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Don Nelson congratulates Gregg Popovich after being surpassed on all-time wins list

Don Nelson shared an endearing message for Gregg Popovich after being surpassed by the San Antonio Spurs head coach on the all-time wins list in NBA history. The Spurs beat the Utah Jazz 104-102 on Friday night to give Popovich career win number 1,336 (his team really loved the celebration). That is one more than Nelson, who was the previous winningest coach in NBA history.

Don Nelson shares message for Gregg Popovich after being surpassed

Don Nelson shared an endearing message for Gregg Popovich after being surpassed by the San Antonio Spurs head coach on the all-time wins list in NBA history. The Spurs beat the Utah Jazz 104-102 on Friday night to give Popovich career win number 1,336 (his team really loved the celebration). That is one more than Nelson, who was the previous winningest coach in NBA history.
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Gregg Popovich passes Don Nelson for most regular-season coaching wins of all time

Since Popovich has coached in several dramatic games, the Spurs fittingly kept things close down the stretch. Josh Richardson hit one free throw with 14.2 seconds left to make it a two-point game but missed the second, but Keldon Johnson scooped up the clutch offensive board. He went to the line and knocked them both down, putting San Antonio up 101-97.
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In all-time wins chase, Don Nelson is pulling for Gregg Popovich

Just before 3:30 p.m. island time Monday, Don Nelson ambled off a golf course in Maui and went in search of a television set. For the first time in a long time, his daily round on the links was not the most important appointment of his day. Nelson was excited...
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Spurs' Gregg Popovich Ties Don Nelson for Most Wins by HC in NBA History

Gregg Popovich was already arguably the greatest coach in NBA history. Now he has the win total to back it up. The San Antonio Spurs coach tied Don Nelson for the most wins in NBA history with his 1,335th career victory. He reached the milestone with a 117-110 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday.
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Gregg Popovich ties Don Nelson for most coaching wins in NBA history in win vs. Lakers

With the San Antonio Spurs' 117-110 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on March 7, Gregg Popovich is now tied with Don Nelson as the two winningest coaches in NBA history. The Spurs snapped a four-game losing streak in their victory over the Lakers, and it gave Popovich his 1,335th career win, which ties Nelson for the most the league has ever seen over a head coaching career.
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Spurs' Gregg Popovich ties Don Nelson for most coaching wins in NBA history after victory over Lakers

With the San Antonio Spurs' 117-110 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on March 7, Gregg Popovich is now tied with Don Nelson as the two winningest coaches in NBA history. The Spurs snapped a four-game losing streak in their victory over the Lakers, and it gave Popovich his 1,335th career win, which ties Nelson for the most the league has ever seen over a head coaching career.
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