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Paul Westphal

Paul Douglas Westphal

Born: November 30, 1950 in Torrance, California
High School: Aviation in Redondo Beach, California
College: University of Southern California
As Player: 823 G, 15.6 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 4.4 APG (Full Record)

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
1988-89 38 NBA PHO Assistant Coach
1989-90 39 NBA PHO Assistant Coach
1990-91 40 NBA PHO Assistant Coach
1991-92 41 NBA PHO Assistant Coach
1992-93 42 NBA PHO 82 62 20 .756 21.0 1 24 13 11 .542 WC Champions
1993-94 43 NBA PHO 82 56 26 .683 15.0 2 10 6 4 .600
1994-95 44 NBA PHO 82 59 23 .720 18.0 1 10 6 4 .600
1995-96 45 NBA PHO 33 14 19 .424 -2.5 4
1998-99 48 NBA SEA 50 25 25 .500 0.0 5
1999-00 49 NBA SEA 82 45 37 .549 4.0 4 5 2 3 .400
2000-01 50 NBA SEA 15 6 9 .400 -1.5 5
2007-08 57 NBA DAL Assistant Coach
2009-10 59 NBA SAC 82 25 57 .305 -16.0 5
2010-11 60 NBA SAC 82 24 58 .293 -17.0 5
2011-12 61 NBA SAC 7 2 5 .286 -1.5 5
2014-15 64 NBA BRK Assistant Coach
Career NBA 597 318 279 .533 19.5 49 27 22 .551
4 seasons NBA PHO 279 191 88 .685 51.5 44 25 19 .568
3 seasons NBA OKC 147 76 71 .517 2.5 5 2 3 .400
3 seasons NBA SAC 171 51 120 .298 -34.5

Transactions

April 23, 1992: Hired as Head Coach by the Phoenix Suns

January 16, 1996: Fired as Head Coach by the Phoenix Suns

June 17, 1998: Hired as Head Coach by the Seattle SuperSonics