Aside from the joy naturally accompanying a win (ugly as it might have been), tonight's 99-97 win over the Charlotte Bobcats was an especially happy occasion as it allowed Phil Jackson to pass Pat Riley for the most wins as a Lakers coach. Here are some videos of PJ talking after the game about this memorable day in purple and gold history.
Jackson, on his expectations upon being hired for his first stint back in 1999:
Jackson, on his relationship with Riley, which is based in mutual respect:
Jackson, on the notion of coming back in 2005 for a second stint as coach:
Jackson, on his mentor Tex Winter: