On This Date in NBA History: January 23, Don Nelson Won His 900th Game


March 19, 2012; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors former coach Don Nelson waves to fans during the half time ceremony to retire the

2000 – In a 99-91 victory over the Detroit Pistons at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Dallas Mavericks head coach Don Nelson won his 900th career game. He now has 1,335 victories, the most in NBA history. Lenny Wilkens has the second-most wins (1,332) and George Karl has the most among active head coaches (1,099).

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