Stephen A. Smith goes nuclear on Phil Jackson and his tenure with the New York Knicks ESPN Screen Shot

The segment starts, “I’ll get into my disgust with Phil Jackson in just a second.”

And it was downhill from there.

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Stephen A. Smith, on First Take on ESPN, eviscerated the New York Knicks’ President – and echoed sentiments a lot of Knicks fans may be thinking.

He called the organization an “embarrassment,” and praised their up-and-coming star,  Kristaps Porzingis, for skipping the season-ending team meetings in a show of frustration.  He ripped into Jackson for a public display of “venom and hostility” against Carmelo Antony, and said the former coaching great is a “disgrace” who needs to “get the hell out of New York  City, big time.”

Beware the mouth that roars.

Ray Marcano About the author:
Ray grew up in the Bronx, New York, so no surprise --- he's a lifelong New York Yankee fan. He's suffered through the last 40 years of bad New York hoops (he's a Knicks fan) and gets occasional giggles from the Rangers (NHL finals last year!).  In addition to his ...Read more
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