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Red Kerr

John Graham Kerr (Johnny)

Born: July 17, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois
Died: February 26, 2009
High School: Tilden in Chicago, Illinois
College: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
As Player: 905 G, 13.8 PPG, 11.2 RPG, 2.2 APG (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
1966-67 34 NBA CHI 81 33 48 .407 -7.5 4 3 0 3 .000
1967-68 35 NBA CHI 82 29 53 .354 -12.0 4 5 1 4 .200
1968-69 36 NBA PHO 82 16 66 .195 -25.0 7
1969-70 37 NBA PHO 38 15 23 .395 -4.0 3
Career NBA 283 93 190 .329 -48.5 8 1 7 .125
2 seasons NBA CHI 163 62 101 .380 -19.5 8 1 7 .125
2 seasons NBA PHO 120 31 89 .258 -29.0

Awards

Season Lg Award
1966-67 NBA Coach of the Year

Transactions

May 3, 1966: Hired as Head Coach by the Chicago Bulls

April 24, 1968: Resigns as Head Coach of Chicago Bulls.

April 24, 1968: Hired as Head Coach by the Phoenix Suns

January 2, 1970: Fired as Head Coach by the Phoenix Suns