So which is it? Is Phil Jackson so successful because of his ability to run the triangle offense, a complicated but brilliant system which facilitates ball movement and spacing like few systems when executed successfully?
Phil Jackson: Ron Artest: Andrew Bynum: Lamar Odom:
The Lakers hit the All-Star break broken.
Andrew Bynum was asked if trade rumors motivated him to play a big game against the Boston Celtics on Thursday night and Pau Gasol calls it the biggest win of the season.
Paul Pierce scored 32 points, Kevin Garnett had 18 points and 13 rebounds with a large bandage over a cut on his head, and the Boston Celtics won their NBA finals rematch with the Lakers on Sunday, overcoming Kobe Bryant’s 41 points in a 109-96 victory.
Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson has reiterated this will be his last season working the sideline.
Good news, LeBron James: Phil Jackson’s significant other totally co-signs your thoughts on contraction!
Even with Monta Ellis in the lineup, Golden State has been unable to beat the Los Angeles Lakers in almost three years. Without its star, pulling off that elusive victory becomes an even bigger challenge against the two-time defending NBA champions.
It’s been an odd up and down season for the Lakers this year. They started 8-0, looked rightfully invincible and that was before all their pieces were together.
Kobe Bryant scored 33 points and hit a tiebreaking jumper with 1:15 to play, and the Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from consecutive home losses with a 102-98 victory over the pesky Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.
Lakers coach Phil Jackson says he’s “not happy” about the NBA’s ownership of the Hornets and is pessimisticabout the club’s future in New Orleans.
Kobe Bryant and Lakers coach Phil Jackson haven’t really checked out the Miami Heat much this season. They’ve caught late-night highlights and maybe logged a few minutes with a game from the opposite coast, but not much more.
Phil Jackson and LeBron James agree: Christmas Day games are not the ideal holiday gift.
Phil Jackson says humbug to the NBA’s Christmas schedule.
She’s perhaps best known by fans for her relationship with coach Phil Jackson, but Jeanie Buss isn’t just the prettiest face behind the franchise — she may also be the smartest.