NBA Coach of The Year Winners

Last Modified Jan 21, 2019 11:39 GMT

NBA Coach of The Year award is presented to the Best NBA Coach of the Season and is selected by a panel of Sportswriters. 40 coaches have won the award, since it's inception in 1962-63.

Here is the full list of NBA Coach of The Year award winners:

SeasonCoachTeam
1962-63Harry GallatinSt. Louis Hawks
1963-64Alex HannumSan Francisco Warriors
1964-65Red AuerbachBoston Celtics
1965-66Dolph SchayesPhiladelphia 76ers
1966-67Johnny KerrChicago Bulls
1967-68Richie GuerinSt. Louis Hawks
1968-69Gene ShueBaltimore Bullets
1969-70Red HolzmanNew York Knicks
1970-71Dick MottaChicago Bulls
1971-72Bill SharmanLos Angeles Lakers
1972-73Tom HeinsohnBoston Celtics
1973-74Ray ScottDetroit Pistons
1974-75Phil JohnsonKansas City - Omaha Kings
1975-76Bill FitchCleveland Cavaliers
1976-77Tom NissalkeHouston Rockets
1977-78Hubie BrownAtlanta Hawks
1978-79Cotton FitzsimmonsKansas City Kings
1979-80Bill FitchBoston Celtics
1980-81Jack McKinneyIndiana Pacers
1981-82Gene ShueWashington Bullets
1982-83Don NelsonMilwaukee Bucks
1983-84Frank LaydenUtah Jazz
1984-85Don NelsonMilwaukee Bucks
1985-86Mike FratelloAtlanta Hawks
1986-87Mike SchulerPortland Trail Blazers
1987-88Doug MoeDenver Nuggets
1988-89Cotton FitzsimmonsPhoenix Suns
1989-90Pat RileyLos Angeles Lakers
1990-91Don ChaneyHouston Rockets
1991-92Don NelsonGolden State Warriors
1992-93Pat RileyNew York Knicks
1993-94Lenny WilkensAtlanta Hawks
1994-95Del HarrisLos Angeles Lakers
1995-96Phil JacksonChicago Bulls
1996-97Pat RileyMiami Heat
1997-98Larry BirdIndiana Pacers
1998-99Mike DunleavyPortland Trail Blazers
1999-00Doc RiversOrlando Magic
2000-01Larry BrownPhiladelphia 76ers
2001-02Rick CarlisleDetroit Pistons
2002-03Gregg PopovichSan Antonio Spurs
2003-04Hubie BrownMemphis Grizzlies
2004-05Mike D'AntoniPhoenix Suns
2005-06Avery JohnsonDallas Mavericks
2006-07Sam MitchellToronto Raptors
2007-08Byron ScottNew Orleans Hornets
2008-09Mike BrownCleveland Cavaliers
2009-10Scott BrooksOklahoma City Thunder
2010-11Tom ThibodeauChicago Bulls
2011-12Gregg PopovichSan Antonio Spurs
2012-13George KarlDenver Nuggets
2013-14Gregg PopovichSan Antonio Spurs
2014-15Mike BudenholzerAtlanta Hawks
2015-16Steve KerrGolden State Warriors
2016-17Mike D'AntoniHouston Rockets
2017-18Dwane CaseyToronto Raptors


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