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Basketball fans, we're ranking the best coaches who are most likely to win the 2017-2018 NBA Coach of the Year Award. The NBA coaches most likely to win the MVP Award consists of the league's youngest coaches, former players, and coaches with young rosters. Who do you think will be the 2018 NBA COTY? 

While previous COTY winners, like Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich, Tom Thibodeau, and 2017 COTY MIke D'Antoni, are current favorites to win the 2018 MVP Award, Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Miami Heat coach Erik Spolestra are two great contenders for the 2018 NBA Coach of the Year Award. Other good COTY candidates include Quin Snyder, Jason Kidd, Mike Budenholzer, and Billy Donovan.  

Vote up your 2018 NBA Coach of the Year predictions, and add any likely COTY winners missing from the list.

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Brad Stevens is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Brad Stevens Boston Celtics

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Gregg Popovich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Gregg Popovich San Antonio Spurs

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Quin Snyder is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Quin Snyder Utah Jazz

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Mike D'Antoni is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Mike D'Antoni Houston Rockets

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Steve Kerr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Steve Kerr Golden State Warriors

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Jason Kidd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Jason Kidd Milwaukee Bucks

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Erik Spoelstra is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Erik Spoelstra Miami Heat

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Tom Thibodeau is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Tom Thibodeau Minnesota Timberwolves

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Brett Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Brett Brown Philadelphia 76ers

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Tyronn Lue is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Tyronn Lue Cleveland Cavaliers

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Luke Walton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Luke Walton Los Angeles Lakers

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Nate McMillan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Nate McMillan Indiana Pacers

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Stan Van Gundy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Stan Van Gundy Detroit Pistons

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David Fizdale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
voting closed at #19 David Fizdale Memphis Grizzlies

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Billy Donovan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Billy Donovan Oklahoma City Thunder

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Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Jeff Hornacek New York Knicks

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Doc Rivers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Doc Rivers Los Angeles Clippers

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Scott Brooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Scott Brooks Washington Wizards

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Michael Malone is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Michael Malone Denver Nuggets

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Kenny Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Kenny Atkinson Brooklyn Nets

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Frank Vogel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Frank Vogel Orlando Magic

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Terry Stotts is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Terry Stotts Portland Trail Blazers

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Dwane Casey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Dwane Casey Toronto Raptors

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Alvin Gentry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Alvin Gentry New Orleans Pelicans

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Rick Carlisle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Rick Carlisle Dallas Mavericks

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Mike Budenholzer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Mike Budenholzer Atlanta Hawks

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Steve Clifford is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Steve Clifford Charlotte Hornets

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Fred Hoiberg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Fred Hoiberg Chicago Bulls

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Earl Watson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Earl Watson Phoenix Suns

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David Joerger is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Coach of the Year?
Dave Joerger Sacramento Kings