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NBA Championship Coaches Quiz

Name the coaches who have won an NBA title since 1979.
When you guess the coach, the team will appear
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First submittedJune 23, 2012
Last updatedJune 14, 2019
Times taken19,512
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Year
Team
Coach
2019
Raptors
Nick Nurse
2018
Warriors
Steve Kerr
2017
Warriors
Steve Kerr
2016
Cavaliers
Tyronn Lue
2015
Warriors
Steve Kerr
2014
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
2013
Heat
Erik Spoelstra
2012
Heat
Erik Spoelstra
2011
Mavericks
Rick Carlisle
2010
Lakers
Phil Jackson
2009
Lakers
Phil Jackson
2008
Celtics
Doc Rivers
2007
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
2006
Heat
Pat Riley
2005
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
2004
Pistons
Larry Brown
2003
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
2002
Lakers
Phil Jackson
2001
Lakers
Phil Jackson
2000
Lakers
Phil Jackson
1999
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
Year
Team
Coach
1998
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1997
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1996
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1995
Rockets
Rudy Tomjanovich
1994
Rockets
Rudy Tomjanovich
1993
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1992
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1991
Bulls
Phil Jackson
1990
Pistons
Chuck Daly
1989
Pistons
Chuck Daly
1988
Lakers
Pat Riley
1987
Lakers
Pat Riley
1986
Celtics
K. C. Jones
1985
Lakers
Pat Riley
1984
Celtics
K. C. Jones
1983
76ers
Billy Cunningham
1982
Lakers
Pat Riley
1981
Celtics
Bill Fitch
1980
Lakers
Paul Westhead
1979
SuperSonics
Lenny Wilkens
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level 83
Jun 15, 2011
LOL. I can get 16 answers by guessing 2 names. Wow.
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level 80
Sep 15, 2014
Right, but only counts for 2 out of 14.
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level 83
Jul 8, 2015
4 years later and only 1 better - I can now get 21 answers by guessing 3 names.
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level 49
Aug 6, 2019
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Oct 27, 2012
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level 67
Jun 17, 2015
Expand it to 1947!
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level 68
Jun 17, 2015
Then "Auerbach" would cover nearly half the addition.
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level 67
Oct 30, 2017
I knew I would do terribly on this quiz because I haven't cared about basketball since 1998. But I wanted to see just how many times Phil Jackson's name popped up. Holy cow!
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level 54
Apr 17, 2018
It looks funny seeing Tyronn Lue among all those names :D
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level 79
Jul 12, 2018
I believe that's a typo for "LeBron James."
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level 79
Jul 12, 2018
Wow. Pop, Jackson, and Riley account for more than half of the championships in the past 40 years.
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Aug 6, 2019
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