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ALL TIME COACHES LIST NBA ALL STAR GAME


59 coaches have participated in the All-Star Game.
Updated until 2016 edition: Tyronn Lue - Cleveland (East) & Gregg Popovich - San Antonio (West)

The coaches for both teams were determined by best record through games played on Jan. 31, two weeks before the game.
Steve Kerr (Golden State) coached the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, so the Warriors coach can't repeat All-Star Game in Toronto.
After David Blatt's firing, Tyronn Lue has been Cavs head coach for only three games before being named for the NBA All-Star Game.

Red Auerbach coached in 11 editions with 7 wins. Pat Riley lost in the NBA All-Star Game 6 times.

Larry Brown, Alex Hannum, Phil Jackson, Pat Riley, Flip Saunders, George Senesky and Lenny Wilkens have coached at least one time East and West conferences.

There are 9 coaches named for the All-Star Game in their first season coaching in the NBA: Charles Eckman (1955), George Senesky (1956), Ed Macauley (1959), Billy Cunningham (1978), Pat Riley (1982), Chris Ford (1991), Paul Westphal (1993), Larry Bird (1998) and Steve Kerr (2015).

17 players/coaches in the All-Star Game: Larry Bird, Doug Collins, Larry Costello, Billy Cunningham, Richie Guerin, Tom Heinsohn, Ed Macauley, Glenn 'Doc' Rivers, Fred Schaus, Paul Seymour, Bill Sharman, Gene Shue, Isiah Thomas, Rudy Tomjanovich, Bobby Wanzer, Paul Westphal and Lenny Wilkens.

Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W Y Z

(Coach - Editions - Win/Loss Record)

A
Rick Adelman (1991, 2001 & 2003) ; (1-2)
Al Attles (1975-1976) ; (0-2)
Red Auerbach (1957-1967) ; (7-4)

B
Larry Bird (1998) ; (1-0)
Scott Brooks (2012 & 2014) ; (1-1)
Larry Brown (1977 & 2001) ; (2-0)
Mike Brown (2009) ; (0-1)
Mike Budenholzer (2015) ; (0-1)

C
Rick Carlisle (2004) ; (0-1)
Al Cervi (1952 & 1955) ; (2-0)
Doug Collins (1997) ; (1-0)
Larry Costello (1971 & 1974) ; (2-0)
Billy Cunningham (1978, 1980-1981 & 1983) ; (4-0)

D
Mike D'Antoni (2007) ; (1-0)
Chuck Daly (1990) ; (1-0)

E
Charles Eckman (1955-1956) ; (1-1)

F
Bill Fitch (1982) ; (1-0)
Chris Ford (1991) ; (1-0)
Mike Fratello (1988) ; (1-0)

G
Richie Guerin (1969-1970) ; (0-2)

H
Alex Hannum (1958, 1965 & 1968) ; (1-2)
Tom Heinsohn (1972-1974 & 1976) ; (2-2)
Brian Hill (1995) ; (0-1)
Red Holzman (1970-1971) ; (1-1)

J
Phil Jackson (1992, 1996, 2000 & 2009) ; (3-1)
Avery Johnson (2006) ; (0-1)
K.C. Jones (1975, 1984-1987) ; (3-2)
Eddie Jordan (2007) ; (0-1)

K
George Karl (1994, 1996, 1998 & 2010) ; (0-4)
Steve Kerr (2015) ; (1-0)
John Kundla (1951-1954) ; (1-3)

L
Joe Lapchick (1951 & 1953-1954) ; (2-1)
Frank Layden (1984) ; (0-1)
Tyronn Lue (2016) ; (0-1)

M
Ed Macauley (1959-1960) ; (1-1)
John MacLeod (1981) ; (0-1)
Dick Motta (1979) ; (0-1)

N
Don Nelson (1992 & 2002) ; (1-1)

P
Gregg Popovich (2005, 2011, 2013 & 2016) ; (3-1)

R
Jack Ramsay (1978) ; (0-1)
Pat Riley (1982-1983, 1985-1990 & 1993) ; (3-6)
Glenn 'Doc' Rivers (2008 & 2011) ; (1-1)

S
Flip Saunders (2004 & 2006) ; (2-0)
Fred Schaus (1962-1964 & 1966-1967) ; (2-3)
Byron Scott (2002 & 2008) ; (1-1)
George Senesky (1956) ; (0-1)
Paul Seymour (1961) ; (1-0)
Bill Sharman (1968 & 1972-1973) ; (1-2)
Gene Shue (1969 & 1977) ; (1-1)
Erik Spoelstra (2013) ; (0-1)

T
Tom Thibodeau (2012) ; (0-1)
Isiah Thomas (2003) ; (0-1)
Rudy Tomjanovich (1997) ; (0-1)

V
Jeff Van Gundy (2000) ; (0-1)
Stan Van Gundy (2005 & 2010) ; (2-0)
Frank Vogel (2014) ; (1-0)

W
Bobby Wanzer (1957) ; (0-1)
Paul Westphal (1993 & 1995) ; (2-0)
Lenny Wilkens (1979-1980, 1989 & 1994) ; (2-2)