Pat Riley Speaker Profile
Pat Riley Biography
Pat Riley was born March 20, 1945 and is an Americanprofessional basketball executive, and a former coach and player in the NBA.Currently, he is team president of the Miami Heat. Widely regarded as one ofthe greatest NBA coaches of all time, Riley has served as the head coach offive championship teams and an assistant coach to another. He most recently wonthe 2006 NBA Championship with the Miami Heat. Prior to his tenure in Miami, heserved as head coach for the Los Angeles Lakers and the New York Knicks. He wasnamed NBA Coach of the Year three times (198990, 199293 and 199697, as headcoach of the Lakers, Knicks and Heat, respectively). He was head coach of theNBA All-Star Game teams nine times: eight of the Western team (1982, 1983,19851990, all as head coach of the Lakers) and once of the Eastern team (1993,as head coach of the Knicks). In 1996 he was named one of the 10 GreatestCoaches in the NBA history. As a player, he played for the Los Angeles Lakers'championship team in 1972, bringing his personal total to seven NBA titles.
Outside of basketball, Riley has developed into a pop-culture figure. This isborn out of Riley's signature look, a slicked-back hairstyle, which is oftendescribed as gangster-looking, and his immaculate tan. He came to the publiceye leading the Showtime Lakers of the 1980s, furthering his imageby guaranteeing a championship. Riley has coached in three Americancities well known for popular nightlife and celebrity culture.
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