Phil Jackson says Lakers dynasty broke up because of Shaq’s ‘clown role’ | For The Win

| March 1, 2014

Phil Jackson says Lakers dynasty broke up because of Shaq’s ‘clown role’

By SEAN HIGHKIN 5 hours ago

(Photo via USA TODAY Sports Images)(Photo via USA TODAY Sports Images)

BOSTON — As arguably the greatest coach in basketball history, Phil Jackson won 11 championships with Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant.

If anybody would know the differences between those all-time greats, it’s him. In a panel at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, Jackson shed some light on their work ethics.

“Shaq didn’t work at it,” Jackson said.

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