E.S.P.JEN: The Biggest Debate Answered – Phil Jackson Says Michael Jordan Is Better Than Kobe [VIDEO]

Former NBA head coach Phil Jackson’s upcoming memoir Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success touches on some serious topics.

One topic that he speaks on and the question that everyone’s has debated over who’s the better basketball player between Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant.

Phil stopped by The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and finally spoke on the matter.

So who did he say was better? None other than Michael Jordan and he explains how he came to this conclusion:

Phil didn’t stop there though, he also addressed the Lakers’ disastrous season and why hiring Coach Mike D’Antoni was the worst thing the organization could’ve done:

There you have it folks. Coach Phil Jackson is the only person besides the man upstairs who can speak on who’s better. He coached both players for years, won rings with them, and knows them very well.

But, who do you think is better?