Phil Jackson was known during his coaching days for being able to plant ideas and beliefs into the heads of his players through carefully calculated statements and stories. What makes you think anything he is doing right now would be different from that?

In only his second tweet since Christmas, Jackson took a shot at Carmelo Anthony (and Michael Graham, weirdly) by validating an article written in Bleacher Report. Ben Maller believes that Phil planted this story in an attempt to get Melo out of New York. Listen below.

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