NBA Power Rankings: The 50 Worst Coaches in NBA History

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NBA Power Rankings: The 50 Worst Coaches in NBA History
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Red Auerbach, Phil Jackson, Chuck Daly and Pat Riley. These are four names you won't find on Bleacher Report's list of the 50 worst coaches in NBA history.

Several factors went into compiling this esteemed ranking of coaches, though one trumped all. As they say, you are what your record says you are.

No sympathy was given to head men of perpetually losing franchises like the Clippers and Grizzlies. The best coaches get the most out of their talent, no matter how much it's lacking.

On this list are Hall of Fame players, star college coaches and three coaches currently employed in the NBA.

It goes to show that success as a player doesn't translate to the clipboard, wins are easier for some to come by in the NCAA and that some franchises are just as inept today as they were since the league's inception.

Following is a power ranking of the 50 worst coaches in the history of the NBA.

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