Basketball Books to Read Before You DieHis next team, the Los Angeles Lakers, won five championships from until He also won two championships as a player with the Knicks in and , and holds the NBA record for the most combined championships 13 as a player and a head coach. He also has the highest winning percentage of any NBA coach. Jackson is known for his use of Tex Winter's triangle offense as well as a holistic approach to coaching that is influenced by Eastern philosophy, earning him the nickname "Zen Master". Jackson cites Robert Pirsig's book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance as one of the major guiding forces in his life. He also applies Native American spiritual practices as documented in his book Sacred Hoops. He is the author of several candid books about his teams and his basketball strategies.
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