Agence France-PresseMarch 18, 2014 18:01
Phil Jackson was officially announced as the New York Knicks new president Tuesday, returning to the NBA team where he got his start and vowing to help turn the struggling club around.
The 68-year-old Hall of Famer, who has won a record 13 NBA titles as a player and coach, said his aim is to bring a winning tradition back to New York.
"I am going to jump in with both feet," Jackson said during a news conference at Madison Square Garden. "We want to build a team.
"We're going to make one step at a time. I think that's the most important thing.