David Fizdale

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David Fizdale
David Fizdale in 2009.jpg
Fizdale in 2009
Miami Heat
Position Assistant coach
League National Basketball Association
Personal information
Born (1974-06-06) June 6, 1974 (age 40)
Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Career information
High school John C. Fremont
(Los Angeles, California)
College San Diego (1992–1996)
Coaching career 1998–present
Career history
As coach:
1998–2002 San Diego (NCAA I) (assistant)
2002–2004 Fresno State (NCAA I) (asst.)
20032004 Golden State Warriors (asst.)
20042008 Atlanta Hawks (asst.)
2008–present Miami Heat (asst.)
Career highlights and awards

As Assistant Coach:

David Sean Fizdale (born June 16, 1974) is an assistant coach for the Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association. He also serves as the team's Director of Player Development.

Career[edit]

Born in Los Angeles, California, Fizdale attended Fremont High School in Los Angeles, where he played as a point guard for the basketball team.[1] He subsequently attended college at the University of San Diego, where he graduated with a B.A. in communications and a minor in sociology.

Fizdale coached "Team Shaq", a squad selected by Shaquille O'Neal, at the 2013 Rising Stars Challenge during the NBA All-Star Weekend.[2] His team was defeated by Charles Barkley's "Team Chuck", 163-135, coached by then San Antonio Spurs' assistant coach Mike Budenholzer.

Personal life[edit]

Fizdale currently resides in Miami, Florida. He has one son, Kyle Jackson.[3]

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