The Lakers lost all three of their contests through Week 13, and six in a row dating back to Jan. 14.
After falling to the Houston Rockets Jan. 17, 112-95, the Lakers the following Wednesday hosted the Sacramento Kings, an inconsistent team with hopes of climbing into the top eight in the Western Conference.
Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich said he has a strong relationship with Scott.
Meanwhile, center Roy Hibbert is going about his business without fanfare or complaints. Forward Julius Randle is working to get a handle on his shooting problems. Guard D’Angelo Russell needs to hit the weight room.
Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt was let go midway through his second season.