Present Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doc Rivers has been across the NBA for a very long time. Not solely did he have a protracted, profitable profession as a participant, however he’s now making historical past as a coach.
Rivers has been teaching within the NBA since 1999, with over 20 years of expertise on the sidelines. Over the weekend, he bought his 1,000th profession win.
This makes him simply the tenth coach in NBA historical past to succeed in this milestone. So long as he’s the coach of the Sixers, his win whole will solely proceed to climb as they’re one of many higher groups in your entire NBA.
As he continues to climb the all-time teaching ladder, Rivers has Rick Adelman in his sights with 1,042 profession wins. Nonetheless early within the season, he’s bought an opportunity to go him earlier than the playoffs and earn the ninth spot on the record.
Rivers is now one in all simply two lively coaches (Gregg Popovich) with 1,000 profession wins.