Phil Jackson Joined Twitter And His First Tweet Was... Surprising

3/27/13 in NBA   |   natsaar   |   160 respect

April 22, 2011; New Orleans, LA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson during the first half in game three of the first round of the 2011 NBA playoffs against the New Orleans Hornets at the New Orleans Arena. The Lakers defeated the Hornets 100-86.    Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-US PRESSWIREIt's inevitable that everyone will join Twitter at some point, and Wednesday was that day for Phil Jackson (@philjackson11).

His longtime partner and fiance Jeanie Buss let the Twitter world know it was him by tweeting:


Then everyone waited for a really long time to see what the Zen Master's first tweet would be.

Maybe something enlightening, or encouraging, or even promotional. But everyone got something even better when he tweeted:


Now, we've all been educated by Phil on the proper way to consume peyote, but is it possible he took some of his own advice before jumping into this first tweet?

Possibly. How else do you explain it?

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3/28/13   |   Dan_B   |   1067 respect

Pat wrote:
He also has one of the greatest profile pics ever:

The only thing that could top that is John Wooden on Twitter and all of his rings...

3/27/13   |   Pat   |   5234 respect

He also has one of the greatest profile pics ever: