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Lakers' Byron Scott on losing Nash for the season: 'Obviously it hurts'
Lakers' Byron Scott on losing Nash for the season: 'Obviously it hurts'

Steve Nash wasn't going to play all 82 games this season. Or even 60. Or maybe even half that. But Lakers Coach Byron Scott wasn't thrilled to hear Nash would miss the entire season because of recurring back problems. "Obviously it hurts," said Scott, who penciled in Nash as the Lakers' starting point guard when training camp began. It lasted all of two games before Nash was eventually declared done for the season. "It hurts the team because he's obviously the best point guard that we have and one of the best that's ever played the game," Scott said. "And I know it hurts him because [playing] is something that he wants to do and he...

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