1. 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 8 months ago 14,766 reads 14 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 1,027 reads 1 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 56,508 reads 88 comments

  4. Phil Jackson Fined $25,000 for Tampering with Derek Fisher

    Oklahoma City Thunder's Game 6 loss in the Western Conference Finals might have been Derek Fisher's last game in the NBA . Until he officially retires, though, he's still off limits for front offices looking for potential head coaches...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 101,613 reads 88 comments

  5. Is Phil Jackson Stunting New York Knicks' Rebuild Before It Starts?

    So much of the Phil Jackson mystique pivots on a picture of the 13-time NBA champion as basketball philosopher, someone for whom a particular problem—on the court or otherwise—seldom demands a single, rigid solution...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 8 months ago 14,172 reads 50 comments

  6. The Dangers of the Phil Jackson Coaching Tree

    Phil Jackson very reasonably wants someone he knows and trusts to be the next New York Knicks coach, but the people he knows and trusts either have spotty histories on the sideline or no experience there at all...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 35,034 reads 49 comments

  7. Phil Jackson Says He's 'Interested' in Coaching Knicks but Isn't Physically Able

    More than a few New York Knicks fans might relish the notion of Phil Jackson taking the bench all for himself...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 8 months ago 12,912 reads 34 comments

  8. Carmelo Anthony Will 'Think About' Phil Jackson's Advice to Opt In on Contract

    There will be plenty of change in New York now that Phil Jackson is running the Knicks , but a little continuity might be nice—especially when it comes to the team's best player...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 8 months ago 8,926 reads 23 comments

  9. Phil Jackson Talks Carmelo Anthony Opting In and NY Knicks' Coaching Search

    New York Knicks president of basketball operations Phil Jackson has a plethora of questions to answer about the organization’s future...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 8 months ago 15,830 reads 61 comments

  10. Which Key NY Knicks Will and Won't Fit in Phil Jackson's Triangle Offense?

    For a team still without a head coach, we seem to have a pretty good beat on the New York Knicks' offensive philosophy for the foreseeable future...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 8 months ago 9,443 reads 10 comments

  11. Should New York Knicks Trade into the 2014 Draft?

    As one of the deepest NBA draft classes ever gets gussied up to put itself on the market, the New York Knicks , with no draft picks , can only watch as their competition takes home all that young talent...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 8 months ago 13,888 reads 11 comments

  12. Can Phil Jackson Jumpstart New York Knicks' Long-Dormant Youth Movement?

    Take a long, hard look at the New York Knicks ' roster if you dare. What you'll find isn't nearly as pretty as it should be. Welcome to Phil Jackson 's new world. It's a new world for which he was brought in to restore order...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 8 months ago 9,534 reads 11 comments

  13. Phil Jackson Facing Enormous Pressure to Turn Around New York Knicks

    Phil Jackson voluntarily agreed to a massive undertaking when he attached his reputable name to the New York Knicks , a team brimming with promise and appeal, yet corrupted by ornery politics...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 months ago 14,870 reads 40 comments

  14. Losing Steve Kerr Should Be Eye-Opening Experience for NY Knicks

    It seemed to be set in stone. Steve Kerr would lead the New York Knicks , under his career-long mentor Phil Jackson , through a quick building process and into renewed heights. His communication skills were polished as can be...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 8 months ago 4,220 reads 15 comments

  15. Phil Jackson Interested in Derek Fisher as Steve Kerr 2.0

    According to the New York Daily News ' Frank Isola , Phil Jackson has turned his attention to another former disciple after missing out on Steve Kerr, wishing to speak to current Oklahoma City guard Derek Fisher about the Knicks ' head coaching job.

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 9,689 reads 9 comments

  16. Will Knicks' Phil Jackson Strip Mine Lakers' Assets?

    The Los Angeles Lakers had ample opportunity to hire Phil Jackson back, but they took a pass. Now that their former coach is running basketball operations for the New York Knicks as their new president, he may be looking westward for assets...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 9 months ago 8,903 reads 7 comments

  17. Building Phil Jackson's Dream New York Knicks Coaching Staff

    Some New York Knicks fans smarting from the loss of the Steve Kerr dream latched onto the dream of Phil Jackson snatching up fired Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson, only ...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 9 months ago 6,814 reads 16 comments

  18. Jeff Van Gundy Thinks Phil Jackson Might Hire Coach Without Triangle Experience

    Conventional wisdom suggests that New York Knicks president Phil Jackson will pursue a coach willing and able to implement his famed Triangle offense. But former Knicks coach Jeff Van Gundy doesn't believe that's necessarily the case...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 9 months ago 5,554 reads 13 comments

  19. NBA Executive: Phil Jackson 'Looks Like a Beaten Man' After Losing Steve Kerr

    Things aren't going so well during the first months of Phil Jackson 's stint with the New York Knicks . We already knew the roster was in need of some major help, but the search for a new head coach has proven more difficult than imagined...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 9 months ago 42,077 reads 138 comments

  20. Phil Jackson Reportedly Told Raymond Felton to Expect a Trade

    The New York Knicks handed Phil Jackson a cool $60 million to turn their franchise from nothing into something, and the team president is reportedly trying to do the same with slumping point guard Raymond Felton ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 23,083 reads 33 comments

  21. Should Phil Jackson Keep Looking to Former Connections for Knicks' Coaching Job?

    The first domino of the New York Knicks ' head coaching search has fallen, and the team's position is still as vacant as it has been for weeks...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 9 months ago 2,788 reads 6 comments

  22. Report: Derek Fisher Is Front-Runner for New York Knicks Head Coach

    Steve Kerr didn't work out for the New York Knicks , and now Phil Jackson has been left scrambling to find a backup plan. Granted, he has a lot of time to do so...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 61,284 reads 204 comments

  23. Was James Dolan a Major Factor in Steve Kerr Spurning New York Knicks?

    When something goes wrong for the New York Knicks , blame is immediately attributed to owner James Dolan, the meddlesome tyrant with a knack for destructively overstepping his bounds...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 3,644 reads 10 comments

  24. Is Steve Kerr Using the New York Knicks for Leverage?

    Even during an offseason that promises to feature Stan Van Gundy, Lionel Hollins , George Karl and plenty of other big names in the coaching business, Steve Kerr has taken center stage...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 3,272 reads 10 comments

  25. What Is Plan B If Steve Kerr Doesn't Become NY Knicks Head Coach?

    When the NBA playoffs began, the New York Knicks ' coaching situation seemed preordained: New team president Phil Jackson would hire his former sharpshooter from the Chicago Bulls , Steve Kerr, to run the Knicks from the sidelines...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 9 months ago 35,621 reads 94 comments