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Tom Nissalke

Tom Nissalke

Born: July 7, 1932 in Madison, Wisconsin

Coaching Record

Regular Season Playoffs
Season Age Lg Tm G W L W-L% W > .500 Finish G W L W-L% Notes
1971-72 39 ABA DLC 84 42 42 .500 0.0 3 4 0 4 .000
1972-73 40 NBA SEA 45 13 32 .289 -9.5 4
1973-74 41 ABA SAA 84 45 39 .536 3.0 3 7 3 4 .429
1974-75 42 ABA SAA 28 18 10 .643 4.0 2
1974-75 42 ABA UTS 28 14 14 .500 0.0 4 6 2 4 .333
1975-76 43 ABA UTS 16 4 12 .250 -4.0 8
1976-77 44 NBA HOU 82 49 33 .598 8.0 1 12 6 6 .500
1977-78 45 NBA HOU 82 28 54 .341 -13.0 6
1978-79 46 NBA HOU 82 47 35 .573 6.0 2 2 0 2 .000
1979-80 47 NBA UTA 82 24 58 .293 -17.0 5
1980-81 48 NBA UTA 82 28 54 .341 -13.0 5
1981-82 49 NBA UTA 20 8 12 .400 -2.0 6
1982-83 50 NBA CLE 82 23 59 .280 -18.0 5
1983-84 51 NBA CLE 82 28 54 .341 -13.0 4
Career TOT 879 371 508 .422 -68.5 31 11 20 .355
NBA 639 248 391 .388 -71.5 14 6 8 .429
ABA 240 123 117 .513 3.0 17 5 12 .294

Awards

Season Lg Award
1971-72 ABA Coach of the Year
1976-77 NBA Coach of the Year