In January 2011 he reiterated that it would be his final season explaining that in the past there was the possibility that maybe he would reconsider. 704). Jackson cites Robert Pirsig's book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance as one of the major guiding forces in his life.
704). His next team the Los Angeles Lakers won five NBA titles from 2000 until 2010. He is the author of several candid books about his teams and his basketball strategies.