The Denver Nuggets have fired Phil Jackson favorite Brian Shaw. While Jackson isn't expected to replace Derek Fisher it would be a wise move if the New York Knicks were able to add Shaw to their coaching staff.
The Nuggets have fired Brian Shaw as head coach, which won't help much - http://t.co/ISmSNTO7Wn— Kelly Dwyer (@KDonhoops) March 3, 2015
As soon as Phil Jackson re-joined the New York Knicks organization one of the first rumors was that he'd try to pry Brian Shaw away from the Denver Nuggets via trade. As it turns out, his plan was to hire Steve Kerr. Kerr instead joined the Golden State Warriors. Then jcckson turned to Derek Fisher.
In his first season as head coach Fisher's Knicks have been the worst team in the NBA. That being said, he's been learning on the job with a roster filled with players that are either not very good or players without a future in New York. It's not an excuse for the worst record in the NBA but it's a reason.Read more... Join the Conversation...