Played for 5 NBA teams before becoming a head coach and taking the Portland Trail Blazers to 2 NBA Finals appearances.
He was a star basketball player at what would be Loyola Marymount University.
He coached the Sacramento Kings in the famous 2002 7-game playoff series against the Los Angeles Lakers that Tom Donaghy said was partly fixed by the NBA.
He married Mary Kay in 1969.
He coached the fantastic Kings team in 2002, which was filled with NBA stars playing in their prime including Chris Webber.