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Wednesday, May 8, 2013
NBA Coaches of the Year

Associated Press

2013 -- George Karl, Denver

2012 -- Gregg Popovich, San Antonio

2011 -- Tom Thibodeau, Chicago

2010 -- Scott Brooks, Oklahoma City

2009 -- Mike Brown, Cleveland

2008 -- Byron Scott, New Orleans

2007 -- Sam Mitchell, Toronto

2006 -- Avery Johnson, Dallas

2005 -- Mike D'Antoni, Phoenix

2004 -- Hubie Brown, Memphis

2003 -- Gregg Popovich, San Antonio

2002 -- Rick Carlisle, Detroit

2001 -- Larry Brown, Philadelphia

2000 -- Glenn Rivers, Orlando

1999 -- Mike Dunleavy, Portland

1998 -- Larry Bird, Indiana

1997 -- Pat Riley, Miami

1996 -- Phil Jackson, Chicago

1995 -- Del Harris, L.A. Lakers

1994 -- Lenny Wilkens, Atlanta

1993 -- Pat Riley, New York

1992 -- Don Nelson, Golden State

1991 -- Don Chaney, Houston

1990 -- Pat Riley, L.A. Lakers

1989 -- Cotton Fitzsimmons, Phoenix

1988 -- Doug Moe, Denver

1987 -- Mike Schuler, Portland

1986 -- Mike Fratello, Atlanta

1985 -- Don Nelson, Milwaukee

1984 -- Frank Layden, Utah

1983 -- Don Nelson, Milwaukee

1982 -- Gene Shue, Washington

1981 -- Jack McKinney, Indiana

1980 -- Bill Fitch, Boston

1979 -- Cotton Fitzsimmons, Kansas City

1978 -- Hubie Brown, Atlanta

1977 -- Tom Nissalke, Houston

1976 -- Bill Fitch, Cleveland

1975 -- Phil Johnson, Kansas City-Omaha

1974 -- Ray Scott, Detroit

1973 -- Tom Heinsohn, Boston

1972 -- Bill Sharman, L.A. Lakers

1971 -- Dick Motta, Chicago

1970 -- Red Holzman, New York

1969 -- Gene Shue, Baltimore

1968 -- Richie Guerin, St. Louis

1967 -- Johnny Kerr, Chicago

1966 -- Dolph Schayes, Philadelphia

1965 -- Red Auerbach, Boston

1964 -- Alex Hannum, San Francisco

1963 -- Harry Gallatin, St. Louis