Ranking the NBA's 10 Greatest Coaches

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Ranking the NBA's 10 Greatest Coaches
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Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson won an unprecendented 10th NBA Championship. Here I count down the NBA's Top 10 coaches of all time, in my eyes. See where Phil ranks. See if your favorite was picked. Here are some honorable mentions; we refer to them as "The Best of the Rest."

-Lenny Wilkens: All-time winningest and wosingest Coach in NBA History

-Bill Fitch: NBA's reclamation project coach, won the 1981 championship with the Boston Celtics

-Rudy Tomjanovich: Guided Hakeem Olajuwon and the Houston Rockets to back-to-back NBA Championships in 1994 and 1995

-Jerry Sloan: When you think Utah Jazz; you think in this order: Karl Malone, John Stockton, and Jerry Sloan.

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