2016-2017: Mike D’Antoni (Houston Rockets)

2015-2016: Steve Kerr (Golden State Warriors)

2014-2015: Mike Budenholzer (Atlanta Hawks)

2013-2014: Gregg Popovich (San Antonio Spurs)

2012-2013: George Karl (Denver Nuggets)

2011-2012: Gregg Popovich (San Antonio Spurs)

2010-2011: Tom Thibodeau (Chicago Bulls)

2009-2010: Scott Brooks (Oklahoma City Thunder)

2008-2009: Mike Brown (Cleveland Cavaliers)

2007-2008: Byron Scott (New Orleans Hornets)

2006-2007: Sam Mitchell (Toronto Raptors)

2005-2006: Avery Johnson (Dallas Mavericks)

2004-2005: Mike D’Antoni (Phoenix Suns)

2003-2004: Hubbie Brown (Memphis Grizzlies)

2002-2003: Gregg Popovich (San Antonio Spurs)

2001-2002: Rick Carlisle (Detroit Pistons)

2000-2001: Larry Brown (Philadelphia 76ers)

1999-2000: Doc Rivers (Orlando Magic)

1998-1999: Mike Dunleavy (Portland Trail Blazers)

1997-1998: Larry Bird (Indiana Pacers)

1996-1997: Pat Riley (Miami Heat)

1995-1996: Phil Jackson (Chicago Bulls)

1994-1995: Del Harris (Los Ángeles Lakers)

1993-1994: Lenny Wilkens (Atlanta Hawks)

1992-1993: Pat Riley (New York Knicks)

1991-1992: Don Nelson (Golden State Warriors)

1990-1991: Don Chaney (Houston Rockets)

1989-1990: Pat Riley (Los Ángeles Lakers)

1988-1989: Cotton Fitzsimmons (Phoenix Suns)

1987-1988: Doug Moe (Denver Nuggets)

1986-1987: Mike Schuler (Portland Trail Blazers)

1985-1986: Mike Fratello (Atlanta Hawks)

1984-1985: Don Nelson (Milwaukee Bucks)

1983-1984: Frank Layden (Utah Jazz)

1982-1983: Don Nelson (Milwaukee Bucks)

1981-1982: Gene Shue (Washington Bullets)

1980-1981: Jack McKinney (Indiana Pacers)

1979-1980: Bill Fitch (Boston Celtics)

1978-1979: Cotton Fitzsimmons (Kansas City Kings)

1977-1978: Hubie Brown (Atlanta Hawks)

1976-1977: Tom Nissalke (Houston Rockets)

1975-1976: Bill Fitch (Cleveland Cavaliers)

1974-1975: Phil Johnson (Kansas City Kings)

1973-1974: Ray Scott (Detroit Pistons)

1972-1973: Tom Heinsohn (Boston Celtics)

1971-1972: Bill Sharman (Los Ángeles Lakers)

1970-1971: Dick Motta (Chicago Bulls)

1969-1970: Red Holzman (New York Knicks)

1968-1969: Gene Shue (Baltimore Bullets)

1967-1968: Richie Guerin (Saint Louis Hawks)

1966-1967: Johnny Kerr (Chicago Bulls)

1965-1966: Dolph Schayes (Philadelphia 76ers)

1964-1965: Red Auerbach (Boston Celtics)

1963-1964: Alex Hannum (San Francisco Warriors)

1962-1963: Harry Gallatin (Saint Louis Hawks)