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NBA - who did/didn't they coach (Multiple choice)

Answer these questions about jobs these NBA coaches had.
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1. Let's start easy, which of these teams did Phil Jackson NOT coach?
Houston Rockets
Los Angeles Lakers
Chicago Bulls
2. Pat Riley is a 3-time winner of Coach of the Year Award and 5-time NBA champion as a coach. Which team did he NOT coach?
Los Angeles Lakers
New York Knicks
Detroit Pistons
Miami Heat
3. Now a question about 2002 Coach of the Year. Where did Rick Carlisle NOT work as a head coach?
Indiana Pacers
Portland Trail Blazers
Detroit Pistons
Dallas Mavericks
4. Head coach in the NBA since 1999. He coached 3 teams (he still coaches one of them): Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers. What is his name?
Rick Pitino
Doc Rivers
Alvin Gentry
Chris Ford
He is still (since 2013) head coach of LA Clippers
5. Byron Scott is a 3-time NBA champion as a player. He was head coach of all 4 teams given below, but which team did he lead to NBA Finals?
New Jersey Nets
Los Angeles Lakers
Cleveland Cavaliers
New Orleans Hornets
Scott coached Nets in Finals twice - in 2002 and 2003, they lost both.
6. Mike Brown, while coaching Cleveland Cavaliers, won Coach of the Year in 2009 and led them to NBA finals in 2007. Which team was he also head coach of?
Memphis Grizzlies
Washington Wizards
Los Angeles Lakers
Indiana Pacers
He coached them between 2011-2012.
7. 3-time NBA MVP and 3-time NBA champion as a player, Larry Bird did coach one team in his career, even leading it to NBA finals. Which team was it?
Indiana Pacers
Boston Celtics
Phoenix Suns
Seattle Supersonics
It was in year 2000, Pacers ultimately lost to LA Lakers.
8. A 2-time Coach of the Year, American of Italian descent, Mike D'Antoni was a head coach of 5 NBA teams. With which teams did he achieve the most(it was winning the award and going to Conference Finals with both)?
Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers
New York Knicks and Houston Rockets
Phoenix Suns and Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets and Denver Nuggets
With Suns - award in 2005, conf.finals in 2005 and 2006; with Rockets - award in 2017, conf.finals in 2018
9. In over 30 years of working as a head coach mostly in the NBA, George Karl coached 6 NBA teams. With which did he work the longest?
Milwaukee Bucks
Denver Nuggets
Seattle Supersonics
Cleveland Cavaliers
In years 2005-2013, Karl coached Nuggets in 739 (regular season+playoff) games
10. A head coach in the NBA for over 30 years, coach with the most regular season wins in NBA history(1335), Don Nelson achieved it while coaching 4 different teams. Which team of these did he NOT coach?
Boston Celtics
Milwaukee Bucks
Dallas Mavericks
New York Knicks
Golden State Warriors
In career started in 1976 and ended in 2010, Nelson coached in 2564 NBA(regular season+playoff) games.
11. A 1979 and 1989 Coach of the Year, Cotton Fitzsimmons was a head coach of 5 different NBA teams. Which team did he coach three times?
Phoenix Suns
Houston Rockets
Kansas City Kings
Atlanta Hawks
It was in 1970-72, 1988-92 and 1996-97
12. Let's dig a little bit deeper in history. A first coach to win multiple times Coach of the year Award with the same team was Gene Shue. With which team did he win?
Atlanta Hawks
Detroit Pistons
New York Knicks
Baltimore/Washington Bullets
13. And now we dig even deeper. First Coach of the Year in NBA history(1963), Harry Gallatin coached two NBA teams in his career. Which teams?
St.Louis Hawks and Cinncinati Royals
Philadelphia 76ers and New York Knicks
St.Louis Hawks and New York Knicks
14. Red Holzman is mostly known as a coach of New York Knicks which he lead to NBA championship in 1970 and 1973, but he was a head coach of another NBA team earlier. Which team was it?
Milwaukee/St.Louis Hawks
Rochester Royals
Los Angeles Lakers
He was their head coach in 1953-57
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