Lakers hire Mike D'Antoni

Mike D'Antoni to make Lakers debut Sunday

Mike D'Antoni says he will make his Lakers coaching debut on Sunday, when the team takes on the Houston Rockets.

Jackson 'stunned' by Lakers' hire

The Lakers spent the entire weekend flirting with Phil Jackson, and come Monday morning they made it official. The Lakers are hiring... Mike D'Antoni?

Lakers were torn between Jackson, D'Antoni

The decision to hire Mike D'Antoni over Phil Jackson was a tough one for the Los Angeles Lakers, but one made with the team's future - and Dwight Howard's role in it - in mind.

Is Mike D'Antoni the right fit for Lakers?

Now that the Lakers have decided that Mike D'Antoni is the right man for the job, it's time to start second-guessing their decision.

Lakers confirm D'Antoni as new head coach

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Mike D'Antoni to a multi-year contract, according to team spokesman John Black.

Magic Johnson denies role in Mike Brown firing

The Lakers legend, though critical of Brown, says he had no conversations with ownership about the coach's dismissal.

LA meets with Phil Jackson, no official offer yet

Lakers brass meet with Phil Jackson on Saturday, but have not officially extended an offer to the legendary coach.

D'Antoni, Dunleavy, McMillan are LA backup plans

The Lakers have Phil Jackson as No. 1 on their head coach list, but a number of other experienced names also have a shot.

Lakers believe Phil Jackson a 95% chance to return

According to a report by the Los Angeles Times, there is a "95% chance" that Phil Jackson will return to coach the Los Angeles Lakers for a third time.

Sans Mike Brown, Lakers bench comes alive

The Los Angeles Lakers' bench awakened after head coach Mike Brown was fired. What got into the second unit?

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