Coaches Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time  

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In their time as an NBA franchise, the Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time have gone through many different head coaches, all with different personalities and coaching styles. With that said, who is the best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time coach of all time? We want to hear your thoughts, which is why we created this poll of the top Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time head coaches.

Kevin Loughery is the only Nets coach to lead the team to a championship. The Nets won two ABA championships in 1974 and 1976 under Loughery.

Byron Scott holds a franchise record for playoff wins as a coach with 25. Scott also led the Nets to two straight NBA finals in 2002 and 2003.

If you love basketball and the Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time, then help us decide who the best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time coach is by voting up your top picks. You don't have to vote for the winningest Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time coach, but it's hard to argue against solid numbers.

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Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Larry Brown 1981-83 Lawrence Harvey "Larry" Brown is an American basketball coach, who is currently the head coach at Southern Methodist University. He is the only coach in basketball history to win both ...more

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Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Byron Scott 2000-04 Byron Antom Scott is an American former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. As a player, he was an important ...more

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Butch Beard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Butch Beard 1994–1996 Alfred "Butch" Beard, Jr. is a former National Basketball Association player and coach. He was the head coach at Morgan State University until he stepped down in March 2006. Butch ...more

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Bill Fitch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Bill Fitch 1989-92 William Charles "Bill" Fitch is an American former National Basketball Association coach who has been successful in making teams playoff contenders throughout his coaching career. ...more

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Kevin Loughery is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Kevin Loughery 1977-80 Kevin Michael Loughery is an American former professional basketball player and coach.

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Willis Reed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Willis Reed 1988–1989 Willis Reed, Jr. is a retired American basketball player, coach and general manager. He spent his entire professional playing career with the New York Knicks. In 1982, Reed was inducted into the ...more

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Jason Kidd is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Jason Kidd 2013–2014 Jason Frederick Kidd is a retired American professional basketball player who is currently the head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association. Previously a point guard ...more

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Avery Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Avery Johnson 2010–2012 Avery Johnson is an American basketball coach who is currently the head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide men's basketball team. Johnson spent 16 years in the National Basketball Association as ...more

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Chuck Daly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Chuck Daly 1992–1994 Charles Jerome "Chuck" Daly was an American basketball head coach. He led the Detroit Pistons to consecutive National Basketball Association Championships in 1989 and 1990, and the ...more

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Dave Wohl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Dave Wohl 1985–1987 David Bruce "Dave" Wohl is an American former basketball player and coach, and the current general manager of the Los Angeles Clippers. A 6'2" guard who grew up in East Brunswick ...more

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Bob MacKinnon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Bob MacKinnon 1987–1988 Bob MacKinnon is a retired American collegiate and professional basketball coach. He coached three different professional teams in his career; the American Basketball Association's Spirits of ...more

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Bill Blair is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Bill Blair 1983 William Henry "Bill" Blair, Jr. is an American retired basketball coach. Blair worked three seasons in the National Basketball Association, first as an interim head coach for the New ...more

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P. J. Carlesimo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
P. J. Carlesimo 2012–2013 Peter John "P. J." Carlesimo is an American basketball coach. Most recently he was the interim head coach of the NBA's Brooklyn Nets. He has also been an NBA and college basketball ...more

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Lawrence Frank is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Lawrence Frank 2004–2009 Lawrence Adam Frank is an American professional basketball coach who is currently working as an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association. He formerly ...more

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Lionel Hollins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Lionel Hollins 2014–2016 Lionel Eugene Hollins is an American retired professional basketball player and a National Basketball Association coach for the Brooklyn Nets.

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Stan Albeck is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Stan Albeck 1983–1985 Stan Albeck is a former professional basketball coach. Albeck has coached for several teams in the American Basketball Association and National Basketball Association, including the Denver ...more

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Kiki Vandeweghe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Kiki Vandeweghe 2009–2010 Ernest Maurice "Kiki" Vandeweghe III is a basketball executive, currently the vice-president of basketball operations of the National Basketball Association. Vandeweghe is a retired ...more

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Tom Barrise is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Tom Barrise 2009 Tom Barrise born is an American basketball coach who became the interim head coach of the New Jersey Nets for two games. Barrise replaced Lawrence Frank after the Nets began the 2009–10 season ...more

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Don Casey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
Don Casey 1999–2000 Don Casey is a former professional and collegiate basketball coach. He has coached two National Basketball Association teams, the Los Angeles Clippers and the New Jersey Nets—each for a season ...more

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John Calipari is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best Brooklyn Nets Coaches of All Time
John Calipari 1996–1999 John Vincent Calipari is an American basketball coach. Since April 2009, he has been the head coach of men's basketball at the University of Kentucky. He was the head coach of the Dominican ...more