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REGULAR  SEASON       PLAYOFFS 
Carl Bennett
Season  W - L    PCT   W - L    PCT 
1948-49 0 - 6   .000   N/A      N/A

Curly Armstrong
Season  W - L    PCT   W - L    PCT 
1948-49 22-32    .407  N/A      N/A

Murray Mendenhall
Season  W - L    PCT   W - L    PCT 
1949-50 40-28   .588   2 - 2   .500
1950-51 32-36   .471   1 - 2   .333
Totals  72-64   .529   3 - 4   .429

Paul Birch
Season  W - L    PCT   W - L    PCT 
1951-52 29-37   .439   0 - 2   .000
1942-53 36-33   .522   4 - 4   .500
1953-54 40-32   .556   0 - 4   .000
Totals 105-102  .507   4- 10   .286

Charles Eckman 
Season  W - L    PCT   W - L    PCT 
1954-55 43- 29   .597  6 - 5   .545
1955-56 37- 35   .514  4 - 6   .400
1956-57 34- 38   .472  0 - 2   .000
1957-58 9 - 16   .360  N/A      N/A 
Totals 123-118   .510  10-13   .435

Red Rocha 
Season  W - L     PCT  W - L   PCT 
1957-58 24 - 23  .511  3 - 4  .429 
1958-59 28 - 44  .389  1 - 2  .333 
1959-60 13 - 21  .382  N/A     N/A 
Totals  65 - 88  .425  4 - 6  .400 

Dick McGuire 
Season  W -  L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1959-60 17 - 24  .414  0 - 2  .000 
1960-61 34 - 45  .430  2 - 3  .400 
1961-62 37 - 43  .463  5 - 5  .500 
1962-63 34 - 46  .425  1 - 3  .250 
Totals 122 - 158 .436  8 - 13 .381 

Charles Wolf 
Season  W -  L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1963-64 23 - 57  .288  N/A     N/A 
1964-65  2 - 9   .182  N/A     N/A 
Totals  25 - 66  .274  N/A     N/A 

Dave DeBusschere 
Season  W -  L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1964-65 29 - 40  .420  N/A     N/A 
1965-66 22 - 58  .275  N/A     N/A 
1966-67 28 - 45  .384  N/A     N/A 
Totals  79 - 143 .356  N/A     N/A 

Donnis Butcher 
Season  W - L     PCT  W - L   PCT 
1966-67  2 - 6   .250  N/A     N/A 
1967-68 40 - 42  .488  2 - 4  .333 
1968-69 10 - 12  .455  N/A     N/A 
Totals  52 - 60  .464  2 - 4  .333 

Paul Seymour 
Season   W - L     PCT W - L   PCT 
1968-69  22 - 38 .367  N/A     N/A 
Totals   22 - 38 .367  N/A     N/A 

Bill van Breda Kolff 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1969-70  31 - 51 .378  N/A     N/A 
1970-71  45 - 37 .549  N/A     N/A 
1971-72   6 - 4  .600  N/A     N/A 
Totals   82 - 92 .471  N/A     N/A 

Terry Dischinger 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1971-72  0 - 2   .000  N/A     N/A 
Totals   0 - 2   .000  N/A     N/A 

Earl Lloyd 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L   PCT 
1971-72 20 - 50  .286  N/A     N/A 
1972-73  2 - 5   .286  N/A     N/A 
Totals  22 - 55  .286  N/A     N/A 

Ray Scott 
Season    W - L   PCT  W - L    PCT 
1972-73  38 - 37 .507  N/A      N/A 
1973-74* 52 - 30 .634  3 - 4   .429 
1974-75  40 - 42 .488  1 - 2   .333 
1975-76  17 - 25 .405  N/A      N/A 
Totals  147 - 134.523  4 - 6   .400 
* NBA Coach of the Year 

Herb Brown 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L    PCT 
1975-76  19 - 21 .475  4 - 5   .444 
1976-77  44 - 38 .537  1 - 2   .333 
1977-78   9 - 15 .375  N/A      N/A 
Totals   72 - 74 .493  5 - 7   .417 

Bob Kauffman 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L    PCT 
1977-78  29 - 29 .500  N/A      N/A 
Totals   29 - 29 .500  N/A      N/A 

Dick Vitale 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L     PCT 
1978-79  30 - 52 .366  N/A       N/A 
1979-80   4 - 8  .333  N/A       N/A 
Totals   34 - 60 .362  N/A       N/A  

Richie Adubato 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L     PCT 
1979-80  12 - 58 .171  N/A       N/A 
Totals   12 - 58 .171  N/A       N/A 

Scotty Robertson 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L     PCT 
1980-81  21 - 61 .256  N/A       N/A 
1981-82  39 - 43 .476  N/A       N/A 
1982-83  37 - 45 .451  N/A       N/A 
Totals   97- 149 .394  N/A       N/A 

Chuck Daly 
Season    W - L   PCT  W -  L     PCT 
1983-84  49 - 33 .598  2 -  3    .400 
1984-85  46 - 36 .561  5 -  4    .556 
1985-86  46 - 36 .561  1 -  3    .250 
1986-87  52 - 30 .634  10 - 5    .667 
1987-88  54 - 28 .659  14 - 9    .609 
1988-89  63 - 19 .768  15 - 2    .882 
1989-90  59 - 23 .720  15 - 5    .750 
1990-91  50 - 32 .610  7 -  8    .467 
1991-92  48 - 34 .585  2 -  3    .400 
Totals  467 - 271.633  71 - 42   .628 

Ron Rothstein 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
1992-93  40 - 42 .488  N/A        N/A 
Totals   40 - 42 .488  N/A        N/A 

Don Chaney 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
1993-94  20 - 62 .244  N/A        N/A 
1994-95  28 - 54 .341  N/A        N/A 
Totals   48 - 116.297  N/A        N/A 

Doug Collins 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
1995-96  46 - 36 .561  0 - 3     .000 
1996-97  54 - 28 .659  2 - 3     .400 
1997-98  21 - 24 .467  N/A        N/A 
Totals  121 - 88 .579  2 - 6     .250 

Alvin Gentry 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
1997-98  16 - 21 .432  N/A        N/A 
1998-99  29 - 21 .580  2 - 3     .400 
1999-00  28 - 30 .483  N/A        N/A 
Totals   73 - 72 .503  2 - 3     .400 

George Irvine 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
1999-00  14 - 10 .583  0 - 3     .000 
2000-01  32 - 50 .390  N/A        N/A 
Totals   46 - 60 .434  0 - 3     .000 

Rick Carlisle 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2001-02* 50-32   .610  4 - 6     .400 
2002-03  50-32   .610  8 - 9     .471 
Totals  100-64   .610 12 - 15    .444 
* NBA Coach of the Year 

Larry Brown 
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2003-04  54-28   .658  16- 7     .695
2004-05  54-28   .658  15- 6     .714
Totals  108-56   .658  31- 11    .738

Flip Saunders
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2005-06  64-18   .780  10- 7     .588
2006-07  53-29   .646  10- 6     .625
2007-08  59-23   .720  10- 6     .625
Totals  176-70   .715  30-19     .612

Michael Curry
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2008-09  39-43   .476  0 - 4     .000
Totals   39-43   .476  0 - 4     .000

John Kuester
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2009-10  27-55   .329  N/A        N/A
2010-11  30-52   .379  N/A        N/A
Totals   57-107  .347  N/A        N/A

Lawrence Frank
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2011-12  25-41   .379  N/A        N/A
2012-13  29-53   .354  N/A        N/A
Totals  54-114   .329  N/A        N/A

Maurice Cheeks
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2013-14  21-29   .420  N/A        N/A
Totals   21-29   .420  N/A        N/A

John Loyer
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2013-14   8-32   .250  N/A        N/A
Totals    8-32   .250  N/A        N/A

Stan Van Gundy
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2014-15  32-50   .390  N/A        N/A
2015-16  44-38   .537  0-4       .000
2016-17  37-45   .452  N/A        N/A
2017-18  39-43   .476  N/A        N/A
Totals  152-176  .463  0-4       .000

Dwayne Case
Season   W - L    PCT  W - L      PCT 
2018-19  41-41   .500  0 - 0      .000  
2019-20  20-46   .303  N/A        N/A

OVERALL PISTONS TOTALS 
         W - L     PCT   W - L     PCT 
     2,753 - 2,927 .484  200-173  .536