VENICE, CAIf youre a Laker fan and still believe in Phil Jackson and what he has to say, youre not going to be very happy about his evaluation of the Purple and Golds championship potential.
As he and his girlfriendLaker Vice President Jeanie Busswere stepping into a Venice restaurant Wednesday night, an ever-present TMZ camera crew was on site for a quick one-on-one with the 11-time NBA championship coach.
The reporter asked Jax if hed go back to the Lakers right now if they offered you the gig? Jackson responded with a half-laughing but fully drawn-out Noooo. Theyll get it going.
When asked if he really believed the Lakers would turn it around, he responded with a serious yes.
Then came the part that might trouble you a little if you still believe the Lakers can contend for a title this season.
Reporter: You think a championship?
Jackson: Nah. I dont know about that.
Jackson coached the Lakers to five NBA titles in 11years, including a three-peat in 2000, 2001 and 20...