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Phil Jackson Net Worth

Phil Jackson Net Worth is
$45 Million

Phil Jackson Bio/Wiki 2018

Former Basket Ball player and Trainer. To talk about Phil Jackson will be to talk about among the best trainers in the history of Basket ball. Jackson can be a former NBA player who played professionally from 1967-1980. Phil Jackson is considered among the best coaches of time and has 11 NBA championships, more than another trainer. A pure bred American by birth, Montana produced Phil had an extremely spiritual history as both his parents were in the ministry of God.He grew up playing Varsity Basket ball as well as a little football and baseball. He’s married twice and has five children and seven grandchildren.

Phil Jackson Net Worth $45 Million

He’s confessed to using Cannabis and LSD before. Jackson was identified as having prostate cancer in March 2011. Jackson told the Lakers players in May 2011, when five children were involved with a second-round playoff series against the Mavericks. Jackson determined to delay his operation until after the playoffs. Though Jackson was sensible, hard working, and a great all round sportsman, he was never a star player. Jackson retired from play in 1980. His job as a trainer saw him instruct the lower level professional league first. Jackson and the Bulls made the playoffs every year, and neglected to win the title just three times. Jackson follows the Zen principle while training which he considers is crucial n the reason behind his success. With his family being intensely involved in spiritual actions, it was like absolutely affirmed he would follow their footsteps. Jackson was paid a staggering $11 million to coach the Lakers for three seasons and this reveals the caliber of the guy.2007 found him win his 900th match and his salary was a tremendous $10,000,000 a year. His house may be worth a plush $6.2 million and the old man has perhaps everything that any other trainer craves at that age. Part of his cash came from composing as well. Forbes identified him among the most affluent trainers of the year 2010 11.

Than being a player, Phil made most of his cash by being the trainer of some the greatest teams to play Basket ball. This net worth of 45 million is rather an enormous sum of money because he’s not only an effective basketball player but he’s also called a successful professional basketball coach who has led several well-known teams to win the prestigious prizes in the NBA contest. During his career as an expert basketball trainer so when a player, Phil has won eleven NBA titles. This makes the player the most successful NBA coach in the history. Although retired,you will find conjectures he would return to training again,if so,it’d be millions galore for Jackson again. In the exact same year Jackson was named among the ten best NBA trainers of all time by vote in a unranked compilation. During the time Jackson was in his 8th year training; in the seven years earlier he trained 574 matches and won 414, with just 160 losses, and had a win-loss percentage of 72.1% the best of any trainer on the list at that time. Jackson continued his success in his later career; Sources of various sports bureaus now support he is the most sought trainer for any professional basket ball team. Phil supports the American Indian College Fund and the Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.He recently contributed $2 million the kids s house. Jackson can also be part of the Swift Eagle Charitable Foundation. In 2002 and 2010 Jackson received the Amos Alonzo Stagg Training Award in the United States Sports Academy.

Net Worth$45 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 17, 1945
Place Of BirthDeer Lodge, Montana, United States
Height6 ft 7 in (2.03 m)
Weight220 lbs (100 kg)
ProfessionCoach, Basketball Coach, Basketball player
EducationUniversity of North Dakota, Williston High School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseJune Jackson (m. 1974–2000), Maxine Jackson (m. 1967–1972)
PartnerJeanie Buss
NicknamesPhilip Douglas Jackson, Bones, PJ, Head n' Shoulders, Action Jackson, Zen Master, Philip Douglas "Phil" Jackson
AwardsNBA Coach of the Year Award, NBA All-Rookie Team, Best Coach/Manager ESPY Awards,
1Uses eastern philosophy (notably his beliefs in Zen Buddhism) in his coaching basketball teams.
2Natty dress attire
1If you meet the Buddha in the lane, feed him the ball.
2Always keep an open mind and a compassionate heart.
3Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
4Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
5I gave it my body and mind, but I have kept my soul.
1After being away from the NBA for a year, has re-signed with the Los Angeles Lakers as head coach. [June 2005]
2Coach of the Los Angeles Lakers [September 1999]
3Release of his book, "The Last Season: A Team in Search of its Soul". [2004]
4Engaged to Jeanie Buss [January 3, 2013].
5Considered among the all-time greatest NBA head-coaches with his 11 Championships, his first six were as a coach of Chicago Bulls, in 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997 and 1998, with Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen his two top players. His five as head-coaching the Los Angales Lakers were in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009 and 2010. And his first two were as an athlete of the New York Knicks (original team name, Knickerbockers), were in 1970 and 1973. During one series, he was unable to play while recovering from an injury to his spine and spinal surgery.
6Played for the New York Knicks 1967-1978, and the New Jersey Nets 1978-1980. His 2 NBA Championship rings as an athlete were in 1970 and 1973. Was a player/assistant coach combo for the Nets.
7Divorced his second wife June when she refused to moved to Los Angeles, California after he was named head coach of the L.A. Lakers on June 16, 1999.
8Won a CBA (Continental Basketball Association) Championship as coach of the Albany (NY) Patroons in 1984.
9An All-American at the University of North Dakota.
10His parents were Pentecostal missionaries.


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Charlie Rose2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Daily Show2013TV SeriesHimself
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Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2012TV SeriesHimself - Former NBA Coach (segment "Philling Time")
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30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
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The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself
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17th Annual Trumpet Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan2008TV SeriesHimself
Class C: The Only Game in Town2008DocumentaryHimself - NBA Hall of Fame Coach
E:602007TV SeriesHimself - NBA Coach (segment "The Laker Girl")
In Search of Puppy Love2007DocumentaryHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
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The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
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CMI: The Chris Myers Interview2005TV SeriesHimself
Be Cool2005Himself (scenes deleted)
The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the World2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 2004 NBA Finals2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself (Coach - LA Lakers)
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2004TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2000-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
NBA Hardwood Classics2004TV SeriesHimself
Independent Lens2004TV Series documentary
After the Sunset2004Himself (uncredited)
Beyond the Glory2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Season Pass2003TV Series documentaryHimself
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Ultimate Jordan2001Video documentaryHimself
The 2000 NBA Finals2000TV SeriesHimself - Los Angeles Lakers Head Caoch
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2000 NBA All-Star Game2000TV MovieHimself - Western Conference Head Coach
2000 Essence Awards2000TV SpecialHimself
Michael Jordan: His Airness1999Video documentaryHimself
ESPN Friday Night Fights1999TV SeriesHimself
The 1997 NBA Finals1997TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Chicago Bulls Head Coach
The 1996 NBA Finals1996TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Chicago Bulls Head Coach
Michael Jordan, Above and Beyond1996Video documentaryHimself
1996 NBA All-Star Game1996TV SpecialHimself - Eastern Conference Head Coach
1992 NBA All-Star Game1992TV SpecialHimself - Eastern Conference Head Coach

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