Basketball is one of the biggest sports played in America and Canada. Tom Thibodeau, 62 years old, is an American basketball coach who was born on January 17, 1958, in New Britain, Connecticut, USA.
|Height||6 ft 2 inches|
|Parents||Tom Thibodeau Sr. and Ann Thibodeau|
|Net Worth||$ 12 milliopn|
Thibodeau was the basketball team captain at Salem State College and became the assistant of the same college team after a year and served as head coach in 1984. From that season, Thibodeau started his journey to be one of the best coaches in basketball history.
10 Facts on Tom Thibodeau
- Tom Thibodeau was born on January 17, 1958, in New Britain, Connecticut, USA, and he stands at 6 feet 2 inches.
- The 62 years old American, started basketball during his college at Salem State College in 1980 and then served as the head coach of the same college in 1984.
- The basketball coach’s parents are Tom Thibodeau Sr. and Ann Thibodeau and he has two sisters and two brothers.
- Tom Thibodeau is a very dedicated coach and basketball fan as he never married to pursue his career in Basketball coaching.
- From 1985, Thibodeau started to work as an assistant coach, slowly moving to higher league teams until 2010.
- Tom Thibodeau became the head coach of Chiago Bulls in 2010 and won the NBA Coach of the Year in 2011 and also equaled most wins in a debut season with 62 wins.
- In 2012, the head coach of Chiago Bulls became the fastest coach to achieve 100 wins in the NBA history with just 130 games played under him.
- Tom Thibodeau left the bulls and joined Minnesota Timberwolves till 2015-2019 seasons and now has joined new York Knicks in 2020.
- American National Team won the gold medals in the 2016 Olympic games and Thibodeau was the assistant coach of the team at that time.
- Tom Thibodeau has a net worth of $ 12 million but the contract with New York Knicks is not publics so his salary is unknown.