Lakers meet with Mike D’Antoni, give coach a vote of confidence

Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak huddle with D’Antoni on Thursday, The Times has learned. D’Antoni calls it ‘a positive meeting’ in an interview before Friday’s game.

Thursday was a day off for the Lakers, a time to recover from an 0-3 trip after returning to Los Angeles early in the morning from Memphis.Lakers meet with Mike D’Antoni, give coach a vote of confidence