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Byron Scott happy with Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash in Lakers scrimmage
Byron Scott happy with Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash in Lakers scrimmage

The Lakers held their first intrasquad scrimmage of the preseason on Wednesday. Coach Byron Scott used a starting five of Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Wesley Johnson, Carlos Boozer and Jordan Hill. The opposing team featured Jeremy Lin, Nick Young, Ed Davis and rookies Jordan Clarkson and Julius Randle. Both Bryant and Nash, coming off injury-plagued seasons, looked like their normal selves. "I love what I saw with Kobe and Steve," said Scott after the practice.  "Steve impressed me and Kobe impressed me." Nash seemed to play free of the back, hamstring and knee problems that derailed each of the last two seasons.  On one play he easily hit an open jump...

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