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Doug Collins

Biography

4-period NBA All-Star safeguard/forwards for the Philadelphia 76ers from 1973 to 1981, became an NBA trainer after retirement; performed for Group USA in the controversial silver medal video game against the Soviet Union on the 1972 Munich Olympics. He performed 3 years of university golf ball at Illinois Condition prior to the 76ers chosen him initial general in the 1973 NBA Draft. In his initial season as trainer from the Philadelphia 76ers in 2010-11, the group knocked from the #1 seeded Chicago Bulls in the initial round from the Eastern Meeting Playoffs. He previously two kids, Chris and Kelly, along with his wife Kathy. After a string of playoff exits using the Chicago Bulls in the past due 1980s, his helper Phil Jackson changed him as the group coach.

Quick Facts


Full Name Doug Collins
Date Of Birth July 28, 1951
Died September 29, 2001, North Vancouver, Canada
Place Of Birth Christopher, IL
Height 1.98 m
Weight 82 kg
Profession Basketball Player
Education John Marshall Law School, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, North Georgia College & State University, North Hall High School, Atlanta's John Marshall Law School, University of North Georgia
Nationality American
Spouse Kathy Collins
Children Chris Collins, Kelly Collins
Nominations Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
Movies Laughology, Michael Jordan to the Max, The Brain Machine
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1 Scored the final two points for USA Basketball in the 1972 Olympic Final against the Soviet Union on two free throws with three seconds left. This was the infamous game in which the Soviets were given three chances to score the winning basket. To this day, Collins and his Olympics teammates have never accepted their silver medals from that Olympics.
2 Played his entire career with the Philadelphia 76ers from 1973-1974 to 1980-1981, averaging 17.9 points a game. Averaged a career-high 20.8 ppg in 1975-1976.
3 Head coach of the NBA's Chicago Bulls (1986-1989), Detroit Pistons (1995-1998), Washington Wizards (2001-2003), and Philadelphia 76ers (2010-2013).


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ESPN NBA Countdown 2002 TV Series

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
30 for 30 2015 TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rio Olympics 2016 TV Mini-Series Himself - Game Analyst
The Jump 2016 TV Series Himself - NBA Analyst
Mike & Mike 2011-2015 TV Series Himself - ESPN NBA Analyst / Himself - Former NBA Player & Coach / Himself - Telephone Interviewee
30 for 30 2015 TV Series documentary Himself - Coached Christian Laettner in NBA
30 for 30 Shorts 2013 TV Series documentary short Himself
NBA Hardwood Classics 2012 TV Series Himself
Pardon the Interruption 2005-2009 TV Series Himself
ESPN 25: Who's #1? 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2002-2003 TV Series documentary Himself
:03 from Gold 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
2001 NBA All-Star Game 2001 TV Special Himself - Color Commentator
The 2000 NBA Finals 2000 TV Series Himself - Color Commentator
Michael Jordan to the Max 2000 Documentary Himself
2000 NBA All-Star Game 2000 TV Movie Himself - Color Commentator
1997 NBA All-Star Game 1997 TV Special Himself - Eastern Conference Head Coach
1994 NBA All-Star Saturday 1994 TV Movie Himself - Rookie Game Coach
The NBA on TNT 1988 TV Series Analyst
The NBA on CBS 1978-1986 TV Series Himself - Chicago Bulls Head Coach / Himself
1978 NBA All-Star Game 1978 TV Special Himself
1977 NBA All-Star Game 1977 TV Special Himself
1976 NBA All-Star Game 1976 TV Special Himself
MSG Network: New York Knicks Basketball 1969 TV Series Himself - Analyst

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike 2015 TV Series Himself - ESPN NBA Analyst

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
2008 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
2002 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
2001 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
1999 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Sports Event Analyst
1995 CableACE CableACE Awards Sports Commentator/Analyst The NBA on TNT (1988)
1995 CableACE CableACE Awards Sports Commentator/Analyst The NBA on TNT (1988)
1994 CableACE CableACE Awards Sports Commentator/Analyst The NBA on TNT (1988)


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