Found January 03, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
PLAYERS: Phil Jackson
TEAMS: Chicago Bulls
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Former Chicago Bulls and L.A. Lakers coaching legend Phil Jackson finally gave his girlfriend, Lakers Executive Vice President Jeanie Buss an engagement ring. And Jackson knows a lot about bling, having acquired so many NBA championship rings. Follow the link in the tweet from about a half hour ago to see a pic of the ring. @JeanieBuss Twitter family – Phil finally gave me that ring I wanted! :-) http://twitpic.com/bs8xc5 Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, a Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Chicago Tribune.com, Walter Football.com, Yardbarker, and Fox Sports A Fulbright scholar, published author and MBA, Banks has appeared on live radio all over the world; he’s also a member of the Football Writers Association of America, U.S. Basketball Writers Association, and Society of Professional Journalists. The President of the United States follows him on Twitter (@Paul_M_BanksTSB) You should too.
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