This is crazy! Phil really knows how to discipline his players. This was a great idea on Phil’s part. Usually, coaches would just brush it off, but we all know, Phil is no ordinary coach!
L.A. Times: Jackson worked his players for three-plus hours at the team’s training facility.
He said it was because his team “is not playing well” after two exhibition losses in Europe, because the Lakers were “out of focus a little bit” and because they didn’t “have a lot of practice time” while in London to play the Minnesota Timberwolves and in Barcelona, Spain, to play FC Barcelona.