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NBA Coast to Coast: Phil Jackson takes responsibility for Knicks' woes
NBA Coast to Coast: Phil Jackson takes responsibility for Knicks' woes

Phil Jackson offered a mea culpa for the New York Knicks' awful first half of the season but said he's doing what's best for the franchise's future. Days after trading away two of the team's best players and getting little in return, Jackson asked fans not to blame coach Derek Fisher because what's shaping up as the worst season in franchise history is his responsibility. The Knicks fell to an NBA-worst 5-35 with their 110-82 loss to Charlotte to extend the longest single-season skid in team history to 15 games. “In anticipating that we were going to be better, that we were giving hope to our fans that maybe there was a possible playoff opportunity...

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