Tag Archives: Phil Jackson

  • Knicks Hire Phil Jackson to Be President of Zen Basketball Operations

    Knicks Hire Phil Jackson to Be President of Zen Basketball Operations

    Last November, Phil Jackson got passed over for the head coaching job of the Los Angeles Lakers, which must have been pretty awkward for the Zen Master seeing as how the team is run by his fiancée, Jeanie Buss. Now I imagine things between them are going to get even more awkward. Though the exact details […]

  • Phil Jackson Picked the Spurs Over the Heat Back in May (Video)

    Phil Jackson Picked the Spurs Over the Heat Back in May (Video)

    This morning, a lot of people who were sure the Miami Heat would prevail over the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals are probably experiencing some doubt. Behind some excellent defense and a remarkable individual effort from Tony Parker, the Spurs beat the Heat in front of a raucous Miami crowd to take a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 16th) – Phil Jackson

    This Day In Sports History (June 16th) – Phil Jackson

    It was on this day in 1999 that the Los Angeles Lakers hired Phil Jackson as their next head coach.  After leading the Chicago Bulls to six NBA titles, Jackson took a year off from coaching before returning to coach the Lakers. In his first year in L.A., Jackson produced immediate results, as the Lakers […]

  • 9 Coaches Who Should Call It Quits

    9 Coaches Who Should Call It Quits

    We live in the era of www.fire_____.com (fill in the blank with your local sub .500 coach). Since that’s the way it is, and considering the amount of effort it would take to change it, who am I to buck the trend? Besides, didn’t Al Gore say that his primary motivation for inventing the internet […]

  • Kobe Ignores Chris Rock, But Phil Jackson Doesn’t (Videos)

    Kobe Ignores Chris Rock, But Phil Jackson Doesn’t (Videos)

    Chris Rock was just one of the many celebrities present at the Staples Center last night for Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics.  However, he was not the only “Rock” sitting courtside.  At times throughout the game, another “Rock” could be seen sitting right next to […]

  • Did Kobe Bryant Leave Phil Jackson Hanging?

    Did Kobe Bryant Leave Phil Jackson Hanging?

    Total Pro Sports – The Zen Master apparently is also the Cover-Up master. At least that is what it looked like prior to Friday night’s exhibition game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Denver Nuggets.  After all, have you ever seen someone scratch their face with a fist?  Nice try Phil, but we caught […]

  • Lakers Championship Could Be Costly To BoDog Sportsbook

    Lakers Championship Could Be Costly To BoDog Sportsbook

    Total Pro Sports – It is one of the toughest things as a spectator to watch the sports team you have just placed all you money on go down in defeat.  For Bodog Sportsbook, watching the many teams that have faced the Lakers lose has been all the more painful. With enormous amounts of money […]

  • What’s Lamar Odom’s Game Day Secret? Candy!

    What’s Lamar Odom’s Game Day Secret? Candy!

    Total Pro Sports – If the Los Angeles Lakers expect to defeat the Orlando Magic and capture the NBA Championship, they will need Lamar Odom to be at his best.  So how do they make sure that happens?  Buy him candy! Odom was great in games 5 and 6 against the Denver Nuggets, recording a […]

  • Phil Jackson Drops The F-Bomb During Live Press Conference

    Phil Jackson Drops The F-Bomb During Live Press Conference

    Total Pro Sports – No Yao?  No problem.  The Houston Rockets came out hard from the start and dominated till the end, evening up their series with the Lakers at 2-2 following a 99-87 win Sunday afternoon.  It was such an impressive performance that even Phil Jackson had to “give them some f*cking credit.” That was […]

  • Andrew Bynum Does The Hula-Hoop Rehab At The Playboy Mansion

    Andrew Bynum Does The Hula-Hoop Rehab At The Playboy Mansion

    Total Pro Sports -  That’s right this is the same Andrew Bynum who was spotted Sunday Night at the Pajamas and Lingerie party at the Playboy Mansion.  But this time instead of  rehabbing, Bynum was recorded Sunday afternoon doing the Hula-Hoop at the Playboy Celebrity Golf Tournament with some lovely young playmates.

  • Andrew Bynum Parties At The Playboy Mansion

    Andrew Bynum Parties At The Playboy Mansion

    UPDATE:  Andrew Bynum Does The Hula-Hoop Rehab At The Playboy Mansion Total Pro Sports – I guess Andrew Bynum’s knee is 100% ready for game action. Bynum was spotted carrying a Playboy model on his shoulders during a pajamas and lingerie party at the Playboy Mansion on Sunday. Coach Phil Jackson said recently that Bynum […]