Found January 09, 2013 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Phil Jackson
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
Phil_jacksons_new_943a
Getting Phil Jackson back to coaching in the NBA is generally a multistep process, and one of those steps usually includes him saying that he is done with coaching. So the Nets are still in luck. Jackson, who won 11 NBA titles with the Bulls and Lakers, has been rumored to be in the sights of the Brooklyn Nets, who recently fired coach Avery Johnson. The team has since bounced back under interim coach J.P. Carlesimo, but that hasn’t stalled speculation that the team wants a marquee leader, such as Jackson. But Jackson says his coaching days are over. “I have no intention of ever coaching again,” Jackson told Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com. It’s not the first time Jackson has said he was done coaching, though, and Sheridan quickly pointed out that his phrasing — “no intention,” and no mention of “retiring” — doesn’t necessarily mean he’s closed all the doors. Jackson also didn’t give Sheridan any more information on the Nets’ job and whether he had been contacted for the head c
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES
SAY IT AIN'T SO

Phil Jackson done coaching?

Phil Jackson was in the running to get the Lakers job midseason, but he reportedly now says he has no intention of coaching again.

Phil Jackson toys with our thoughts, says he has

To come back or not to come back. I'm not really sure Phil even knows at this point Although it was widely reported that Phil Jackson was the Brooklyn Nets' number one choice to replace the fired Avery Johnson as head coach -- and believed that interest was mutual -- it looks like the idea of P-Jax coming back is just a pipe dream at this point. The former Bulls...

Nets Andray Blatche Being Accused of Raping Woman in Philly Hotel

We reported earlier that a Brooklyn Nets player and his entourage were being questioned for the sexual assault of a 21 year old woman at the Four Seasons Hotel in Philadelphia. According to CrossingBroad.com the player that is being questioned is Andray Blatche. No arrests have been made or charges filed as police are gathering evidence and taking statements. Blatche was charged...

Police Say Andray Blatche’s Rape Accuser Not a Good Witness, Because She Was So Drunk

Here is the timeline from the moment Andray Blatche met a 21 year old woman at the strip club until she alleged he and his entourage raped her. Blatche met the woman at Delilah’s gentlemen’s club on Spring Garden Street At around 3:30 am the woman and her friends decided to go with Blatche and his friends to the Four Seasons. Blatche was the one that was renting the suite at...

Report: Police question Nets player

A Brooklyn Nets player and his associates were being questioned Tuesday morning by Philadelphia police after a woman reported a sexual assault at a City Center hotel, according to a local CBS report. The 21-year-old woman filed a complaint saying she was assaulted at the Four Seasons Hotel around 4 a.m. Tuesday morning the report says. The woman was taken to a local hospital to...

Andray Blatche Had Nude Photos of Alleged Rape Victim He Met at Strip Club; Alcohol Involved

Thanks to Deadspin and Action News 6 in Philadelphia we have a general timeline of what happened in the allegeded rape of a 21 year old woman at the Four Seasons in Philadelphia. Blatche met the woman at Delilah’s gentlemen’s club on Spring Garden Street At around 3:30 am the woman and her friends decided to go with Blatche and his friends to the Four Seasons. Blatche was...

Report: Police Find Date Rape Drug In Andray Blatche’s Suite

The woman told investigators at least two of the men raped her and the others saw what was happening. According to sources, Blatche met the alleged victim at Delilah’s gentlemen’s club on Spring Garden Street. They say she and two other women went to the Four Seasons around 3:30 a.m. Crime scene investigators spent the afternoon in the suite occasionally emerging with evidence...

Nets say player involved in Pa. sex assault probe

Philadelphia police are investigating a possible sexual assault at an upscale hotel downtown, and the Brooklyn Nets say the probe involves one of the team's players. Officer Jillian Russell, a police spokeswoman, says the assault reportedly happened around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in a room at the Four Seasons Hotel. Police are investigating, and Russell says no one has been charged...

Nets player questioned about alleged sexual assault in Philadelphia

News out of Philadelphia is that a member of the Brooklyn Nets and his “entourage” have been questioned regarding an alleged sexual assault of a 21-year-old woman that took place at the Four Seasons hotel the Nets are staying in for their game Tuesday night against the Sixers. The female complainant was taken to an [...]

Kim Kardashian Doesn’t Want to Be Married to Kris Humphries When She Gives Birth

On the one hand I think The Hump should just let it go.  He doesn’t want her, she doesn’t want him what is the point of dragging out the divorce proceedings. On the flip side, I can understand why The Hump would be salty.  She dropped him after 72 days and then got knocked up while she was still legally married. Yes, he is being petty, but is it an understandable petty?  According...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.