After leading the Chicago Bulls to a league's best season record, Tom Thibodeau was named as the 2010-2011 Season NBA coach of the year.
The Bulls had 62 wins and 20 losses in the eliminations under coach Tom Thibodeau. They have just beaten the Indiana Pacers in their first round playoff match-up via 4 games to 1. They will face the dreaded Atlanta Hawks in the second round which will start this week.
The Bulls will make an official announcement of the award later today. This is confirmed by The Tribune. The league has finally appreciated all his contributions to basketball. He first served as an assistant coach to Doc Rivers while he was part of the Celtics' coaching staff. He's known as a defensive coach. He loves players like Derrick Rose.