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Report: Phil Jackson expected to finalize contract with Knicks by end of week

Mar 11, 2014, 11:25 AM EDT

As the Phil Jackson turns.

Another day, another report.

Chris Broussard of ESPN:

As a reminder, here’s what Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported yesterday:

Maybe this just comes down to how you define “close.” Is the end of the week “close”?

If that’s not the issue, I’m intrigued by two of most prominent NBA reporters essentially reporting opposite scenarios. Both, to some degree, are putting their reputations on the line.

No matter what Jackson decides, I look forward to reading his version of this saga in his next book. Should make for an interesting chapter.

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