1. Is Phil Jackson Already an Elite NBA Executive?

    Phil Jackson has gone through the later stages of his NBA career with the "Zen Master" moniker attached to him at the hip, but it's time to add a new descriptive phrase—elite NBA executive...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 9,914 reads 58 comments

  2. Report Card Grades for NY Knicks' 2014 Offseason so Far

    The last time that Phil Jackson was a member of the New York Knicks , he was not known for being a "Zen Master" or for having more championship rings than fingers...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 5 months ago 24,607 reads 64 comments

  3. Phil Jackson Proving His Worth as Melo Returns to Knicks

    Carmelo Anthony believes in Phil Jackson. That was the quote that floated around Wednesday when Frank Isola of the New York Daily News reported that, "barring a last-second change of heart," Anthony would return to the New York Knicks ...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 6 months ago 1,587 reads 2 comments

  4. Knicks Rumors: Phil Jackson's Fire Sale Best Course of Action in New York

    Phil Jackson has a master plan in New York, and it won't be dictated by the actions of Carmelo Anthony...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 10,374 reads 1 comments

  5. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Kevin Love, Carmelo Anthony, More

    With max deals flying left and right with reckless abandon, the NBA rumor mill is in full swing. Nothing is sacred during this time...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 6,043 reads 1 comments

  6. Can Phil Jackson Make NY Knicks a Player in Free Agency?

    When the New York Knicks brought in Phil Jackson to run things, the hope was that he could strengthen their wait-and-see approach. Turns out Jackson doesn't like waiting very much...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 20,463 reads 45 comments

  7. Will Phil Jackson's NY Knicks Legacy Be Defined by Carmelo Anthony's Decision?

    It wasn't very difficult to understand the New York Knicks ' thinking when they added Phil Jackson to spearhead the front office in March: The team was a mess...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 6 months ago 4,789 reads 9 comments

  8. NY Knicks' 2014 NBA Free-Agency Primer: What You Need to Know

    Think of the craziness that would ensue during a night out on the town with J.R. Smith . Now multiply that craziness by 10, and you're looking at the 2013-14 NBA offseason...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 17,673 reads 22 comments

  9. What Is Carmelo Anthony Really Looking For?

    When NBA players talk about free agency, it’s typically in laudatory terms: freedom of movement, the thrill of fielding offers and—perhaps most of all—having one’s talents validated...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 6 months ago 85,981 reads 472 comments

  10. Phil Jackson Says Tyson Chandler Trade Was About Fixing NY Knicks' Chemistry

    It's no secret that the New York Knicks would've flunked a high school chemistry class during the 2013-14 season. Throughout the campaign, one that ended before the playoffs began, the primary storylines all revolved around stupidity...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 83,466 reads 139 comments

  11. Knicks' Draft Splash Shows Phil Jackson Already Shifting Franchise's Trajectory

    Phil Jackson 's first draft as president of the New York Knicks went pretty well, mostly because it proceeded in decidedly un -Knicks-like fashion...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 89,266 reads 153 comments

  12. NY Knicks 2014 NBA Draft Primer

    While most teams prepare to feast on a talent smorgasbord at the NBA draft Thursday, the New York Knicks may only wrestle under the table for tasty scraps. As it stands, New York has no draft picks—but they do have options...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 6 months ago 14,290 reads 42 comments

  13. Dear Carmelo Anthony: A New York Knicks Fan's Open Letter

    Even the almighty Phil Jackson is having trouble convincing Carmelo Anthony to opt in to the year left on his current deal, and so it appears the superstar will test free agency, ...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 6 months ago 3,184 reads 19 comments

  14. Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher Era Must Start with Retaining Carmelo Anthony

    No matter the question, Carmelo Anthony is the answer for the New York Knicks . Best player on the team, most recognizable face away from the court, biggest recruiting chip, ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 2,089 reads 6 comments

  15. Are Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson a Perfect Match for the New York Knicks?

    Derek Fisher in the new head coach of the New York Knicks . He joins his former coach and current Knicks president Phil Jackson . Fisher has been praised for his leadership skills as a veteran player throughout his career...

    Behind The Mic Written by Behind The Mic about 7 months ago 3,943 reads 3 comments

  16. Full Scouting Report for NY Knicks' Top 2014 Draft Targets

    If the New York Knicks can attain a draft pick, the franchise will have the opportunity to select a talented young player...

    Frank Cesare Written by Frank Cesare about 7 months ago 7,718 reads 19 comments

  17. Phil Jackson May Hold Knicks' Strings, but Derek Fisher Not His Puppet Coach

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — The greatest coach in NBA history took another stroll on the practice court recently, to supervise a workout of college prospects and, in part, to scratch a minor itch...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 7 months ago 48,042 reads 42 comments

  18. What Kind of Coach Can We Expect Derek Fisher to Be for NY Knicks?

    Derek Fisher stood before a throng of reporters Tuesday, dressed to the nines, with an intense look on his face and sincerity and certainty in his voice as he was officially introduced as head coach of the New York Knicks ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 6,563 reads 8 comments

  19. Lakers Left to Ponder What Might Have Been After Knicks Hire Derek Fisher

    LOS ANGELES — We are not granted a clear vision of what might have been. That's the trick in every decision we make in life, big or small: Pick a path, and either own it ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 7 months ago 35,525 reads 113 comments

  20. Luke Walton Spoke to Phil Jackson About Asst. Coaching Job Amid Steve Kerr Talks

    It's unclear whether Luke Walton will wind up on the New York Knicks ' bench in some capacity, but discussions have certainly taken place. According to ESPNNewYork ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 7 months ago 7,498 reads 20 comments

  21. Report: Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher Have Already Discussed NY Knicks Job

    Well, that was predictably quick. Derek Fisher is less than one week removed from his last NBA game, but the 39-year-old has reportedly already spoken with team president Phil Jackson about the New York Knicks ' head coaching vacancy...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 13,165 reads 52 comments

  22. Updated Rankings for NY Knicks Coaching Candidates

    It's a search that many thought would be over weeks ago, but Phil Jackson is still scouring his inner circle and beyond to find the next New York Knicks head coach...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 7 months ago 7,386 reads 11 comments

  23. Best Value Free Agents for NY Knicks to Pursue

    Even though there are gaping holes that need to be filled on the New York Knicks , now is the time to be frugal. Next summer is when the party starts...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 14,737 reads 14 comments

  24. Is Derek Fisher the Coach Phil Jackson Needs to Turn Around New York Knicks?

    Though soaked in controversy, the premise of the New York Knicks ' coaching search is simple: Phil Jackson is looking for a protege. Steve Kerr was initially supposed to be New York's pseudo Zen Master, but plans change...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 1,023 reads 1 comments

  25. Report: Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher to Meet About NY Knicks Coaching Vacancy

    Phil Jackson had to wait a few days and pay a few bucks, but he's finally getting his chance to sit down with Derek Fisher to discuss the New York Knicks ' head coaching vacancy...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 56,502 reads 88 comments