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Phil Jackson has been called out by a few celebs after his comments last month on LeBron James and his “posse.” The  New York Knicks President’s insensitive remarks were so offensive to James that even Jay Z called him out. On Thursday, Jackson finally addressed the backlash he received over his statements saying, “That’s a topic I’m […]

LeBron James and the championship Cavalier squad is facing off against the Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. Aside from playing against, Carmelo Anthony — one of his best friends — it’ll also be the first time James will be around Phil Jackson after he called James’ group of friends a “posse.” When asked if he’d be willing to […]

With racial tensions at a high in America, NBA legend Phil Jackson may be regretting his choice of words when speaking about LeBron James and his friends. When asked about James’ 2014 move to Cleveland he said, “You can’t hold up the whole team because you and your mom and your posse want to spend an extra […]

LeBron James has been compared to Michael Jordan since he was still rocking the St. Vincent St. Mary uniform. And recently one of the best coaches to ever step foot on the hardwood, Phil Jackson, subtly compared the two NBA greats on their NBA Finals performances. “It did something to Michael Jordan. You learned something […]

  A few months have passed and Kendrick Lamar is still the topic of discussion due to his “Control” verse. In case you forgot, Kendrick dropped a few notable names including Meek Mill, J. Cole and yes, even former Lakers’ head coach Phil Jackson. In a recent interview, Phil Jackson was asked why he responded […]

People are still talking about Kendrick Lamar‘s “Control” verse (kind of). Still, not many of the people he called out in the song made their responses — except Phil Jackson. In a recent interview with Seth Davis for Campus Insiders, the famed zen basketball coach explained what he meant in his tweet. “The connection between basketball […]


Another day, another poor excuse for a Black movie in the works. This time, Hollywood has set its sights on demolishing the good name of the iconic ‘70s TV show, “Good Times.”  Scott Rudin will produce the film set in the ’60s (instead of the ’70s) and Phil Johnston (“Wreck-It Ralph”) will write the script. So now […]

Although the Los Angeles Lakers are struggling right now in the stacked NBA Western Conference, the team owned the early part of the century. Anchored by now-retired center Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant, the Lakers rattled off three straight championship wins through 2000-2002 under the guiding eyes of Coach Phil Jackson. Don’t know if that’ll […]

Talk about awkward. Known for getting rings, Phil Jackson finally has given one as well. The retired coach, who won 11 NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls, is engaged to longtime girlfriend and Lakers executive Jeanie Buss. Buss posted a picture Thursday night on her official Twitter account of her left […]

Looks like being snubbed by the Los Angeles Lakers for the head coaching position has gotten the competitive juices of Phil Jackson flowing again. His name tops the Brooklyn Nets list of replacements for the recently fired Avery Johnson. While Jackson’s agent denies the Zen master is interested in the job, writer Ramona Shelbourne […]

Phil Jackson met with Los Angeles Lakers brass to discuss the possibility of returning to the team for a third time as head coach. According to analysts on ESPN it is only a matter of time before the Zen master is back on the sidelines in Hollywood. Jackson is reportedly asking for a salary similar […]

After the stunning dismissal of head coach Mike Brown after only five games, The Los Angeles Lakers are looking for a new guy. According to’s Ramona Shelbourne, the Lakers front office will reach out to former coach Phil Jackson to gauge his interest in returning to the bench. As you may recall Jackson took […]