Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Greatest Coaches Countdown - #49 Gregg Popovich

Sport: NBA
Stops: Spurs (1996 - Present)
Record: 686 - 330 (.675 Winning Percentage)
Championships: 4

Fun Facts
  1. Popovich is one of four NBA coaches who have at least 100 playoff wins. The others are Phil Jackson, Pat Riley & Larry Brown.
  2. The '96 - '97 season was the only one of his Spurs coaching career that the Spurs did not make the playoffs.
  3. Popovich was named NBA Coach of the Year in 2003.

Below is a video were Popovich shows off his sense of humor against Shaq & the Phoenix Suns.

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