Gary Kloppenburg

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Coach Gary Kloppenburg
WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks
Born (1953-01-06) January 6, 1953 (age 61)
Nationality American
College UC San Diego
WNBA career 2012–present
Profile WNBA coach profile
WNBA head coach of
Tulsa Shock (2012–2013)
WNBA assistant coach of
Seattle Storm (2000–2002)
Indiana Fever (2008–2011)
Los Angeles Sparks (2014–present)
Coaching record
Regular season 20–48 (.294)
Postseason 0–0 (–)

Gary Kloppenburg is an American basketball head coach, most recently of the Tulsa Shock of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Gary is the son of basketball coach Bob Kloppenburg. He is currently serving as an assistant coach with the Los Angeles Sparks

Kloppenberg served as an assistant coach with the Seattle Storm from 2000 through 2002. He was an assistant coach of the Charlotte Bobcats of the National Basketball Association from 2004-2007, and an assistant coach of the Indiana Fever from 2008 through 2011.[1]

Kloppenberg improved the Shock during his two-year tenure; nevertheless, he was fired after the 2013 season.[2]

Coaching record[edit]

Regular season G Games coached W Games won L Games lost W–L % Win-loss %
Post season PG Playoff games PW Playoff wins PL Playoff losses PW–L % Playoff win-loss %
Team Year G W L W–L% Finish PG PW PL PW–L% Result
TUL 2012 34 9 25 .265 5th in West Missed Playoffs
TUL 2013 34 11 23 .324 6th in West Missed Playoffs
Career 64 20 48 .313