Stories tagged: Phil Jackson
UPDATED: Mon., July 10, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Tim Hardaway Jr. ready for 2nd chance with Knicks
Tim Hardaway Jr. thought that with Phil Jackson gone, maybe there was a chance someday he could come back to New York. Even he was surprised it was this soon.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Knicks, Phil Jackson part ways after dismal 3-year run
Phil Jackson is out as New York Knicks president after he oversaw one of the worst eras in team history and feuded with star Carmelo Anthony. Days after Jackson reiterated …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
In nearly 3 years on job, Phil Jackson hasn’t fixed Knicks
Phil Jackson has made his relationship with Carmelo Anthony worse and hasn’t made the Knicks better. Heading into the trade deadline and nearly three years since he was hired, there …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 9:09 a.m.
Knicks fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis interim head coach
Derek Fisher was fired as New York Knicks coach Monday, with his team having lost five straight and nine of 10 to fall well back in the Eastern Conference playoff …
Sat., Sept. 26, 2015
Jackson expects Kobe will move on
GREENBURGH, N.Y. – Phil Jackson doubts this is Kobe Bryant’s final season – though thinks it may be Bryant’s last in Los Angeles. With Bryant going into the last season …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015
Couch Slouch revisits Phil Jackson-Jeanie Buss marriage
Hidden in plain sight, the most powerful power couple in American sports lives under the same roof, travel considerations notwithstanding. Jeanie Buss is president of the Los Angeles Lakers and …
Wed., June 11, 2014
Knicks hire Derek Fisher as head coach
The New York Knicks have hired Derek Fisher as their new coach, with Phil Jackson turning to one of his trustiest former players. Just days after finishing his 18th season, …
Tue., June 3, 2014
In Brief: Florida wins Game 1 of NCAA softball final
Softball: Hannah Rogers threw a four-hitter to help Florida defeat Alabama 5-0 in Game 1 of the best-of-three College Women’s World Series championship series Monday night in Oklahoma City. Rogers …
Mon., April 28, 2014
Kerr, Jackson discuss Knicks job
Steve Kerr says he spoke with Phil Jackson twice over the weekend and that they will continue discussing his potential of becoming coach of the New York Knicks. Kerr says …
Mon., April 7, 2014, 6:34 p.m.
Chad: Bedfellows in NBA are a conflict of interest
How is it in the best interest of the NBA to have Phil Jackson running the Knicks and Jeanie Buss running the Lakers?
Sat., March 15, 2014
Jackson joins Knicks
Phil Jackson will be introduced as the newest member of the New York Knicks’ front office Tuesday morning, according to a person familiar with the negotiations between the 11-time champion …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2012
Don’t be surprised if Clips call Zen master
Phil Jackson – Zen master, book author, motorcycling savant, wilderness apostle and basketball guru – says he doesn’t want to coach again but, in all likelihood, he’s lying to himself. …
Mon., May 9, 2011
Jackson’s NBA finale an embarrassment
DALLAS – If Phil Jackson is truly calling it quits for good – he says he is; others have doubts – then arguably the greatest coach in NBA history went …
Sat., Dec. 25, 2010
I won’t be home for Christmas
MIAMI – Phil Jackson and LeBron James agree: Christmas Day games are not the ideal holiday gift. A day after the Los Angeles Lakers’ coach reiterated his longtime stance against …