Tagged: ‘Los Angeles Lakers’

If Lakers Hire Luke Walton as Next Coach, Phil Jackson May Leave Knicks for L.A.: Report
April 26th, 2016 at 9:35 AM
There's currently a lot of speculation that the Los Angeles Lakers want to hire Golden State Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton to be the team's next head coach. ***PHOTO1*** The Lakers are in a search mode for their fifth head coach since the 2011 season following the firing of Byron Scott on...

Ex-Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Interested in Los Angeles Lakers Head Coaching Job: Report
April 25th, 2016 at 1:39 PM
On Sunday night, the Los Angeles Lakers made it official when they fired Byron Scott as their head coach following a two-year stint and a 17-65 seaon in 2015-2016. ***PHOTO1*** Now, they will conduct their search to find another head coach, a coach that will be their fifth ever since Phil Jackson...

New York Knicks’ Kurt Rambis to Join Phil Jackson in Player Meeting to Review Triangle
April 19th, 2016 at 1:12 PM
New York Knicks president Phil Jackson has made no secret of his love for the triangle offense. He used it as a coach with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, which led to him earning 11 NBA Championship rings as a coach. So it's not surprising that he wants...

Ex-New York Knicks Coach Derek Fisher to Make First Public Appearance Since Firing
April 4th, 2016 at 3:20 PM
Derek Fisher's first head coaching job on any level was with the New York Knicks. It was a disaster. Fisher was fired after the Knicks performance began to deteriorate earlier this season, and while he says his off-court issues played no part in his firing, many believe otherwise. Fisher has...

New York Knicks’ Arron Afflalo Continues Pity Party Over Benching
April 1st, 2016 at 5:40 PM
New York Knicks guard Arron Afflalo is not happy that he was benched, especially because, according to him, the coaching staff never spoke with him about it. Unless you count that time right before the Los Angeles Lakers game earlier this month. Afflalo is maintaining that no one has spoken...