.
“My relationship with Kobe is very good. We often call or send text messages. I understand his desire and determination,” Scott said.
The two agree very much.”
“I am very much looking forward to coaching Kobe, it must be very interesting.” Scott said.
The Lakers introduced Jeremy Lin in the summer. Scott had previously given high praise to this player who is likely to be the starting point guard next season. At today’s press conference, he also praised Jeremy Lin comprehensively.
“He’s very competitive, he’s strong-willed and he works hard for his goals. He can shoot the ball, he can go fast and he can run the offense in a set game, and he can attack the rim very well,” Scott said.
The Lakers selected Julius Randle with the No. 7 pick in this year’s draft. Scott is very optimistic about the rookie’s potential. He said that he will not put too much pressure on Randle and let him
Just go play hard by yourself.
At the same time, he does not rule out the possibility of making him a starter in the future.
“I think the sky is his limit. It is a windfall to be able to select him with the 7th pick. He should have the strength of the top three rookies this year.”