Phil Jackson is taking his talents to Twitter, according to fiancee and Los Angeles Lakers executive VP, Jeanie Buss. Although the Zen Master has yet to send out a tweet, he already has more than 30,000 followers.
Please welcome Phil Jackson to twitter @philjackson11 Jeanie Buss (@JeanieBuss) March 27, 2013
One of the greatest coaches in NBA history, Jackson's profile reads "Coach and Author," and his profile photo features the cover of his upcoming book, "Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success."
Jackson, who joins Kobe Bryant as a new addition to Twitter, has created an instant online buzz. Check out some of the reaction tweets below.
I for one, will enjoy seeing who follows first: Kobe or Phil? Myles Brown (@mdotbrown) March 27, 2013
Welcome to Twitter zen master! Coach Phil finally got on board withTweeting. Please follow my mentor (and dad) @philjackson11 verified Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) March 27, 2013
Welcome! RT @jeaniebuss: Please welcome Phil Jackson to twitter ...