Thibodeau Named NBA Coach of the Year

Announcement Date: May 1, 2011

Tom Thibodeau win the NBA Coach of the Year in his first season with the Bulls. Thibodeau led the Bulls to a 62-20 regular season and the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.

“I knew in the first couple of weeks that he was here that we had hit a grand slam,” general manager Gar Forman said.