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Quotes That Can Change Your View Of Prayer

OWN | Posted 12.30.2013 | OWN

Whether you call it prayer, meditation or daily affirmation, people often recite the same words when they intend to connect with a higher power. On an...

The Unexpected Source That Inspired Whole Foods, Apple's Sleek Design and The White Album

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living

Mindfulness and meditation are some of the most popular practices among leaders in fields as disparate as business and the arts. But even before medit...

Great Sports Wisdom You Can Use -- Even If You Don't Play Sports

The Huffington Post | Jordan Schultz | Posted 11.18.2013 | Sports

Certainly great coaches spend a great deal of time and effort trying to best their competitors. But for many of the greatest coaches, their legacies g...

CEOs: Phil Jackson Created a Dream Team -- You Can Too!

Debbie Robins | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Debbie Robins

One of the people I have most mirrored my business-coaching career after is iconic basketball coach, Phil Jackson, aka The Zen Master. Phil Jackson is widely considered one of the greatest coaches in the history of the NBA.

The 7 Books Every Spiritual Person Needs To Read

Posted 09.09.2013 | OWN

We all want to lead more meaningful lives. Discover the profound texts that inspired Phil Jackson, coauthor of Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. Whic...

WATCH: The Unorthodox Way Phil Jackson Created Champion Basketball Teams

OWN | Posted 07.17.2013 | OWN

As the winning coach with 11 NBA titles under his belt, Phil Jackson is considered one of the best basketball coaches the game has seen. As part of hi...

The Zen Master Encourages Dwight To Stay

Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports Heeeeeeere we go! For months now, there has been speculation about where Dwight Howard would sign after he becam...

WATCH: Phil Jackson Reveals The Key To Coaching Rebellious Dennis Rodman

OWN | Posted 06.20.2013 | OWN

When Phil Jackson was NBA title-winning head coach of the Chicago Bulls during the 1990s, one of his stand-out players was the rebellious, rule-breaki...

WATCH: Why Phil Jackson Asked Michael Jordan To 'Cut Back' On His Scoring

OWN | Posted 06.17.2013 | OWN

When Phil Jackson took over as head coach of the Chicago Bulls in 1989, he inherited a struggling team with one of the best players in the world: Mich...

WATCH: Phil Jackson's Surprising Word To Describe Basketball

OWN | Posted 06.14.2013 | OWN

With the most championship wins in NBA history and a spot in the Basketball Hall of Fame, it's safe to say that retired coach Phil Jackson knows baske...

Phil Laughed

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.22.2013 | Sports

Phil Jackson laughed. When Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak informed Jackson in November that Mike D'Antoni was filling the coachi...

WATCH: 'One Of The Hardest Challenges I Had In Coaching'

Posted 05.22.2013 | Los Angeles

What did The Daily Show host Jon Stewart tell legendary basketball coach Phil Jackson? That the NBA hero's mustache does not lie, of course. Jackso...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.03.2013 | New York
Len Berman

For only the second time in the last 22 years the Golden State Warriors have advanced to the second round of the NBA Playoffs after beating Denver in six games, 92-88 last night.

WATCH: Legendary NBA Coach Phil Jackson Says He's Never Encountered A Gay Basketball Player

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.03.2013 | Gay Voices

Retired NBA coach Phil Jackson sounded off on the possibility of professional gay male athletes in a new interview with HuffPost Live. Jackson, wh...

WATCH: No Topic Off Limits With Lakers Legends

Posted 04.02.2013 | Sports

As the current edition of the Los Angeles Lakers are locked in a tooth-and-nail fight for a playoff spot, a few of the most iconic personalities in fr...

Shaq, Phil Jackson Join HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.02.2013 | Sports

With the Lakers set to honor Shaquille O'Neal by retiring his jersey, Shaq joins us on HuffPost Live, along with special guests Phil Jackson, Jeanie B...

Phil Joins Twitter, Needs Spellcheck

Posted 03.30.2013 | Sports

Phil Jackson has joined Twitter and he brought his 11 championship rings with him. With an avatar depicting each of his championship rings, Jackso...

Can The Super Bowl Make You More Spiritual?

Next Avenue | Posted 02.03.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Gerber If you watch the Super Bowl only for the ads, you’re missing out on some valuable Buddhist teaching...


The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.08.2013 | Los Angeles

Better late than never! NBA coaching legend Phil Jackson is finally making it official with long-time girlfriend Jeanie Buss, executive vice presi...

D'Antoni's Defense Is Destroying Lakers Playoff Hopes

Tyler R. Tynes | Posted 02.11.2013 | Sports
Tyler R. Tynes

With playoff hopes fading for the Lakers, the team needs to get their act together, and fast. The City of Angels might just be a correct nickname for the club offensively (7th in NBA in scoring) but it's looked rather ghoulish on the other side of the ball.

Who Is the Better Coach, Phil Jackson or Gregg Popovich?

Quora | Posted 01.26.2013 | Sports

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Dave Hogg, Freelance Sportswriter in Detroit Popovich.Phil Jackson is a wonderful manager of...

Can Michelle Obama Help Phil's Relationship?

Posted 11.23.2012 | Sports

By Jose Martinez, Complex Sports Ever since the Los Angeles Lakers made a split second decision and hired Mike D'Antoni, there's one person besides...

Magic Rips Lakers For Hiring D'Antoni

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 11.15.2012 | Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers' decision to hire Mike D'Antoni instead of Phil Jackson as their head coach hasn't been sitting well with Lakers legend Magic J...

15 Questions About the Lakers Head Coach Circus

Etan Thomas | Posted 01.13.2013 | Sports
Etan Thomas

Is winning a championship really their immediate goal? Or was this entire circus more about egos?

VOTE: Did Lakers Make Right Choice?

Posted 11.13.2012 | Sports

There's a new coach in Laker Land, and his name isn't Phil Jackson. Since the Zen Master was apparently "asking for the moon," according to Mike B...