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Red Auerbach

Arnold Jacob Auerbach

Born: September 20, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York
Died: October 28, 2006
High School: Eastern District in Brooklyn, New York
College: George Washington University
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Coach in 1969 (Full List)
As Executive: BOS franchise, 1950-1984 (Full Record)

Coaching Record

Regular Season Playoffs
Season Age Lg Tm G W L W/L% W > .500 Finish G W L W/L% Notes
1946-47 29 BAA WSC 60 49 11 .817 19.0 1 6 2 4 .333
1947-48 30 BAA WSC 48 28 20 .583 4.0 4
1948-49 31 BAA WSC 60 38 22 .633 8.0 1 11 6 5 .545
1949-50 32 NBA TRI 57 28 29 .491 -0.5 3 3 1 2 .333
1950-51 33 NBA BOS 69 39 30 .565 4.5 2 2 0 2 .000
1951-52 34 NBA BOS 66 39 27 .591 6.0 2 3 1 2 .333
1952-53 35 NBA BOS 71 46 25 .648 10.5 3 6 3 3 .500
1953-54 36 NBA BOS 72 42 30 .583 6.0 3 6 2 4 .333
1954-55 37 NBA BOS 72 36 36 .500 0.0 3 7 3 4 .429
1955-56 38 NBA BOS 72 39 33 .542 3.0 2 3 1 2 .333
1956-57 39 NBA BOS 72 44 28 .611 8.0 1 10 7 3 .700 NBA Champions
1957-58 40 NBA BOS 72 49 23 .681 13.0 1 11 6 5 .545
1958-59 41 NBA BOS 72 52 20 .722 16.0 1 11 8 3 .727 NBA Champions
1959-60 42 NBA BOS 75 59 16 .787 21.5 1 13 8 5 .615 NBA Champions
1960-61 43 NBA BOS 79 57 22 .722 17.5 1 10 8 2 .800 NBA Champions
1961-62 44 NBA BOS 80 60 20 .750 20.0 1 14 8 6 .571 NBA Champions
1962-63 45 NBA BOS 80 58 22 .725 18.0 1 13 8 5 .615 NBA Champions
1963-64 46 NBA BOS 80 59 21 .738 19.0 1 10 8 2 .800 NBA Champions
1964-65 47 NBA BOS 80 62 18 .775 22.0 1 12 8 4 .667 NBA Champions
1965-66 48 NBA BOS 80 54 26 .675 14.0 2 17 11 6 .647 NBA Champions
Career TOT 1417 938 479 .662 229.5 168 99 69 .589
NBA 1249 823 426 .659 198.5 151 91 60 .603
BAA 168 115 53 .685 31.0 17 8 9 .471

Awards

Season Lg Award
1964-65 NBA Coach of the Year
1970-71 NBA NBA Silver Anniversary Team
1980-81 NBA NBA 35th Anniversary All-Time Team
1996-97 NBA Top 10 Coaches in NBA History

Transactions

April 27, 1950: Resigns as Head Coach of Tri-Cities Blackhawks.