Byron loses biggest ally
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The disconnect in the New Jersey Nets' dressing room could be culled out of the reaction of Byron Scott's one word -- "scared" -- the charge that his players had played this way in a loss to the Spurs. From stall to stall, the Nets seethed, some barking back at the coach in the newspapers, some just privately snarling into the ears of teammates. Scared?
The overriding attitude of the locker room was unmistakable: Who the hell was Scott to talk about them this way?
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