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Byron Scott says draft lottery only thing on Lakers' agenda
Byron Scott says draft lottery only thing on Lakers' agenda

After meeting with General Manager Mitch Kupchak and the team's players for exit meetings, Coach Byron Scott told the media he didn't regret the Lakers' wins over the Philadelphia 76ers (18-64) and Minnesota Timberwolves (16-66), which helped slot his team fourth in the NBA draft lottery. "No, glass is half-full," said Scott. The Lakers (21-61) will give their 2015 first-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers if they fall out of the top five, a 17.2% chance. While Scott was willing to sit some of his veteran players, to evaluate younger talent, he refused to tank games intentionally -- yet the Lakers' future hinges on the results of the draft lottery. ...

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