Byron Scott Mocks Nick Young's Wish To Pick Up The Assist On Kobe Bryant's Historic Shot

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott got a kick out of Nick "Swaggy P" Young's expressed desire to pick up the assist on the shot that pushes Kobe Bryant past Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time scoring list.

He was so amused, that he issued this playful barb in Young's direction, via Mike Trudell of

Well, there's that.

Kobe Bryant needs 31 points in Friday night's contest against the San Antonio Spurs to pass Jordan for third on the NBA's all-time scoring list.

Follow our Los Angeles Lakers team page for coverage of Kobe Bryant's date with NBA history.

Back to the Los Angeles Lakers Newsfeed