Apr 22, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; The Red Auerbach trophy that was presented to San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich after he was named the NBA
NBA Awards: 2015 Coach of the Year:
The coach of the year award was granted to Gregg Popovich last year but this year, it would be awarded to his protege. This season has bred a handful of candidates with two standouts. For the past three years, the Red Auerbach Trophy had been given to more established coaches who had a significant amount of years under their belt. This year’s bout rewarded a second-year coach who floated under the radar.
After a neck and neck battle, we’ll go through the top candidates and our staff’s personal picks.
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