George Karl

George Matthew Karl
Born: May 12, 1951
Penn Hills, PA USA
Coaching Career: 1984-2015
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 2022.

George Karl compiled a record of 1175 wins and 824 losses in his coaching career with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, Sacramento Kings and Seattle Supersonics. He began coaching during the 1984 season and last coached during the 2015 campaign. Karl was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2022.

Coaching Record:

Regular Season Playoffs
Season League Team G W L Win% G W L Win%
1984-85NBACleveland Cavaliers823646.439 413.250
1985-86NBACleveland Cavaliers672542.373
1986-87NBAGolden State Warriors824240.512 1046.400
1987-88NBAGolden State Warriors641648.250
1991-92NBASeattle Supersonics422715.643 945.444
1992-93NBASeattle Supersonics825527.671 19109.526
1993-94NBASeattle Supersonics826319.768 523.400
1994-95NBASeattle Supersonics825725.695 413.250
1995-96NBASeattle Supersonics826418.780 21138.619
1996-97NBASeattle Supersonics825725.695 1266.500
1997-98NBASeattle Supersonics826121.744 1046.400
1998-99NBAMilwaukee Bucks502822.560 303.000
1999-00NBAMilwaukee Bucks824240.512 523.400
2000-01NBAMilwaukee Bucks825230.634 18108.556
2001-02NBAMilwaukee Bucks824141.500
2002-03NBAMilwaukee Bucks824240.512 624.333
2004-05NBADenver Nuggets40328.800 514.200
2005-06NBADenver Nuggets824438.537 514.200
2006-07NBADenver Nuggets824537.549 514.200
2007-08NBADenver Nuggets825032.610 404.000
2008-09NBADenver Nuggets825428.659 16106.625
2009-10NBADenver Nuggets825329.646 624.333
2010-11NBADenver Nuggets825032.610 514.200
2011-12NBADenver Nuggets663828.576 734.429
2012-13NBADenver Nuggets825725.695 624.333
2014-15NBASacramento Kings301119.367
2015-16NBASacramento Kings823349.402
Totals19991175824.588 18580105.432


2012 - NBA Coach of the Year