Tagged: ‘Los Angeles Lakers’

Shaquille O’Neal Questioning Phil Jackson’s Firing of Derek Fisher, Direction of Franchise
February 12th, 2016 at 7:27 AM
Former NBA great and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal said on the air that he wished New York Knicks president Phil Jackson had waited to fire head coach Derek Fisher. Jackson fired Fisher earlier this week after the team stumbled to nine losses in ten games. O'Neal played for Jackson with...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony “Surprised” by Derek Fisher Firing
February 10th, 2016 at 4:30 PM
When New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson decided to fire his former player and Knicks head coach Derek Fisher, the Knicks' players were all surprised. Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony spoke about it before the Knicks' loss to the Washington Wizards on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** "We was all surprised," Anthony said. "This...

NBA Rumors: ‘Strong Belief’ Phil Jackson Could Leave Knicks This Summer to Re-Join Lakers
February 9th, 2016 at 12:43 PM
Maybe Phil Jackson isn't invested in the team for the long-run after all. ***PHOTO1*** With an opt-out clause that could be used this summer, there is strong belief that Phil Jackson could use his opt-out and leave his position as the president of the New York Knicks to re-join the Los Angeles...

Kurt Rambis to Remain New York Knicks Interim Head Coach for Remainder of Regular Season
February 8th, 2016 at 2:02 PM
If the New York Knicks are going to look for someone else to replace Derek Fisher on a full-time basis, it won't happen until the end of the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** In a meeting with the media on Monday to explain his decision to fire Derek Fisher as the head coach after...

Knicks’ Derek Fisher Fires Back, Bashes Rajon Rondo After Comments on Triangle Offense
February 7th, 2016 at 1:19 PM
Less than 48 hours ago, current Sacramento Kings point guard and soon-to-be free agent Rajon Rondo was asked about the idea of joining the New York Knicks in free agency once the season was over, in which Rondo said was unlikely because he wasn't a fan of the offense the...