Many see Phil Jackson and James Dolan as adversaries vying for the soul of the Knicks. But if this relationship is going to work, it has to be more Inception than Godzilla.
There are two things and really two things only to know about the New York Knicks' now-apparently-imminent hiring of Phil Jackson to head up basketball operations. These two things have both been written about and argued for at length but where the narrative up to now errs is that it poses them as conflicting viewpoints on the hire when, in reality, they're both true.
Yes, this will probably fail. And yes, it's still the right move.
Pau Gasol's charitable donation to Philippines disaster relief in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan inspired his former coach, as well as a group on Reddit, to make donations of their own.