Byron Scott

3x NBA Champion & NBA Coach of the Year. In Conjunction with Silas White.

Professional Basketball Player & Coach

Career Highlights and Awards:

As a player:

  • 3x NBA champion (1985, 1987, 1988)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (1984)
  • Greek Basket League champion (1998)
  • First-team All-Pac-10 (1983)
  • Pac-10 Freshman of the Year (1980)

As coach:

  • NBA Coach of the Year (2008)
  • 2x NBA All-Star Game head coach (2002, 2008)
Career History:

As a player:

  • 1983–1993 Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1993–1995 Indiana Pacers
  • 1995–1996 Vancouver Grizzlies
  • 1996–1997 Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1997–1998 Panathinaikos

As coach:

  • 1998–2000 Sacramento Kings (assistant)
  • 2000–2004 New Jersey Nets
  • 2004–2009 New Orleans Hornets
  • 2010–2013 Cleveland Cavaliers
  • 2014–2016L os Angeles Lakers

Byron Scott is a former American Professional Basketball head coach and player. Byron last coached the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA. As a player, he won three NBA championships with the Lakers during their Showtime era in the 1980s.

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