Bud Grant was head coach of the Minnesota Vikings in Super Bowls IV, VIII, IX, and XI and a member of the 1949-50 Minneapolis Lakers that won the NBA championship.
The second NBA championship in 76ers history was in the 1966-67 season. The head coach thst season was Alex Hannum.
Bill Russell the first African-American to coach a major league professional sports team. The next season he became the first African-American coach to win an NBA championship.
None. Doug Collins has never won a championship ring, as an NBA player or a head coach.
No. A head coach in the NBA is the same as a manager in MLB. The general manager, in both MLB and the NBA, is the next level up from head coach/manager. The NBA general manager hires/fires the head coach and the MLB general manager hires/fires the manager.
Red Auerbach and Phil Jackson are tied with nine each.
Bill Russell won the NBA Championship as a player in 1957, 1959-1966, and 1968-1969 with the Boston Celtics. He was player/coach of the Boston Celtics in 1968 and 1969. Red Holzman won the NBA Championship as a player in 1951 with the Rochester Royals (now Sacramento Kings) and as a coach in 1970 and 1973 with the New York Knicks. Tommy Heinsohn won the NBA Championship as a player in 1957 and 1959-1965 with the Boston Celtics and as a coach in 1974 and 1976 with the Boston Celtics. KC Jones won the NBA Championship as a player in 1959-1966 with the Boston Celtics and as a coach in 1984 and 1986 with the Boston Celtics. Bill Sharman won the NBA Championship as a player in 1957 and 1959-1961 with the Boston Celtics and as a coach in 1972 with the Los Angeles Lakers. Billy Cunningham won the NBA Championship as a player in 1967 with the Philadelphia 76ers and as a coach in 1983 with the Philadelphia 76ers. Pat Riley won the NBA Championship as a player in 1972 wth the Los Angeles Lakers and as a coach in 1982, 1985, and 1987-1988 with the Los Angeles Lakers and in 2006 with the Miami Heat. Phil Jackson won the NBA Championship as a player in 1970 and 1973 with the New York Knicks and as a coach in 1991-1993 and 1996-1998 with the Chicago Bulls and in 2000-2002 with the Los Angeles Lakers. Buddy Jeannette won the NBA Championship in 1948 as the player/coach of the now defunct Baltimore Bullets.
Tommy Heinson The answer is Bill Russell
Yes Phil Jackson did coach 6 championships for the bulls
Lawrence Frank, Head Coach of the New Jersey Nets.
Magic's coach in his rookie season (1979-1980) was Paul Westhead. Westhead was in his first year of NBA coaching as the Lakers won the NBA championship that season.
Phil Jackson has the most rings as a coach & player with 12. Two as a player and 10 as a coach
Larry Brown is the only head coach in basketball history to win both an NCAA Championship (Kansas 1988) and an NBA title (Detroit 2004).
Bill Russell, player/coach for the Boston Celtics, in the 1967-68 season.
Larry Brown led the Detroit Pistons to an NBA championship in 2004.
i would say Phil Jackson, he has 11 championship rings
Phil Jackson, 11 as coach, 2 as player. 13