Keidel: So Long, Phil, Thanks For NothingPhil Jackson's stint as the New York Knicks' president was a complete failure, a shameless money grab that leaves the team worse off.
‘City Game’ Podcast: So Long, Phil JacksonPhil Jackson is out as Knicks president. On the latest "City Game" podcast, hosts Steve Lichtenstein and John Schmeelk discuss what the shakeup means for the Knicks and look back on where Jackson went wrong.
Knicks Part Ways With Jackson Amid Feuds With Star PlayersIn the end, it appears the bickering proved to be too much.
Schmeelk: At The End Of The Day, Jackson's Ego Did Him InPhil Jackson was supposed to bring respectability, winning, and a direction to Madison Square Garden, but instead he brought the opposite -- chaos, losing, and embarrassment.
Report: Knicks Targeting Raptors' Ujiri To Replace JacksonThe Knicks are apparently thinking about poaching an executive from a division rival to replace Phil Jackson.
Keidel: Only The Knicks Would Try To Undo The One Thing They've Gotten Right Lately -- Drafting PorzingisBut it turned out that Kristaps Porzingis, the 21-year-old, 7-foot-3 freak of athletic nature, is more than a building block or part of the plan. He's a franchise player, a monolith, as close to a unique talent the league has right now, someone nearly as big as Yao Ming yet can hit three pointers and dart to the rim like a small forward.
Schmeelk: Porzingis Shouldn’t Be Untouchable In The Right DealThere is no harm in listening for an offer that might help the Knicks rebuild quicker with more assets.
Best Of Mike & Mad Dog: 2004 Interview With Phil JacksonTen years before Phil Jackson took over the Knicks, he was an in-studio guest on Mike and the Mad Dog's show.
Keidel: By Crushing Melo's Trade Value, Phil Jackson Further Proves He's Not The Cure To Knicks' Decadeslong IllsThe Knicks and their fans are wondering: How did Phil Jackson go from king of the basketball court to court jester?
NBA Execs: Jackson Has 'Tremendously' Diminished Melo's Trade ValuePhil Jackson's comments on the Knicks' star player have made trading him away this offseason a much more difficult task.
Report: Carmelo Anthony To Celtics Trade Talks Could Be Revived This OffseasonAccording to a new report, the Celtics could have renewed interest in acquiring the Knicks' star forward is their playoff run ends in the first round against Chicago.
Schmeelk: Is Phil Jackson Losing The Game Of Thrones?As the Knicks embark on their offseason, team president Phil Jackson feels a lot like a king without any loyal subjects.