Phil Jackson fastest to 1,100 wins

Updated: October 30, 2010, 10:31 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PHOENIX -- It took the Los Angeles Lakers only two games to collect their second win of the season, a 114-106 breezy victory against the Phoenix Suns, but for coach Phil Jackson, the win was a long time in coming.

Jackson became the fifth coach in league history to win 1,100 games, and he did it faster than the other four coaches, needing only 1,560 games to reach the mark (a .705 winning percentage).

"It's kind of overwhelming how many it is," Jackson said. "It took 20 ...

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