By Kirsten Fleming. Sitting in the lobby of the St. Her father was Dr. He died in from cancer. His daughter, who is now president and co-owner of the storied Los Angeles franchise she and her five siblings split majority ownership , is in New York to represent her team at the NBA Board of Governors meetings. And though there is no replacement for precious daddy-daughter time, another man is making the Big Apple a sweet destination for her. Buss, 53, is engaged to Phil Jackson , who in March was named president of the Knicks. Jackson relocated from their Playa del Rey, Calif.
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Jeanie went to school at USC and studied business administration. She posed nude for Playboy magazine in , and two years later she posed naked for Sports Illustrated. Jeanie Buss gives the thumbs up next to the Lakers championship trophy. Jeanie Buss smiles and holds up a smooth rock which is supposed to be lucky given to her by fiancee Phil Jackson. I know it's too much of a stretch to inteview for Brian Shaw as coach, so when are you and Phil getting married? We need another great basketball mind in management. It's a great formula.
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I feel I've matured into a woman who's confident in her sexuality, in how she looks and takes care of herself. People have preconceived notions about the children of the boss. But anyone who knows me knows what I can do. At the barely adult age of 19, Jeanie was named general manager of the Los Angeles Strings professional tennis team while finishing her education at USC. The careers — yes, plural — that came after followed a similarly impressive arc. Beyond nepotism, Jeanie has thrived in an arena that few women have been able to conquer— succeed in the male-dominated world of pro sports ownership. But the honest and true reason Buss posed for Playboy is simple.