The 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers thread Starts now. Adios, D'Antoni !!! Lakers' Mike D'Antoni steps down http://espn.go.com/los-angeles/nba/story/_/id/10864513/mike-dantoni-resigns-coach-los-angeles-lakers Mike D'Antoni has resigned as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, the team announced Wednesday night. Mike D'Antoni coached the Lakers to a 27-55 record this season, the worst 82-game mark in franchise history. D'Antoni stepped down after the Lakers refused to pick up the second year of his contract last week, according to two sources. During conversations with the team over the past two weeks, D'Antoni had asked them to pick up the team option on the fourth year of his deal, according to sources.