Phil Jackson, Knicks to Celebrate 1973 Title
Jackson and the rest of the Knicks’ 1973 championship team will be honored Friday night as the franchise celebrates the 40th anniversary of its last title. It will be Jackson’s first appearance at the Garden in two years, since his retirement as the Los Angeles Lakers’ coach in 2011.
The 1973 team will be honored at halftime of the Knicks-Bucks game. All of the living members are expected, including Willis Reed, Walt Frazier, Earl Monroe, Bill Bradley, Dick Barnett, Henry Bibby, John Gianelli, Jerry Lucas, Dean Meminger and Harthorne Wingo.