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Report: Nets Reach Out To Phil Jackson About Coaching Vacancy

On Sunday, GM Billy King said he’d contact Jackson when announcing the Nets would not retain interim coach P.J. Carlesimo.


New York Knicks v Chicago Bulls

Agent: Lakers Hire Mike D’Antoni As New Coach

Mike D’Antoni’s agent says the Los Angeles Lakers have signed the former coach of the Suns and Knicks to a four-year contract to replace Mike Brown.


Three Reasons You Will Love Lamar Odom by May

Lamar Odom shot 2-14 from the floor in a loss to Minnesota Wednesday night.  His 16 minutes might have been the worst run of his short Mavericks career.   And that’s saying quite a bit. Don’t […]

105.3 The Fan–01/25/2012

Let Me Be Real Clear, Mavericks Western Conference Favorites

I’m being inundated with analysts, experts, and bookmakers disrespecting the Dallas Mavericks.  Just today I got an email from a european sportsbook that put the Lakers as the favorites and the Thunder as the second […]

105.3 The Fan–12/20/2011

Los Angeles Lakers v Dallas Mavericks - Game Four

Mavs Eliminate Lakers & Sweep Jackson To Retirement

Jason Terry tied an NBA playoff record with nine 3-pointers and the Dallas Mavericks matched another postseason mark with 20 3s, powering them to a 122-86 victory over the Lakers on Sunday and a sweep of their second-round series.


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Phil Jackson Fined $35,000 For Complaining About Refs

Just before what could’ve been the last game of his coaching career, Lakers coach Phil Jackson was fined $35,000 for comments about the officiating.


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Shan Talks With Lakers Following Game 3 Loss

Shan Shariff stopped by the Lakers’ practice day to talk with Coach Phil Jackson, Gasol and Kobe – and he heard some very interesting things.

105.3 The Fan–05/08/2011

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers reaches for the ball against Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on January 19, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Lakers & Mavs Keep It Civil Before Playoff Meeting

Although they had quite a combustible meeting last month, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Dallas Mavericks anticipate no thuggish behavior in the clubs’ first playoff meeting in 23 years.


Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban yells at a phony referee for an April Fool's joke during the NBA game against the New Orleans Hornets at the American Airlines Center on April 1, 2003 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jackson Says Cuban’s Criticism Of Refs Cost Mavs

Either the Lakers coach or the Mavericks owner seemingly always has a jab for the other one when their teams play.