NBA Coaches Quiz

How many current NBA coaches can you name?
As of December 2020
Coaches who have led their current team to a championship in bold
This quiz will be updated at most once per year
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Last updated: December 2, 2020
First submittedOctober 12, 2012
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Team
Coach
1996
Spurs
Gregg Popovich
2008
Heat
Erik Spoelstra
2008
Mavericks
Rick Carlisle
2012
Trail Blazers
Terry Stotts
2013
Celtics
Brad Stevens
2014
Jazz
Quin Snyder
2014
Warriors
Steve Kerr
2015
Nuggets
Michael Malone
2016
Wizards
Scott Brooks
2018
Bucks
Mike Budenholzer
2018
Hawks
Lloyd Pierce
2018
Hornets
James Borrego
2018
Magic
Steve Clifford
2018
Pistons
Dwane Casey
2018
Raptors
Nick Nurse
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Team
Coach
2019
Grizzlies
Taylor Jenkins
2019
Kings
Luke Walton
2019
Lakers
Frank Vogel
2019
Suns
Monty Williams
2019
Timberwolves
Ryan Saunders
2020
76ers
Doc Rivers
2020
Thunder
Mark Daigneault
2020
Cavaliers
J. B. Bickerstaff
2020
Clippers
Tyronn Lue
2020
Knicks
Tom Thibodeau
2020
Nets
Steve Nash
2020
Pacers
Nate Bjorkgren
2020
Pelicans
Stan Van Gundy
2020
Rockets
Stephen Silas
2020
Bulls
Billy Donovan
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Level 71
Nov 25, 2012
Need to put Mike D'Antoni in for the Lakers.
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Level 48
Aug 6, 2019
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Level 73
Nov 3, 2014
I'm pretty sure Quin Snyder has not been with the Jazz since 2011
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Level ∞
Nov 3, 2014
Fixed
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Level 62
Nov 4, 2014
The Bobcats are the Hornets now
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Level ∞
Nov 5, 2014
Fixed
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Level 62
Mar 21, 2016
Please update this quiz. Jeff Hornacek, Kevin McHale, Lionel Hollins, David Blatt, Derek Fisher, and Flip Saunders (RIP) are no longer the coaches of their respective teams.
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Level 62
Jun 9, 2016
This quiz needs some major updating...
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Level ∞
Oct 3, 2016
It was a bloodbath in the offseason for coaches.
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Level 62
Feb 14, 2017
Wow, there's been so much coach turnover in recent years...What a throwaway culture we live in.
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Level ∞
Sep 13, 2017
And now, incredibly, there hasn't been a single change in over a year. I had to Google it because I thought that there was an error in the Wikipedia page.
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Level 68
Dec 8, 2020
and now half have changed in two years.
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Level 62
Oct 31, 2017
Earl Watson was fired.
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Level 62
Dec 16, 2017
This quiz needs some updating. The Suns' coach is Jay Triano, and the Grizzlies' new coach is J.B. Bickerstaff.
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Level 67
Apr 26, 2018
Also Jason Kidd
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Level 70
May 11, 2018
The carousel continues, a number of updates needed.

The Suns are already on their second coach since Watson (Jay Triano, Igor Kokoskov).

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Level 15
May 15, 2018
Could you please update it? I couldn't guess barely any right because the new head coaches weren't on this
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Level ∞
May 16, 2018
How could I update it? Some teams don't even have coaches yet. I'll update it once this year's coaching carousel has come to a stop.
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Level 62
Jul 14, 2018
Now that all of the coaches for the 2018-2019 season have been set, I think an update is in order.
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Level ∞
Jul 14, 2018
Okay, it is updated
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Level 77
Oct 16, 2018
Maybe give us Spolestra for Spoelstra?
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Level 71
Oct 16, 2018
Once upon a time I knew the names of most of the NBA head coaches. I'm embarrassed and scared as to how many I've never even heard of now.
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Level 55
Oct 16, 2018
lots of turnover
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Level 28
Jan 12, 2019
Put Ryan Saunders for T-wolves
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Level 38
Mar 11, 2019
Thibodeau, Hoiberg, and Lue are all fired now
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Level 48
Aug 6, 2019
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Level 90
Aug 25, 2019
Kind of crazy how Stotts is the 4th longest tenured coach in the league.
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Level 27
Sep 22, 2020
Update, for Thidodeau back on the knicks, donovan and boylen are fired also
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Level 74
Dec 2, 2020
You still have Donovan with the Thunder. Need to flip Chicago and OKC.
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Level ∞
Dec 3, 2020
Done, thanks.
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Level 20
Dec 17, 2020
got all of them with 1:13 left