Coaches

Jason Kidd
Head Coach

Jason Kidd

About

Jason Kidd was named the 10th head coach in Mavericks history on June 28, 2021. Kidd, who was inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2018, is in his third stint in Dallas after spending eight of his 19 seasons as a player with the team and helping the Mavericks to the […]

Igor Kokoskov
Assistant Coach

Igor Kokoskov

About

Igor Kokoskov (EEE-gore KO-kosh-kov) joins the Mavericks after having spent the last year as head coach of the Turkish League’s Fenerbache. Kokoskov led Fenerbache to a 20-16 EuroLeague record. The team fell to CSKA Moscow in the EuroLeague playoffs. In Turkish League play, the team tallied a 22-8 record before losing to EuroLeague champion Anadolu […]

Darrell Armstrong
Assistant Coach

Darrell Armstrong

About

Former Maverick Darrell Armstrong enters his 10th full season as an assistant coach after joining Dallas midway through the 2008-09 campaign. Known for his contagious enthusiasm off the floor and his fiery passion on it, Armstrong has a unique connection with the players, having 14 years of NBA experience under his belt. During games, he […]

Sean Sweeney
Assistant Coach

Sean Sweeney

About

Sean Sweeney previously worked with Kidd in Milwaukee and Brooklyn. He most recently spent three seasons as an assistant coach with the Pistons and the prior four as an assistant with Milwaukee. Sweeney’s NBA career began with the Nets, where he started as video coordinator before being named assistant coach in advance of the 2013-14 […]

Kristi Toliver
Assistant Coach

Kristi Toliver

About

Kristi Toliver began her NBA coaching career with the Washington Wizards, where she spent two seasons (2018-20) while concurrently playing for the WNBA’s Washington Mystics. Toliver, a 12-year WNBA veteran, has played more than 350 games (275+ starts) with Washington, the Chicago Sky and the Los Angeles Sparks. This season, she’s averaging 9.7 points, 1.6 […]

Greg St. Jean
Assistant Coach

Greg St. Jean

About

Greg St. Jean (j-EE-n) comes to Dallas after spending two seasons as a player development coach and advance scout with the L.A. Lakers, helping the organization to the 2020 NBA championship alongside Kidd. St. Jean was an assistant coach for St. John’s University for four seasons. Prior to his time with the Red Storm, St. […]

Jared Dudley
Assistant Coach

Jared Dudley

About

Jared Dudley transitions to an assistant coaching role following a 14-season NBA career. Dudley spent the last two seasons of his playing career with the L.A. Lakers, winning the 2020 NBA title. Over his career, Dudley played for Charlotte (2007-08), Phoenix (2008-13, 2016-18), the L.A. Clippers (2013-14), Milwaukee (2014-15), Washington (2015-16), Brooklyn (2018-19) and the […]

God Shammgod
Player Development Coach

God Shammgod

About

God Shammgod just completed his third season as a player development coach for the Mavericks. Prior to joining Dallas, Shammgod served as a player development coach at Providence College from 2012-15, where he worked with players such as Bryce Cotton and Kris Dunn. In his role, Shammgod helps Maverick players develop their ball handling skills […]

Peter Patton
Shooting coach

Peter Patton

About

Peter Patton begins his second season as the Mavericks Shooting Coach. He joined Dallas after spending the previous two seasons working in the same capacity for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Patton has been teaching basketball for over 20 years, including learning the craft of shooting under San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach Chip Engelland. Patton never missed […]