Former Los Angeles and New Jersey Nets Coach Byron Scott discusses his adventure through playing professional basketball in the NBA and overseas in Greece. Coach Scott came into the league as the 4th overall pick in the 1983 draft. He was drafted by the San Diego Clippers and traded to the Los Angeles Lakers – his hometown team. He was on three championship teams during his tenure with the Lakers and one championship team during his time in Greece. He played with the likes of Magic Johnson, James Worthy, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Reggie Miller, Kobe Bryant, and Shaquille O’Neal. He retired from playing professional basketball in 1998 and immediately jumped into coaching. Learn about the rest of Coach Scott’s adventure on the eCoachBasketball platform.

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