Pat Riley

Patrick James Riley
Born: March 20, 1945
Rome, NY USA
Coaching Career: 1981-2007
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 2008.

Pat Riley compiled a record of 1210 wins and 694 losses in his coaching career with the Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat and New York Knicks. He began coaching during the 1981 season and last coached during the 2007 campaign. Riley was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2008.

Coaching Record:

Regular Season Playoffs
Season League Team G W L Win% G W L Win%
1981-82NBALos Angeles Lakers715021.704 14122.857
1982-83NBALos Angeles Lakers825824.707 1587.533
1983-84NBALos Angeles Lakers825428.659 21147.667
1984-85NBALos Angeles Lakers826220.756 19154.789
1985-86NBALos Angeles Lakers826220.756 1486.571
1986-87NBALos Angeles Lakers826517.793 18153.833
1987-88NBALos Angeles Lakers826220.756 24159.625
1988-89NBALos Angeles Lakers825725.695 15114.733
1989-90NBALos Angeles Lakers826319.768 945.444
1991-92NBANew York Knicks825131.622 1266.500
1992-93NBANew York Knicks826022.732 1596.600
1993-94NBANew York Knicks825725.695 251411.560
1994-95NBANew York Knicks825527.671 1165.545
1995-96NBAMiami Heat824240.512 303.000
1996-97NBAMiami Heat826121.744 1789.471
1997-98NBAMiami Heat825527.671 523.400
1998-99NBAMiami Heat503317.660 523.400
1999-00NBAMiami Heat825230.634 1064.600
2000-01NBAMiami Heat825032.610 303.000
2001-02NBAMiami Heat823646.439
2002-03NBAMiami Heat822557.305
2005-06NBAMiami Heat614120.672 23167.696
2006-07NBAMiami Heat824438.537 404.000
2007-08NBAMiami Heat821567.183
Totals19041210694.636 282171111.606


1989 - NBA Coach of the Year
1992 - NBA Coach of the Year
1996 - NBA Coach of the Year