All of the rookie head coaches in the league have survived their first month as NBA skippers, and they've had varying degrees of success.
The 2013-14 season welcomed nine gentlemen into the head coaching ranks. Some were more prepared for the moment than others, but most of them have made encouraging strides.
How are the Gregg Popovich disciples performing thus far? What about college phenom Brad Stevens, or the Memphis Grizzlies' in-house hire?
On the following slides, I will grade the rookie coaches' start based upon preseason expectations and their overall impact on both sides of the ball.
Statistics courtesy of Basketball-Reference.com, unless otherwise noted, and accurate as of Nov. 28.