Books by Phil Jackson

List with a summary of the featured bibliography of the author Phil Jackson, with a brief synopsis of each recommended book.

Basic Data about the Author:

Literary genres: Sports - Basketball - NBA

Featured books

Eleven RIngs

Book: Eleven RIngs

Author: Phil Jackson

Description: During his storied career as head coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, Phil Jackson won more championships than any coach in the history of professional sports. Even more important, he succeeded in never wavering from coaching his way, from a place of deep values. Jackson was tagged as the “Zen master” half in jest by sportswriters, but the nickname speaks to an important truth: this is a coach who inspired, not goaded; who led by awakening and challenging the better angels of his players’... (keep reading...)

More Than a Game

Book: More Than a Game

Author: Phil Jackson and Charley Rosen

Description: Phil Jackson, One of the great coaches on NBA history reveals how he turned the Lakers around, teaching discipline to a seemingly undisciplined team and leading the Lakers to a world championship, and examines the key role of the Triangle offense... (Note this book talks about the Michael Jordan Bulls and Jackson's first years with the Lakers, it does not include the post Shaq Lakers)

Phil Jackson is the most celebrated coach in basketball today, earning that respect by guiding his teams in Chicago and... (keep reading...)

The Last Season: A Team In Search Of Its Soul

Book: The Last Season: A Team In Search Of Its Soul

Author: Phil Jackson

Description: One of the most successful coaches in the history of professional basketball offers his own take on his turbulent 2003-2004 season with the Los Angeles Lakers, chronicling the difficulties faced by the team--difficult relationships, public feuds, the Kobe Bryant trial, contract disputes, and injuries--and their successful journey to the NBA finals...

For the countless basketball fans who were spellbound by the Los Angeles Lakers’ 2003– 2004 high-wire act, this book is a rare and phenomenal treat.

In... (keep reading...)