Phil Jackson learned to coach from Red Holzman, and he practiced the craft on superstars like Michael Jordan, Shaq
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Phil Jackson, who has won NBA titles in two cities, and Roy Williams, who has taken two schools to NCAA championship games, topped a class of seven selected Monday to enter the Basketball Hall of Fame in September.
Phil Jackson, Chris Mullin and Dick Vitale led the list of 15 finalists for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame announced during the NBA's All-Star weekend Friday.
League sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday that the Lakers likely will seek permission from UConn to contact Jim Calhoun.