Discussion

Phil Jackson, Jeanie Buss engaged

Updated: January 4, 2013, 12:01 PM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPN.com

Phil Jackson may not have signed on for another run as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, but he's about to join the Laker family nonetheless.

The 11-time NBA champion coach popped the question to his longtime girlfriend, Lakers executive vice president Jeanie Buss, over the the Christmas holiday, and she accepted.

On Thursday, Buss tweeted a picture of a diamond ring with the caption: "Twitter family -- Phil finally gave me that ring I wanted ! :-) "

"I'm beyond ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Streaking Clips Clinch Spot
    Chris Paul put up 25 points as the Clippers won their sixth in a row to secure a franchise-best fourth straight playoff berth.

ALSO SEE

MORE NBA HEADLINES