Phil Jackson

Phil Jackson celebrating his first of five titles with the Lakers, the first of which he apparently used clips from “American History X” to motivate his players. (Credit: Vince Bucci/AFP/Getty Images)

Guy Torre: Phil Jackson Likened Kings to Neo-Nazis, Hitler as Motivation

Comedian Guy Torre recalls when Phil Jackson used scenes from his movie, American History X, to motivate the Lakers on the way to their first of three consecutive titles.


Phil Jackson of the 1972 - 1973 Championship New York Knicks team during a ceremony at halftime honoring the 40th anniversary of the team's victory in the NBA Finals on April 5, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phil Jackson: How Michael Jordan and Steve Kerr Came to Blows

In this candid interview with living legend Phil Jackson, the owner of THIRTEEN NBA Championship rings explains in riveting detail, his motivating techniques that helped him win ELEVEN rings as a head coach. The Zen Master also comes dangerously close to ending the MJ/Kobe debate, once and for all.


Kobe Bryant And Phil Jackson Address The Media

Phil Jackson Return Depends on Right Team, Right Position, Right Price

In his latest encounter with the 11-time champion, SI contributor Jack McCallum talked to Phil Jackson about the state of basketball, whether he’ll ever coach again, and of course, the struggling Lakers. He shared his thoughts on that interview with Holden and Danny, and wouldn’t you know? Phil has the itch to be back in the NBA.


The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes 12/22 Hour 1

Brian Mitchell in for LaVar today.  Chad and Brian talk about Phil Jackson not wanting to play a game on Christmas Day.



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