Phil Jackson gets engaged to Jeanie Buss

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Phil Jackson gets engaged to Jeanie Buss

From Comcast SportsNetLOS ANGELES (AP) -- Known for getting rings, Phil Jackson finally has given one as well.The retired coach, who won 11 NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls, is engaged to longtime girlfriend and Lakers executive Jeanie Buss.Buss posted a picture Thursday night on her official Twitter account of her left hand with a diamond ring on her finger.The accompanying tweet read "Twitter family -- Phil finally gave me that ring I wanted!" followed by a smiley face.Buss later confirmed the engagement to ESPN.com, saying she received the ring at Christmas and she's "beyond happy."The 67-year-old Jackson and 51-year-old Buss have been dating since 1999.Jackson nearly returned to the Lakers in November, but the team opted for coach Mike D'Antoni.

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Cubs wear NFL jerseys for themed road trip

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Cubs wear NFL jerseys for themed road trip

The Cubs headed to Cincinnati in style Thursday night for their final regular-season series of the season.

In what may or may not be the last themed trip of the year implemented by Joe Maddon, Cubs players sported NFL jerseys while they hit the road and some of them are unique.

Kris Bryant went old school with a retro Mike Ditka home jersey while David Ross and Pedro Strop rocked the Bo Jackson home and away Oakland Raiders jersey:

Five Cubs players wore Walter Payton jerseys to represent the Bears:

Here is the full team picture, courtesy of Ross' Twitter account:

 

Other notables: Jason Heyward in a Cam Newton jersey, Jon Lester in a Matt Ryan jersey and the Cubs rookies in cheerleader outfits. Priceless.