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Mark Jackson takes subtle jab at Steph's Finals MVP nod

Mark Jackson watched the Warriors flourish throughout the 2021-22 NBA season, into the postseason and through the NBA Finals. And when Golden State was crowned champions, again, on Thursday night following a Game 6 win over the Boston Celtics at TD Garden, Jackson couldn’t help but take a jab at his former team.
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Andrew Bogut: ‘Well-noted church’ in locker room hurts Mark Jackson’s NBA coaching chances

Former NBA center Andrew Bogut, who won a championship with the Warriors in 2015, believes there is something hurting Mark Jackson’s chances at landing another NBA coaching job. “I think everyone deserves a second chance, and he will eventually get another chance,” Bogut said during an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit. “But the well-noted church within a locker room, I think, hurts his job prospects.” In May, House of Strauss reported a 2016 ESPN story that was never published contained allegations that Jackson used religious rhetoric to create a divisive environment and promote an “us against them” atmosphere with between...
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Mark Jackson throws jab at Warriors dynasty during Game 3

Mark Jackson has never shied away from throwing subtle jabs at the Warriors, and the former Dubs coach turned ESPN broadcaster weighed in again Wednesday during Golden State’s 116-100 loss to the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the NBA Finals. With the Warriors trailing 82-73 midway through the...

‘NYC Point Gods’: Docu On Kenny Anderson, Mark Jackson, Stephon Marbury & Others Gets Showtime Airdate

Click here to read the full article. Yessss! Showtime has set a summer premiere date for NYC Point Gods, a feature-length documentary on the enduring impact of New York City point guards who honed their craft on the city’s playgrounds and high school gyms in the 1980s and ’90s. The pic from Showtime Documentary Films and Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman’s Boardroom tips off at 9 p.m. Friday, July 29, on the premium cable net. NYC Point Gods features a who’s who of point guard deities: Kenny Anderson, Mark Jackson, Stephon Marbury, Kenny Smith, Rod Strickland, Dwayne “Pearl” Washington, Rafer Alston and God Shammgod....

Ethan Strauss discusses prospect of Mark Jackson coaching again

Mark Jackson remains one of the more unique cases we’ve ever seen when it comes to a former NBA coach not being able to get another shot. Jackson was very successful in his first, and so far only, coaching stint in the NBA, turning the 23-win Warriors into a 51-win team all in the span of three seasons. Yet, Jackson was fired after the 2013-14 season and has not been able to land another job for a variety of reasons, many of which were recently laid out in former Warriors beat writer Ethan Strauss’ latest piece on his ‘House of Strauss’ Substack.
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Lakers interview Mark Jackson, but would he be a good fit?

The Los Angeles Lakers are considering hiring Mark Jackson as their next head coach. Jackson has been linked to the team since former head coach Frank Vogel was relieved of his duties shortly after the season ended. Last week, the Lakers began planning their next steps, conducting an interview with Jackson to evaluate his fit with the regime.