John Kundla


John Kundla

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Birthplace = Star Junction, Pennsylvania
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Sport = Basketball
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Title = Head coach
OverallRecord = 423-302 (.584)
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John Albert Kundla (born July 3, 1916) is a former professional and college basketball coach. The highly successful coach of the old Minneapolis Lakers, the first dynasty in NBA history, Kundla guided the George Mikan-led Lakers to five NBA titles in six years. All told, he coached 11 years in Minneapolis, with an NBA record of 423-302. He later coached for nine more years at his alma mater, the University of Minnesota.

External links

* [http://www.hoophall.com/halloffamers/bhof-john-kundla.html John Kundla Basketball Hall of Fame Profile]
* [http://www.gopherhole.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=13 Gopher Hole Interview]


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