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2014 WNBA.com GM Survey: Coaches

2014 WNBA.com GM Survey: Coaches

Who is the best head coach in the WNBA? Which head coach makes the best in-game adjustments? Which head coach is the best at developing young players?

Once again, WNBA.com posed questions to the league's general managers to learn what the people who make the decisions really think about these topics and more.

Who is the best head coach in the WNBA?
1. Cheryl Reeve 41.7%
Cheryl Reeve
2. Lin Dunn 16.7%
Mike Thibault 16.7%
4. Michael Cooper 8.3%
Dan Hughes 8.3%
Carol Ross 8.3%

Which head coach is the best manager/motivator of people?
1. Cheryl Reeve 33.3%
2. Carol Ross 16.7%
3. Brian Agler 8.3%
Michael Cooper 8.3%
Lin Dunn 8.3%
Dan Hughes 8.3%
Bill Laimbeer 8.3%
Mike Thibault 8.3%

Which head coach makes the best in-game adjustments?
1. Mike Thibault 33.3%
Mike Thibault
Brian Agler 33.3%
Cheryl Reeve 16.7%
4. Dan Hughes 8.3%
5. Lin Dunn 8.3%

Which head coach is the best in the last two minutes of a close game?
1. Brian Agler 41.7%
Brian Agler
2. Mike Thibault 41.7%
3. Lin Dunn 8.3%
Cheryl Reeve 8.3%

Which head coach runs the best offense?
1. Cheryl Reeve 50%
2. Pokey Chatman 16.7%
Carol Ross 16.7%
4. Lin Dunn 8.3%
Brian Agler 8.3%

Which head coach has the best defensive schemes?
1. Brian Agler 50%
2. Lin Dunn 33.3%
3. Bill Laimbeer 8.3%
Carol Ross 8.3%

Which head coach is the best at developing young players?
1. Dan Hughes 41.7%
Dan Hughes
Mike Thibault 41.7%
3. Anne Donovan 8.3%
Fred Williams 8.3%

Who is the best assistant coach in the WNBA?
1. Jenny Boucek 25%
Jenny Boucek
Stephanie White 25%
3. Julie Hargrove 8.3%
Vickie Johnson 8.3%
Gary Kloppenburg 8.3%
Jim Petersen 8.3%
Karleen Thompson 8.3%
Gail Goestenkors 8.3%

Which active player would make the best head coach someday?
1. Sue Bird 25.0%
Becky Hammon 25.0%
Kara Lawson 25.0%
4. Tamika Catchings 8.3%
Armintie Herrington 8.3%
Lindsay Whalen 8.3%

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