Ok.C. Jones by no means bought his due as Boston Celtics coach. Race performed a component

Ok.C. Jones, who died on Christmas Day, coached the 1985-86 Celtics to 67 wins and a 40-1 residence report. His five-year win share is unmatched in franchise historical past. And but, he was by no means voted coach of the yr. No Black coach was within the Eighties. In these days, the NBA was solely marginally higher than different sports activities at creating and honouring Black teaching expertise.


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