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|Born||September 3, 1931|
|High school||Jordan (Sandy, Utah)|
|Career highlights and awards|
As head coach:
John Richard Motta (born September 3, 1931) is an American former basketball coach whose career in the National Basketball Association spanned 25 years.
Early coaching career
NBA coaching career
Chicago Bulls (1968–1976)
Washington Bullets (1976–1980)
During his first season with the Bullets, he led them a record of 48-34, advancing to the Semifinals again after beating the Cavaliers in the First Round, although they lost to the Houston Rockets in six games.