Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award

Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award is an annual award given by the National Basketball Association to a longtime NBA coach's life in basketball and his "standard of integrity, competitive excellence and tireless promotion" of the game. The inaugural award winner was Tommy Heinsohn. The award is named after former NBA Head coach Chuck Daly.[1][2]

WinnersEdit

* Elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Season Executive Nationality Teams coached
2008–09 Tom Heinsohn   United States Boston Celtics (1969–78)
2009–10 Jack Ramsay   United States Philadelphia 76ers (1968–72)
Buffalo Braves (1972–76)
Portland Trail Blazers (1976–86)
Indiana Pacers (1986–88)
Tex Winter   United States Houston Rockets (1971–73)
Chicago Bulls (1985–99) (assistant coach)
Los Angeles Lakers (1999–2008) (assistant coach)
2010–11 Lenny Wilkens   United States Seattle SuperSonics (1969–72; 1977–86)
Portland Trail Blazers (1974–76)
Cleveland Cavaliers (1986–93)
Atlanta Hawks (1993–2000)
Toronto Raptors (2000–03)
New York Knicks (2004–05)
2011–12 Pat Riley   United States Los Angeles Lakers (1981–90)
New York Knicks (1991–95)
Miami Heat (1995–2003; 2005–08)
2012–13 Bill Fitch   United States Cleveland Cavaliers (1970–79)
Boston Celtics (1980–83)
Houston Rockets (1983–88)
New Jersey Nets (1989–92)
Los Angeles Clippers (1994–98)
2013–14 Bernie Bickerstaff   United States Seattle SuperSonics (1985–89; 1989–90)
Denver Nuggets (1995–96)
Washington Bullets/Wizards (1997–99)
Charlotte Bobcats (2004–07)
Los Angeles Lakers (2012)
2014–15 Dick Motta   United States Chicago Bulls (1968–76)
Washington Bullets (1976–80)
Dallas Mavericks (1980–87; 1994–96)
Sacramento Kings (1990–91)
Denver Nuggets (1996–97)
2015–16 K. C. Jones   United States Capital/Washington Bullets (1973–76)
Boston Celtics (1983–88)
Seattle SuperSonics (1990–92)
Jerry Sloan   United States Chicago Bulls (1979–82)
Utah Jazz (1988–2011)
2016–17 Al Attles   United States Golden State Warriors (1969-1983)
Hubie Brown   United States Kentucky Colonels (1974–76)
Atlanta Hawks (1976–1981)
New York Knicks (1982–1987)
Memphis Grizzlies (2002–05)
2017–18 Doug Moe   United States San Antonio Spurs (1976–1980)
Denver Nuggets (1980–1991)
Philadelphia 76ers (1992–93)

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pat Riley Receives Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award". Interlink Magazines, LLC. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  2. ^ "Chuck Daly 1930-2009". USA Basketball. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  3. ^ NBA.com: Top 10 Coaches in NBA History