Keidel: Aside From LeBron, Mark Jackson Had To Be Most DeflatedGenerally, a new coach inherits the very vulnerable team that got the prior coach fired. Which is why, aside from LeBron, the most viscerally defeated or deflated man in the building was Mark Jackson.
Warriors Introduce Steve Kerr As New CoachThe Golden State Warriors wanted Steve Kerr from the start but still wondered about his ability to coach. Kerr had his own questions for the Warriors before being convinced to take the job, notably what led to the bitter divorce between the team and Mark Jackson.
Ex-Warriors Coach Mark Jackson Reportedly Being Interviewed By KnicksJust days after the New York Knicks were spurned by new Warriors coach Steve Kerr, the team appears to be courting Kerr’s predecessor.
GameDay: New Warriors Coach Steve Kerr A Familiar Choice For Owner Joe LacobPeople like familiarity. That’s why Steve Kerr is the new coach of the Warriors. Owner Joe Lacob has known him for 20 years. General Manager Bob Myers did business with him when he was an agent, and Kerr was the GM for Phoenix. Kerr even knows Joe’s son, Kirk, who is the Warriors assistant general manager.
Mark Jackson On Radio Show: Somebody Else Is Going To Get My BabyFormer Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson appeared on the syndicated Dan Patrick Show on Wednesday to discuss his firing, which has been met with overwhelmingly negative response by fans and many pundits.
Daily Madden: Warriors Owner Shows You Better Get Along With The BossAfter firing Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson, owner Joe Lacob told reporters that Jackson will need to do a better job of 'managing up and sideways' in his next job. Jackson was let go despite two consecutive winning seasons and playoff appearances.
GameDay: Was Firing Jackson The Right Move?Whoever said winning cures all ills is wrong. Mark Jackson is living proof after getting the boot from the Warriors, despite 51 wins and a second straight playoff appearance.
Warriors Fire Head Coach Mark JacksonGolden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson has been fired following a meeting with the team's ownership group.
Warriors Players Stephen Curry, David Lee Want Mark Jackson To Return As CoachAs co-captains and team leaders, Stephen Curry and David Lee carry the loudest voices in the Golden State Warriors locker room, which is why what they said Monday is significant.
Warriors Facing Elimination As They Host Clippers For Game 6Warriors coach Mark Jackson said his players have been just as drained the past five days by the Sterling scandal. But he downplayed the impact the ruling had on either team.
Warriors Reportedly Fired Assistant For Secretly Recording ConversationsThe hush-hush firing of Golden State Warriors assistant coach Darren Erman earlier this month appears to have come after he was caught recording a number of private conversations.
Warriors Coach Says Fans Should Boycott Game 5 Over Sterling's CommentsGolden State coach Mark Jackson has a suggestion for fans of both the Warriors and the Clippers: Don’t show up for Game 5 in Los Angeles on Tuesday night.
Warriors Quiet Growing Chatter, Roll Past Jazz, 130-102After another weird week in a season full of drama, the Golden State Warriors figured winning was the best way to quiet the growing chatter surrounding coach Mark Jackson’s job.
GameDay: Weighing Mark Jackson’s Future With The WarriorsThe latest speculation over Mark Jackson’s future stems from his demotion of assistant Brian Scalabrine to Santa Cruz, and an article which used unnamed sources essentially saying Warriors management is not on Jackson’s bus. But the last time I looked, the wheels were still on and Jackson was still the driver.
Warriors Coach Sinks Record Holder Steph Curry In 3-Point ContestSteph Curry has broken a lot of ground during his time in Oakland but the young guard, who holds the record for 3-point shots made in a season and was the first Golden State Warrior in decades to start the NBA All-Star Game, doesn’t hold any bragging rights over Head Coach Mark Jackson.