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JOHN CALIPARI Tenure: 1996-99 Record: 72-112 Was named (Credit: AP)

JOHN CALIPARI
Tenure: 1996-99
Record: 72-112
Was named the NCAA National Coach of the Year the season before he signed on to coach the Nets.

Nets coaches through the years

Look back at every coach in Nets history, from the ABA to New Jersey to Brooklyn.

MAX ZASLOFSKY Tenure: 1967-69 Record: 53-103 Americans moved
(Credit: AP)

MAX ZASLOFSKY
Tenure: 1967-69
Record: 53-103
Americans moved to New York in Zaslofsky's second season and finished 17-61.

YORK LARESE Tenure: 1969-70 Record: 39-45 Americans made
(Credit: AP)

YORK LARESE
Tenure: 1969-70
Record: 39-45
Americans made their first postseason appearance under Larese. They were eliminated in seven games in the Eastern Division Semifinals by the Kentucky Colonels.

LOU CARNESECCA Tenure: 1970-83 Record: 114-138 Nets lost
(Credit: AP)

LOU CARNESECCA
Tenure: 1970-83
Record: 114-138
Nets lost to the Pacers in the 1972 ABA Finals in six games.

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KEVIN LOUGHERY Tenure: 1972-81 Record: 297-318 The Nets
(Credit: AP)

KEVIN LOUGHERY
Tenure: 1972-81
Record: 297-318
The Nets won ABA titles under Loughery in 1974 and 1975. Loughery also coached the Nets when they moved from the ABA to the NBA for the 1976-77 season.

BOB MACKINNON Tenure: 1980-81, 1987-88 Record: 22-64
(Credit: AP)

BOB MACKINNON
Tenure: 1980-81, 1987-88
Record: 22-64

LARRY BROWN Tenure: 1981-83 Record: 91-67 Nets went
(Credit: AP)

LARRY BROWN
Tenure: 1981-83
Record: 91-67
Nets went 47-29 in Brown's final year as head coach.

BILL BLAIR Tenure: 1983 Record: 2-4

BILL BLAIR
Tenure: 1983
Record: 2-4

STAN ALBECK Tenure: 1983-1985 Record: 87-77
(Credit: AP)

STAN ALBECK Tenure: 1983-1985
Record: 87-77

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DAVE WOHL Tenure: 1985-88 Record: 65-114
(Credit: AP)

DAVE WOHL
Tenure: 1985-88
Record: 65-114

WILLIS REED Tenure: 1988-89 Record: 33-77 Later served
(Credit: AP)

WILLIS REED
Tenure: 1988-89
Record: 33-77
Later served as an executive for the Nets from 1990-96.

BILL FITCH Tenure: 1989-92 Record: 83-163
(Credit: AP)

BILL FITCH
Tenure: 1989-92
Record: 83-163

CHUCK DALY — 1992-94 Record: 88-76 Post-season: 3-6
(Credit: AP)

CHUCK DALY — 1992-94
Record: 88-76
Post-season: 3-6
Coached the Nets the season after leading the Dream Team to gold in Barcelona.

BUTCH BEARD Tenure: 1994-96 Record: 60-104
(Credit: AP)

BUTCH BEARD
Tenure: 1994-96
Record: 60-104

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JOHN CALIPARI Tenure: 1996-99 Record: 72-112 Was named
(Credit: AP)

JOHN CALIPARI
Tenure: 1996-99
Record: 72-112
Was named the NCAA National Coach of the Year the season before he signed on to coach the Nets.

DON CASEY Tenure: 1998-2000 Record: 44-68
(Credit: AP)

DON CASEY
Tenure: 1998-2000
Record: 44-68

BYRON SCOTT Tenure: 2000-04 Record: 149-139 After leading
(Credit: AP)

BYRON SCOTT
Tenure: 2000-04
Record: 149-139
After leading the Nets to back-to-back appearances in the Finals, Scott was fired midway through the 2003-04 season.

LAWRENCE FRANK Tenure: 2004-09 Record: 225-241 Frank was
(Credit: AP)

LAWRENCE FRANK
Tenure: 2004-09
Record: 225-241
Frank was fired after an 0-16 start to the 2009-10 season.

TOM BARRISE Tenure: 2009 Record: 0-2
(Credit: AP)

TOM BARRISE
Tenure: 2009
Record: 0-2

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KIKI VANDEWEGHE Tenure: 2009-10 Record: 12-52
(Credit: AP)

KIKI VANDEWEGHE
Tenure: 2009-10
Record: 12-52

AVERY JOHNSON Tenure: 2010-2012 Record: 60-116
(Credit: AP)

AVERY JOHNSON
Tenure: 2010-2012
Record: 60-116

P.J. CARLESIMO Tenure: 2012-present Record: 0-0
(Credit: James Escher)

P.J. CARLESIMO
Tenure: 2012-present
Record: 0-0

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