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Tom Nissalke
Thomas Edward "Tom" Nissalke (born July 7, 1932) is a retired former American professional basketball coach in the NBA and American Basketball Association
Apr 17th 2017



1972–73 Seattle SuperSonics season
21 wins behind the one obtained in their previous season. Head coach Tom Nissalke was fired by the team in January after a 13–32 start and was replaced
Mar 26th 2017



1971–72 ABA season
Rookie of the Year: Artis Gilmore, Kentucky Colonels Coach of the Year: Tom Nissalke, Dallas Chaparrals Playoffs MVP: Freddie Lewis, Indiana Pacers All-Star
Apr 28th 2017



List of Houston Rockets head coaches
have been enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Tom Nissalke and Don Chaney were named Coach of the Year during their tenures as head
May 11th 2017



1971–72 Seattle SuperSonics season
end of the season and was replaced by former Dallas Chaparrals coach Tom Nissalke. With the sixth overall pick in the 1971 NBA draft, Seattle selected
Mar 26th 2017



Del Harris
and NCAA coaches. After becoming acquainted with Utah Stars head coach Tom Nissalke, he was invited into the professional ranks in 1975 as an assistant coach
May 12th 2017



National Basketball League (Canada)
folded. The league's president was Sam Katz and the commissioner was Tom Nissalke. Montreal Dragons folded in mid-season on June 10, 1993 Hamilton Skyhawks
Aug 30th 2016



Frank Layden
the head coach of the Jazz (now in Salt Lake City) in 1981, replacing Tom Nissalke. He coached the Jazz for the next seven and a half years. He was instrumental
Apr 20th 2017



1976–77 Houston Rockets season
118, Philadelphia 115 Game 6 @ Houston: Philadelphia 112, Houston 109 Tom Nissalke, NBA Coach of the Year-Award-Ray-PattersonYear Award Ray Patterson, NBA Executive of the Year
Feb 8th 2017



1976–77 NBA season
Rookie of the Year: Adrian Dantley, Buffalo Braves Coach of the Year: Tom Nissalke, Houston Rockets All-NBA First Team: Pete Maravich, New Orleans Jazz
Apr 28th 2017



List of San Antonio Spurs head coaches
basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved-June-11Retrieved June 11, 2008.  "Tom Nissalke Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved
May 22nd 2017



List of Utah Jazz head coaches
basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved-January-11Retrieved January 11, 2009.  "Tom Nissalke Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved
May 9th 2017



Puerto Rico at the 1976 Summer Olympics
Thordsen Mariano Ortiz Teofilo Cruz Raymond Dalmau Earl Brown Head Coach: Tom Nissalke Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg) Orlando MontalvoBronze Medal First
Mar 1st 2017



List of Cleveland Cavaliers head coaches
basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved-November-26Retrieved November 26, 2008.  "Tom Nissalke Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved
May 25th 2017



List of Oklahoma City Thunder head coaches
com. National Basketball Association. Retrieved-October-9Retrieved October 9, 2008.  "Tom Nissalke Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved
May 18th 2017



Basketball at the 1976 Summer Olympics (team squads)
Mariano Ortiz, Teofilo Cruz, Raymond Dalmau, and Earl Brown. Head Coach: Tom Nissalke. Vladimir Arzamaskov, Aleksandr Salnikov, Valery Miloserdov, Alzhan
Apr 30th 2017



Point forward
the Houston-Rockets Houston Rockets. Harris credits his predecessor as Rockets coach, Tom Nissalke, with creating the point forward strategy with Rick Barry's role in Houston
May 4th 2017



List of National Basketball Association head coaches with 400 games coached
Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved April 15, 2010.  "Tom Nissalke Coaching Record". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved June 1, 2010. 
May 23rd 2017



Vaqueros de Bayamón
guided by coaches Roy Rubbins, Art Loche, Lou Rossini, Fufi Santori, Tom Nissalke and Del Harris. During the 1980s a new rivalry was taking place in the
May 1st 2017



Wayland Academy, Wisconsin
Hawley, professional baseball Addie Joss, Baseball Hall of Fame member Tom Nissalke, professional basketball coach Ray Patterson, former General Manager
Feb 25th 2017



Pete Maravich
but his injuries prevented him from practicing much, and new coach Tom Nissalke had a strict rule that players who didn't practice were not allowed to
May 21st 2017



San Antonio Spurs
Despite a respectable 17–10 start during the 1974–75 season, Coach Tom Nissalke was fired as owners become tired of the Spurs' slow defensive style of
May 23rd 2017



NBA Coach of the Year Award
Fitch  United States Cleveland Cavaliers 49–33 .598 1976–77 Nissalke, TomTom Nissalke  United States Houston Rockets 49–33 .598 1977–78 Brown, HubieHubie
May 12th 2017



Houston Rockets
Greenway Plaza which included The Summit. After missing the 1976 playoffs, Tom Nissalke was hired as a coach, and pressed the team to add a play-making guard
May 25th 2017



American Basketball Association–National Basketball Association merger
Caldwell Jones were both among the top five in the NBA in blocked shots. Tom Nissalke left the ABA to coach the NBA's Houston Rockets in the first post-merger
May 25th 2017



Puerto Rico national basketball team
Rossini (1968–1972) Gene Bartow (1972–1974) Armando-TorresArmando Torres (1974–1976) Tom Nissalke (1976–1978) Victor Ojeda (1978–1986) Angel Cancel (1986–1988) Armando
May 25th 2017



Kermit Washington
the Clippers coach, Gene Shue, had suggested to the Rockets coach, Tom Nissalke, that the players shake hands at center court prior to tipoff. Tomjanovich
May 5th 2017



Keith Smart
Bob Kloppenburg # (1981) Chuck Daly (1981–1982) Bill Musselman (1982) Tom Nissalke (1982–1984) George Karl (1984–1986) Gene Littles # (1986) Lenny Wilkens (1986–1993)
May 6th 2017



John Lucas II
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
May 26th 2017



Seattle SuperSonics
history Coach Seasons active Al Bianchi 1967–1969 Lenny Wilkens 1969–1972 Tom Nissalke 1972–1973 Bucky Buckwalter 1972–1973 Bill Russell 1973–1977 Bob Hopkins
May 27th 2017



Scott Brooks
Thunder head coaches Al Bianchi (1967–1969) Lenny Wilkens (1969–1972) Tom Nissalke (1972–1973) Bucky Buckwalter # (1973) Bill Russell (1973–1977) Bob Hopkins (1977)
May 16th 2017



List of Continental Basketball Association award winners and successful alumni
2002–04, 2006–07 1989–1997 246 108 138 .439 392 270 122 .688 Nissalke, TomTom Nissalke 1971–1984 1986–87 879 371 508 .422 48 26 22 .542 Saunders, FlipFlip
Feb 28th 2017



Utah Jazz
Green, the Jazz were still unable to get above .500, finishing 25-57. Tom Nissalke departed as coach after they started the 1981–82 season 8–12, and General
May 27th 2017



Mike Fratello
Bob Kloppenburg # (1981) Chuck Daly (1981–1982) Bill Musselman (1982) Tom Nissalke (1982–1984) George Karl (1984–1986) Gene Littles # (1986) Lenny Wilkens (1986–1993)
May 19th 2017



Doug Moe
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
Apr 23rd 2017



Jerry Sloan
Elgin Baylor (1974) Butch van Breda Kolff (1974–1976) Elgin Baylor (1976–1979) Tom Nissalke (1979–1981) Frank Layden (1981–1988) Jerry Sloan (1988–2011) Tyrone Corbin (2011–2014)
Apr 28th 2017



History of the Houston Rockets
for the playoffs, as soon as the season ended he was replaced by coach Nissalke Tom Nissalke. Nissalke knew the Rockets had firepower but needed a rebounding center
Mar 28th 2017



History of the Cleveland Cavaliers
Musselman, Don Delaney, Bob Kloppenburg, Chuck Daly, Bill Musselman (again), Tom Nissalke, George Karl, and Gene Littles. The only playoff appearance earned during
May 21st 2017



Bill Russell
Thunder head coaches Al Bianchi (1967–1969) Lenny Wilkens (1969–1972) Tom Nissalke (1972–1973) Bucky Buckwalter # (1973) Bill Russell (1973–1977) Bob Hopkins (1977)
May 26th 2017



Gregg Popovich
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
May 23rd 2017



Jerry Tarkanian
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
Apr 21st 2017



Cliff Hagan
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
Sep 22nd 2016



Bill Musselman
Bob Kloppenburg # (1981) Chuck Daly (1981–1982) Bill Musselman (1982) Tom Nissalke (1982–1984) George Karl (1984–1986) Gene Littles # (1986) Lenny Wilkens (1986–1993)
Apr 27th 2017



Bill Blakeley
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
Sep 22nd 2016



Utah Stars
Andersen 1971–1973 Joe Mullaney 1973–1974 Bucky Buckwalter & Tom Nissalke 1974–1975 Tom Nissalke 1975–1976 Ownership Bill Daniels 1970–1974 James A. Collier
Mar 30th 2017



Mike Brown (basketball, born 1970)
Bob Kloppenburg # (1981) Chuck Daly (1981–1982) Bill Musselman (1982) Tom Nissalke (1982–1984) George Karl (1984–1986) Gene Littles # (1986) Lenny Wilkens (1986–1993)
May 24th 2017



Morris McHone
Max Williams (1970) Bill Blakeley (1970–1971) Tom Nissalke (1971–1972) Babe McCarthy (1972–1973) Tom Nissalke (1973–1974) Dave Brown # (1973) Bob Bass (1974–1976)
Feb 26th 2016



1971 NBA Finals
20 Bob Boozer 33 Lew Alcindor (Finals MVP) 35 McCoy McLemore Head coach Larry Costello Assistant coach Tom Nissalke Regular season Playoffs
May 10th 2017



Tyronn Lue
Bob Kloppenburg # (1981) Chuck Daly (1981–1982) Bill Musselman (1982) Tom Nissalke (1982–1984) George Karl (1984–1986) Gene Littles # (1986) Lenny Wilkens (1986–1993)
May 28th 2017



Jeff Van Gundy
Alex Hannum (1969–1971) Tex Winter (1971–1973) Johnny Egan (1973–1976) Tom Nissalke (1976–1979) Del Harris (1979–1983) Bill Fitch (1983–1988) Don Chaney (1988–1992)
Apr 15th 2017





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