That has been the talk for much of the day, and with good reason. Although Jackson doesn’t really have any experience in a front office position, he does, obviously, have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the game of basketball. It certainly would create quite an intrigue around the league to see if he has what it takes to help right the ship for this struggling Knicks organization with so many movable parts.
According to Chris Broussard of ESPN, Jackson is all but ready to give it a go for the franchise he once played for:
All indications are that Phil Jackson will accept the New York Knicks’ offer to join the club’s front office, according to a league source.