On This Date in NBA History: March 12, Don Nelson 25,000th 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 #17 jersey of Chris Mullin at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

1992 – In a 119-112 Golden State Warriors loss to the Detroit Pistons, Warriors head coach Don Nelson participated in his 25,000th game, including his regular-season and playoffs playing and coaching careers. Nelson has the most regular-season wins for a head coach in NBA history.

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