The Phil Jackson era with the Knicks, save for the drafting of Kristaps Porzingis, has been pretty much all bad.
Former Knick and current ESPN broadcaster Mark Jackson isn’t afraid to call Jackson’s tenure a “failure.”
Mark Jackson, on a conference call to promote ESPN/ABC's Finals coverage, says Phil Jackson has been "a failure thus far." More: pic.twitter.com/uwxkhUFkcm
— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) May 30, 2017
“Phil Jackson is one of the greatest coaches in the history of sports, not just basketball, but in sports. And I can say that definitively.
“I can also look at the numbers and say as the guy running the New York Knicks, he’s done a poor job.
“When you look at the results, he’s been a failure thus far.”