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Who is Ron Adams?
Ronald George Adams abbreviated as Ron Adams is a professional American eminent basketball coach who is an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors of the NBA (National Basketball Association).
How Old Is Ron Adams?
He is 74 years old as of July 2022, having been born on November 18, 1947, in Laton, California, U.S. Adams shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Zane Hijazi, Nathan Kress, Mabel Chee, Francesca Farago, Owen Wilson, and many more.
Ron Adams Family
Who are Ron Adams’s Parents and Siblings?
His secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Ron Adams Education
He received his high school education at Laton High School. Later after high school, he attended Fresno Pacific University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science and history in 1969. In addition, he completed a master’s degree in physical education at California State University, Fresno in 1974.
Ron Adams Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life Leah Adams.
Ron Adams Kids
He and his wife have two kids. A daughter by the name Hayley and a son by the name Jerid.
Ron Adams Career
A College Career
After graduating from high school, he played basketball at Fresno Pacific College (now Fresno Pacific University) as a guard for the Fresno Pacific Vikings. He was then inducted into the Fresno Pacific University Athletic Hall of Fame on September 19, 2011. At Fresno Pacific, he played basketball from 1965 to 1969 and began his coaching career there as well from 1969 to 1974.
A Coaching Career
After graduating from Fresno Pacific College, in 1969 he became an assistant coach for the team. In 1971-72 following a 7-20 season, he was promoted to be the head coach. Fresno went 19-7 in 1973-74, Adams’ second season as head coach. In addition to being a head coach at Fresno Pacific, he completed a master’s degree in physical education in 1974 at California State University, Fresno. He then became an assistant coach at United States International University in 1975.
From 1976 to 1978, he was an assistant coach at UC Santa Barbara. In the 1978-79 season, he moved up to the professional level as head coach for the Belgian team, Sunair Ostende. From 1980 to 1986, he was an assistant coach under Boyd Grant at Fresno State. During this time, Fresno State won the PCAA Tournaments of 1981, 1982, and 1984. After Grant resigned, Adams took over as head coach following the 1985-86 season. His best season at Fresno State was in 1988-89 a 15-14 in four seasons, he went 43-72.
He then joined Jerry Tarkanian’s staff at UNLV in 1990, which followed its championship season with an undefeated Big West Conference regular-season round and a berth in 1991 Final Four. For one season, he was an assistant at Drake then reunited with Tarkanian to be an assistant under him with the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs in 1992. After two seasons, in 1994, he joined John Lucas II’s staff on the Philadelphia 76ers as an assistant coach. From 1996 to 1998, he was a player personnel scout for the Portland Trail Blazers.
He then became an assistant coach for the Milwaukee Bucks under George Karl in 1998. After spending five seasons in Milwaukee, he became an assistant coach for the Chicago Bulls mostly under Scott Skiles. From 2008 to 2010, he was an assistant for the Oklahoma City Thunder under Scott Brooks. Afterward, he rejoined the Bulls as an assistant coach in 2010, this time under Tom Thibodeau. Following three seasons with the Bulls, in 2013 he became an assistant coach for the Boston Celtics under first-year head coach Brad Stevens.
On June 23, 2014, he joined the Golden State Warriors as an assistant coach under first-year head coach Steve Kerr. The Warriors finished the regular season 67-15 and in first place in the Western Conference. As a result, the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games of the 2015 NBA Finals and thus Adams won his first championship. Furthermore, he is considered one of the top defensive coaches. In 2016, he was inducted into the Fresno County Athletic Hall of Fame for coaching basketball. The Warriors went on to finish the regular season 2016-17 NBA season with 67 wins and first place in the Western Conference.
In three years, he won his second Championship after the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games of the 2017 NBA Finals. The Warriors went on to finish the regular season 2017-18 season with 58 wins and second place in the Western Conference. Adams then won his second straight championship when the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games of the 2018 NBA Finals. With 53 wins and third place in the Western Conference, the Warriors finished the regular season 2021-22 NBA season. When the Warriors defeated the Boston Celtics in six games of the 2022 NBA Finals, Adams won his fourth championship.
Ron Adams Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 8inches (1.73m) and a weight of 66kg (145lbs).
Ron Adams Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of between $1 and $5 million.