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Byron Scott keeps teaching, though some Lakers pupils are unwilling
Byron Scott keeps teaching, though some Lakers pupils are unwilling

Byron Scott still is making his Lakers students attend classes, knowing full well no amount of practice is going to change this sorry season. Still, the Lakers coach is eager to see whom his prized pupils are and which ones are just showing up because they must, until the season mercifully comes to an end on April 15. Scott has discovered that rookie point guard Jordan Clarkson yearns to keep learning and that there are others who are less interested in playing all out. "I got a sense of a whole lot of them I wouldn't want to be in a fox hole with," Scott said after Monday's practice. "I think they'd end up shooting me in the back. So I've got a...

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