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A fellow NBA coach said George Karl is a no-brainer for the Hall of Fame.
"Without question,'' said Brooklyn's P.J. Carlesimo. "Without question.''
Karl is the sixth-winningest coach in NBA history with 1,124 wins and is closing in on fifth-place Phil Jackson, who totaled 1,155. But Karl, like his players, often doesn’t get a national spotlight while toiling in out-of-the-way Denver.
“I don’t think he gets enough credit for the numbers he puts up year in and year out and the way he adapts (to different personnel),’’ Carlesimo said of Karl. “I think (the Nuggets are) very good. They’re one of the elite teams in the league.’’