Tom Thibodeau wins coach of year

Updated: May 1, 2011, 10:32 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Tom Thibodeau was presented with the NBA Coach of the Year award Sunday afternoon.

The first-year head coach led the Bulls to a 62-20 regular season and the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.

"I'm flattered, humbled and honored to receive this award, but I think it represents a lot more than just me," he said. "And it certainly reflects our team winning and our entire organization."

Thibodeau, 53, replaced the fired Vinny Del Negro in June, and with a rebuilt ...

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