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Phil Jackson engaged to longtime girlfriend Jeanie Buss

The hand of Jeanie Buss, girlfriend of former Lakers coach Phil Jackson and daughter of Lakers owner Jerry Buss, is seen sporting a ring in this TwitPic from Jeanie Buss' Twitter account on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (twitter.com/JeanieBuss)

January 3, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
Phil Jackson is engaged to Jeanie Buss, his longtime girlfriend and daughter of Lakers owner Jerry Buss.

Jeanie Buss tweeted a photo of a ring on her finger Thursday.

"Phil finally gave me that ring I wanted!" she said in the tweet.

Buss said she received the ring at Christmas. Jackson, 67, and Buss, 51, have been dating since 1999.