Phoenix Suns coach Monty Williams and Boston Celtics interim coach Joe Mazzulla have been named the NBA Coaches of the Month for October and November.
Williams drove Phoenix to a 15-6 record in October and November, the best in the Western Conference.
Mazzulla guided the Celtics to an NBA-best 18-4 start to the season, his first as an NBA coach.
NBA Coaches of the Month for October & November.— NBA (@NBA) December 1, 2022
West: Monty Williams (@Suns)
East: Joe Mazzulla (@celtics) pic.twitter.com/3hooIAn9LP
The other nominees were: Chauncey Billups (Trail Blazers), Mike Brown (Kings), Willie Green (Pelicans), Will Hardy (Jazz), Taylor Jenkins (Grizzlies), Michael Malone (Nuggets) J.B. Bickerstaff (Cavaliers), Mike Budenholzer (Bucks) and Rick Carlisle (Pacers)