before he arrived or since he left."
Phil Jax will never, ever get the credit he deserves. It’s a similair phenomena to when Riles was with the Lakers. No matter how many games and/or titles his Showtimers would win, Riley would never recognized.
Two factors as to why Phil Jax is treated with the same nonchalance: The misperception (see above) that his teams merely "out-talent" opponents and more importantly, he doesn’t subscribe to typical coaching methods.