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Jackson declines overture to coach Brooklyn Nets

Jackson declines overture to coach Brooklyn Nets

CNNSI.com ESPN.com Updated May 7, 2013
NEW YORK -- Phil Jackson has informed the Brooklyn Nets that he is not interested in the team's head coaching position, an NBA source confirmed to SI.com. Jackson, 67, is not believed to be interested in coaching again. A source familiar with Jackson's …
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  • Video - Source: Jackson Not Interested In Nets' Job 00:54

    Source: Jackson Not Interested In Nets' Job

    May 7
    ESPNNewYork.com's Mike Mazzeo discusses what's next for the Nets after Phil Jackson informed them that he is not interested in their head coaching position.
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