Jackson unsure if Lakers will pay him

Updated: December 21, 2009, 1:26 AM ET
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Phil Jackson shed some light on his uncertain coaching future but still left the picture somewhat cloudy, saying whether the Los Angeles Lakers repeat as NBA champions will be a big factor -- but not the only one -- in determining whether he returns.

Speaking prior to the Lakers-Nets game, and with word out that Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant are making progress on signing three-year contract extensions, Jackson said the long-term locking up of those two stars ...

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