Category: ‘Knicks Front Office’

New York Knicks not Experiencing “Hands on” Phil Jackson
October 6th, 2015 at 12:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Before training camp started on Sept. 29, New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher requested that team president Phil Jackson be more "hands on" this season. He wants more input from the Zen Master to make the right decisions, but it appears as if Jackson has taken a more aloof...

Kobe Bryant Dismisses Phil Jackson’s Statement That He Won’t Be a Los Angeles Laker Next Season
September 30th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last week, New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson hinted at a possible run at Kobe Bryant when his contract is up next summer. “I don’t think it’s his last year,” Jackson said last Friday. “It sounds like it may be his last year as a Laker.” Knicks fans across the...

New York Knicks Center Kevin Seraphin Believes Team Will Make Playoffs
September 30th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks signed free agent Kevin Seraphin to their exception one-year, $2.8 million deal. Seraphin spent the last five seasons with the Washington Wizards and was unhappy with the unpredictability of his playing time. So when free agency rolled around this summer, Seraphin did not hesitate to test...

New York Knicks Owner Charles Dolan One of 39 Sports Owners in Forbes 400
September 29th, 2015 at 7:06 PM
In the modern age, very few sports owners made their names by running and growing their sports teams. The Steinbrenner family, the Mara family, and the Rooney family are rare cases in sports of team owners who have made their living owning the team. It is more frequently the case...

New York Knicks’ Derek Fisher Asks, Receives More Input from Phil Jackson
September 26th, 2015 at 10:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson has pledged to be more hands-on this season at the request of head coach Derek Fisher. Jackson's input won't necessarily be on the coaching side, but more organizational and giving his observations of the team to help Fisher make the best decisions possible. "I...