CLEVELAND CAVALIERS ASSISTANT COACH
In 2020, Greg Buckner became an Assistant Coach for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Coach Buckner was born in Hopkinsville, Kentucky and played for and graduated from Clemson University. Buckner was drafted 53rd overall in the 1998 Draft by the Dallas Mavericks and had an 11-year NBA playing career with stops in Dallas, Philadelphia, Denver, Minnesota, and Memphis. Coach Buckner and his wife, Regina, have five children (Aziah, Paris, Addison, Abigail, and Greg Jr.).
NBA COACHING EXPERIENCE
2020-Present – Cleveland Cavaliers (Assistant Coach – J.B. Bickerstaff)
2017-2019 – Memphis Grizzlies (Assistant Coach – J.B. Bickerstaff)
2014-2016 – Houston Rockets (Assistant Coach – Kevin McHale, J.B. Bickerstaff)