Brad Greenberg

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Brad Greenberg
Brad Greenberg.jpg
Sport(s) Basketball
Playing career
1973–1974
1974–1977
Washington State
American
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1977–1978
1978–1984
1984–1986
1986–1987
2001–2003
2003–2007
2007–2011
2012–2013
2013–Present
American (asst.)
Saint Joseph's (asst.)
Los Angeles Clippers (asst.)
New York Knicks (asst.)
South Florida (asst.)
Virginia Tech (asst.)
Radford
Maccabi Haifa
Hapoel Jerusalem
Head coaching record
Overall 55–68 (.447)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
Big South Tournament Championship (2009)
Big South Regular Season Championship (2009)
Israel Premier League Championship (2012/2013) - Maccabi Haifa

Brad Greenberg (born 1954) is an American basketball coach, who is head coach at Hapoel Jerusalem.1 He also served as head coach for Israeli 2012-2013 season champions Maccabi Haifa and as an assistant coach for Virginia Tech, and the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks.2 In addition, Greenberg was director of player-personnel for the Portland Trail Blazers and general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers.3

Greenberg was named Radford University's sixth head men's basketball coach on March 23, 2007, after serving four seasons as an assistant coach to his brother, Seth, at Virginia Tech.23 He also was an assistant college coach at American University, Saint Joseph's University and South Florida University.

During his stint as general manager, the Philadelphia 76ers drafted scoring sensation Allen Iverson, dubbed by Philly fans as "The Answer," with 1996's first overall pick. In Iverson's third NBA season, the Sixers ended a string of seven consecutive losing seasons and simultaneously started a five-season NBA playoff run.234

He resigned his position at Radford University on May 18, 2011, amid NCAA investigations.5 In February 2012, Radford received two years of probation from the NCAA, but no postseason ban, for major recruiting violations. Greenberg was hit with a five-year show-cause penalty, which effectively bars him from college coaching during that period.6

He was formerly an assistant on former NBA head coach Eric Musselman's coaching staff for the Venezuela national basketball team that has hosted FIBA's 2012 Men's Basketball Olympic Qualifying Tournament.67


NCAA head coaching record

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Radford Highlanders (Big South Conference) (2007–2011)
2007–2008 Radford 10–20 5–9 7th
2008–2009 Radford 21–12 15–3 1st NCAA 1st Round
2009–2010 Radford 19–12 13–5 2nd
2010–2011 Radford 5–24 2–16 10th
Radford: 55–68 35–33
Total: 55–68

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

References

  1. ^ Allon Sinai. (July 21, 2013). "Greenberg named coach of Hapoel Jerusalem". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 2013-10-05. 
  2. ^ a b c Brady, Erik (14 March 2009). "Season of wonder at Radford: Coach, center spark NCAA run". USA Today. Retrieved 12 October 2010. 
  3. ^ a b c Feinstein, John (7 March 2010). "Seth Greenberg, Brad Greenberg maintain brotherly bond". Washington Post. Retrieved 12 October 2010. 
  4. ^ Basketball-Reference.com
  5. ^ Greenberg out as Radford basketball coach, accessed May 22, 2011
  6. ^ a b Associated Press (February 24, 2012). "NCAA puts Radford on 2-year probation". ESPN.com. Retrieved February 27, 2012. 
  7. ^ Feinstein, John (March 8, 2012). "Virginia Tech Coach Seth Greenberg wins, but doesn’t help his feeling bad about his brother". Washington Post. Retrieved March 9, 2012. 

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