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Jackson uses tweet to tweak Pippen

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Phil Jackson is still coaching.

The 13-time NBA champion (11 rings as a coach, two as a player) seems to enjoy tweaking his former players on Twitter.


Scottie Pippen tweeted a photo of himself shooting free throws Monday night, Jackson responded, “free throws always were you Achilles heel. It’s never too late to get it right.”Jackson is correct. Pippen shot just 69.3 percent from the foul line in 12 ­seasons with the Bulls (70.4 percent for his career). But Jackson wasn’t that much better, hitting 73.6 percent of his free throws in 12 NBA seasons.

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