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Phil Jackson To Be Introduced By Knicks

Phil Jackson won NBA titles as a player and a coach. He’ll now try winning as an executive.


23. New York Knicks (24-40)

Phil Jackson Joins Knicks’ Front Office As The Team’s Latest Savior

With an agreement in principle for Phil Jackson to oversee their basketball operations, the Knicks are venturing down the same road to futility with a different leading man.


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Lakers EVP Jeanie Buss, Phil Jackson Engaged

CBS2/KCAL9 Sports Director Jim Hill has learned Lakers Executive Vice President Jeanie Buss and 11-time NBA Champion Phil Jackson are engaged.


Western Conference Team Coach Mike D'Antoni talks with Kobe Bryant before the 2007 NBA All-Star Game on February 18, 2007 at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE/Getty Images)

Kobe Calls Coach Mike D’Antoni An Offensive Genius

The Los Angeles Lakers will no longer be searching for a new coach when they take the floor Tuesday night, but their newest employee won’t be on the bench quite yet.


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Lakers Organization, Phil Jackson In ‘Serious Discussions’

The Los Angeles Lakers organization and Phil Jackson have been in “serious discussions,” CBS2/KCAL9 Sports Director Jim Hill confirmed Saturday.


Phil Jackson has done this before and according to sources, the Zenmaster is open to return (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Las Vegas Puts Out Props For Lakers’ New Head Coach, Jackson Is Favorite

Lakers Fire Mike Brown | Photo Gallery: List of Candidates LOS ANGELES ( CBSLA.com) – Las Vegas is taking action on who will be the next Lakers head coach after the firing of Mike Brown […]


PORTLAND, OR - OCTOBER 31: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers sits on the sideline as his teammates play the Portland Trail Blazers during a game on October 31, 2012 at the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Oregon.  (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe To Everyone: Shut Up And Let Us Work

If there was something Kobe Bryant carried from Phil Jackson, it’s the way he spoke to the media. The retired Lakers coach didn’t seem to care to speak too much about the criticism the team took when the team played poorly, but today, after losing its first two game, the zenmaster, as Kobe, told fans to shut up and let us work.


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Phil Jackson Working On Memoir

Phil Jackson’s next title will be on the cover of his new book.



Robert Horry Blames Phil Jackson For Kobe-Shaq Feud

Just when we thought we had heard the last of the Kobe Bryant-Shaquille O’Neal feud, former teammate Robert Horry dropped in his theory about the rift between the former teammates.


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Phil Jackson Says Coaching Knicks Would Be Special

For starters, Phil Jackson told the New York Times he’s not interested in coaching right now. Let’s get that out there, first and foremost. See, I’ll even blockquote it, from the New York Times: “I have no desire to coach,” he said. “You never say never, right? I mean, there’s always something that might change my mind — but I just don’t see i


Jerry West Statue Unveiled

Jerry West Recounts Slights From Phil Jackson

Jerry West has a new autobiography coming out, and the San Jose Mercury News has some excerpts and a look at West who recently purchased a small stake of the Warriors and is working as a consultant on the basketball side.


Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony - Press Conference

Tex Winter’s Induction Into The Hall Of Fame Is Long Overdue

The final leg of a wonderful ride began this week for Tex Winter, although his son, Chris, didn’t see it as much of a journey. Flight delays and his background as a physicist had Chris seeing the world through a practical spectrum when I caught up with him by phone from Manhattan, Kan., on his way to Springfield, Mass.


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Phil Jackson: Kobe Wants To Pass Jordan In Scoring

Kobe Bryant will forever be compared to Michael Jordan. From position to style to legacy, Bryant will never make it out of a discussion about his place in the league’s history without a reference to the G.O.A.T. It’s simply inescapable.


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Mike Brown, Lakers Agree To 4-Year, $18.25M Deal

According to Ken Berger of CBSSports.com, the Lakers and Mike Brown are finalizing negotiations to make him the next coach. “It’s close,” a source said.


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Report: Lakers Expected To Sign Mike Brown

Reports say that the Lakers will hire Mike Brown as their new head coach following the retirement of Phil Jackson. Steinmetz reports two sources confirming a four-year, $18 million deal for Brown. Previous reports had Brown close to a deal following owner Jerry Buss telling reporters that the Lakers were “very close” to a new head coach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2011