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The List Of Iconic NBA Things Steve Kerr Was Involved In His Career

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Believe it or not, you can't write the story of NBA basketball without talking about Steve Kerr. His career averages of 6.0 points, 1.2 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game may not be surprising at all, although he does hold the record for the highest career three-pointer percentage at 45.4%.

However, Kerr worked his heart off to find a spot in the league as a role player, and his determination to do what his team needed made him an invaluable part of two of the winningest franchises ever.

He then pursued a career as an executive and was somewhat successful, but later became one of the best coaches in modern basketball, turning the Golden State Warriors from a playoff team into the most terrifying dynasty of the past decade.

That being said, with 8 rings under his belt (5 as a player and 3 as a coach), it's pretty safe to say that he's been a part of dozens of iconic moments in NBA history. He's shared the court/gym with some of the greatest players and basketball masterminds this game has ever seen.

So today, we're going to let you know about all the iconic things he's been involved in thus far, thanks to Redditor glansberg_stephen, who put together the ultimate Steve Kerr list:

- Michael Jordan's Flu Game

- Michael Jordan over Byron Russell

- Played with Shaquille O'Neal in Orlando

- Played with the Jail Blazers

- Won titles with Chicago and San Antonio

- Coached(s) the warriors to three titles

- GM for Phoenix Suns during their 2010 West Finals run

- Color Analyst for Tracy McGrady's "13 in 35 seconds" game

- Color Analyst for LeBron's 48 special vs Detroit in the 07' East Finals

- Witnessed Charles Barkley select Allen Iverson first in the All-Time NBA fantasy Re-draft

- Was present for three of the top five most threes made by one player in one game (Klay Thompson 2018, Stephen Curry 2016 x2)

- Was present for the most points scored by one player in one quarter (Klay Thompson)

- Was with Chicago when Pippen refused to come into the playoffs game

- Hit the title-winning shot in 1997

- Won the three-point shootout in 1997

- One of two NBA players (besides the 60's Celtics) to win four straight NBA titles

- NBA all-time leader in career three-point percentage (45.4%)

- Second-highest single-season three-point percentage in NBA history (52.3%, 1994-95)

- Provided in-game commentary on NBA 2k15 while also coaching for the warriors in the same season (no one has ever been a commentator in an NBA game while also actively playing/coaching the same season)

- Coached a team that came back 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals

- Coached a team that blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA finals

- Witnessed Shaquille O'Neal tear down a backboard when playing for Orlando

- Played in the biggest blowout in NBA history (Cleveland vs Miami, 148-80)

- Coach of the 73-9 team, player on the 72-10 team

- Played on the last team USA to beat the Soviet Union before it disbanded

- Was punched by Michael Jordan

- Has been a part of 5 NBA MVP seasons (Michael Jordan 95,97; Tim Duncan 03; Stephen Curry 15,16)

Overall he has played for/worked above the following coaches

- Phil Jackson

- Gregg Popovich

- Mike D'Antoni

- Lenny Wilkens

- Rick Adelman

Overall, he has played with/coached/been the gm for the following players:

- Michael Jordan

- Scottie Pippen

- Shaquille O'Neal

- Stephen Curry

- Kevin Durant

- Klay Thompson

- Steve Nash

- Amare' Stoudemire

- Shawn Marion

- Rasheed Wallace

- Tim Duncan

- David Robinson

- Tony Parker

- Manu Ginobili

- Mark Price

- Dennis Rodman

- Brad Daugherty

- Draymond Green

That's quite a resume.