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Source: Phil Jackson declines Nets

Updated: May 8, 2013, 10:12 AM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

The Brooklyn Nets' next head coach will not be Phil Jackson.

Jackson informed the team that he is not interested in their head-coaching vacancy, a source confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com.

The Nets had made the 11-time NBA coaching champion their No. 1 target to replace P.J. Carlesimo, who was dismissed after serving as interim coach for most of last season.

Although Jackson passed on the Nets' job, a source with knowledge of the Hall of Fame coach's ...

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