In the Finals that year, they played the Seattle SuperSonics once again. That stuck out for me because he had a huge game and stole the show. Dallas Mavericks head coaches. You must click on the link in that email to activate your subscription to the ticket. Albert is covering his 20th All-Star Game this weekend, although he cracked that it may be one of the most difficult. Motta was fired on April 21, On the same day he left the Bulls, he was hired as head coach of the Washington Bullets.
Motta was the first ever head coach of the Dallas Maverickshired by the team on July 16,
1968 NBA All-Star recap
Guard Dick Barnett scored 15 points off the bench. However, they advanced to the Conference Finals in the season, beating the Kansas City Kings to play the Golden State Warriorswho beat them in seven games to advance to the finals, where that team won the NBA Finals that year. Within months, the old Garden was demolished. John Havlicek of the Celtics was the leading scorer with 26 points. The opera ain't over 'til the fat lady sings.