That generated plenty of backlash, and today, the Knicks president responded.
It’s worth noting when a comparison is stylistic or qualitative, and there similarities in style between Curry and Abdul-Rauf (at least if you squint hard enough to look past how much better Curry is than Abdul-Rauf).
Of course, Jackson knew that when he sent his initial, vague tweet. And he knew how people would take it.
But he got everyone talking about Phil Jackson, so mission accomplished.