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