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Hubie Brown

Hubert Jude Brown

Born: September 25, 1933 in Hazleton, Pennsylvania
High School: Saint Mary's in Elizabeth, New Jersey
College: Niagara University
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Contributor in 2005 (Full List)

Assistant Coach and Staff records might not be complete.

Coaching Record

Regular Season Playoffs
Season Age Lg Tm G W L W/L% W > .500 Finish G W L W/L% Notes
1972-73 39 NBA MIL Assistant Coach
1973-74 40 NBA MIL Assistant Coach
1974-75 41 ABA KEN 84 58 26 .690 16.0 1 15 12 3 .800 ABA Champions
1975-76 42 ABA KEN 84 46 38 .548 4.0 4 10 5 5 .500
1976-77 43 NBA ATL 82 31 51 .378 -10.0 6
1977-78 44 NBA ATL 82 41 41 .500 0.0 4 2 0 2 .000
1978-79 45 NBA ATL 82 46 36 .561 5.0 3 9 5 4 .556
1979-80 46 NBA ATL 82 50 32 .610 9.0 1 5 1 4 .200
1980-81 47 NBA ATL 79 31 48 .392 -8.5 4
1982-83 49 NBA NYK 82 44 38 .537 3.0 4 6 2 4 .333
1983-84 50 NBA NYK 82 47 35 .573 6.0 3 12 6 6 .500
1984-85 51 NBA NYK 82 24 58 .293 -17.0 5
1985-86 52 NBA NYK 82 23 59 .280 -18.0 5
1986-87 53 NBA NYK 16 4 12 .250 -4.0 5
2002-03 69 NBA MEM 74 28 46 .378 -9.0 6
2003-04 70 NBA MEM 82 50 32 .610 9.0 4 4 0 4 .000
2004-05 71 NBA MEM 12 5 7 .417 -1.0 4
Career TOT 1087 528 559 .486 -15.5 63 31 32 .492
NBA 919 424 495 .461 -35.5 38 14 24 .368
ABA 168 104 64 .619 20.0 25 17 8 .680
2 seasons ABA KEN 168 104 64 .619 20.0 25 17 8 .680
5 seasons NBA ATL 407 199 208 .489 -4.5 16 6 10 .375
5 seasons NBA NYK 344 142 202 .413 -30.0 18 8 10 .444
3 seasons NBA MEM 168 83 85 .494 -1.0 4 0 4 .000

Awards

Season Lg Award
1977-78 NBA Coach of the Year
2003-04 NBA Coach of the Year

Transactions

February 24, 1974: Hired as Head Coach by the Kentucky Colonels

July 17, 1976: Hired as Head Coach by the Atlanta Hawks

March 26, 1981: Fired as Head Coach by the Atlanta Hawks

May 20, 1982: Hired as Head Coach by the New York Knicks

December 1, 1986: Fired as Head Coach by the New York Knicks