During the 2020-21 NBA off-season, there were several significant coaching changes, like Doc Rivers becoming the new Sixers coach, while Tyronn Lue took over for the Clippers. Stan Van Gundy once again returned from commentating NBA games to coach the New Orleans Pelicans, and Billy Donovan replaced Jim Boylen in Chicago. The 2021 season also welcomes new head coaches Mark Daigneault (OKC Thunder), Stephen Silas (Houston Rockets), Nate Bjorkgren (Indiana Pacers), and Steve Nash (Brooklyn Nets).
Do any of these NBA head coaches have a shot at winning Coach of the Year? According to Vegas odds, NBA COTY favorites include Monty Williams (Phoenix Suns), Erik Spoelstra (Miami Heat), Rick Carlisle (Dallas Mavericks), and Frank Vogel (Los Angeles Lakers).
Make your 2021 NBA COTY predictions by voting the coach most likely to win the award.