Is Phil Jackson of the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers the World's Best Coach?

w jContributor IJune 16, 2009

Is Phil Jackson of the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers the World's Best Coach?

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    ORLANDO, FL - JUNE 14:  Head coach Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers holds up the Larry O'Brien trophy after the Lakers defeated the Orlando Magic 99-86 in Game Five of the 2009 NBA Finals on June 14, 2009 at Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida.  NOTE TO

Red Auerbach

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    FALLS CHURCH, VA - OCTOBER 31:  NBA Commissioner David Stern (2nd L) stands with mourners near the tent covering Red Auerbach's grave after his funeral at King David Memorial Cemetery October 31, 2006 in Falls Church, Virginia. Auerbach, who led the Bosto

Scotty Bowman

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    PITTSBURGH - JUNE 04:  Scotty Bowman of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins in game six of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Mellon Arena on June 4, 2008 in Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania. The Red Wings

John Wooden

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    ANAHEIM, CA - DECEMBER 13:  Head coach Steve Fisher of the San Diego State Aztecs reacts during the John R. Wooden Classic game against the Saint Mary's Gaels at Honda Center on December 13, 2008 in Anaheim, California. The Gaels defeated the Aztecs 67-64

Chuck Noll

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    23 Sep 1990:  Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Chuck Noll looks on during a game against the Los Angeles Raiders at  the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California.  The Raiders won the game, 20-3. Mandatory Credit: Ken Levine  /Allsport

Pat Summitt

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    CLEVELAND - APRIL 03:  Head coach Pat Summitt of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers celebrates after cutting down the net after Tennessee's 59-46 win against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights to win the 2007 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game at Quicken Loans

John McDonnell

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    Jun 1986:  Roddie Haley of the Arkansas Razorbacks runs down the track during a race. Mandatory Credit: Tony Duffy  /Allsport

Casey Stengel

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    NEW YORK - JULY 15:  'Mr. Met' the New York Mets mascot poses during the MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade on July 15, 2008 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

John McGraw

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    SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 10:  San Francisco Giants mascot, 'Lou Seal' arrives to the 78th Major League Baseball All-Star Game at AT&T Park on July 10, 2007 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)