Lindsay Gottlieb (born October 2, 1977) is an American Basketball Coach, and NBA Personality from Scarsdale, New York. She is the Assistant Coach of the Cleveland Cavalries NBA team.
Previously, she was the 9th head of the California Golden Bears (Women Team). She led the team in the second season of 2013-14. Furthermore, “Lindsay Catherine Gottlieb” is her full real birth name.
In that time, the California team won a maximum number of championships. They even lifted the Pac-12 Conference Championship. As a result, Lindsay awarded the title of Pac-12 Coach of the Year. She secured her place in the four finalists of the Naismith National Coach of the Year.
Actually, Gottlieb becomes the first women coach to win 20 games with the California team in her first season. On the other hand, she comes from a family of lawyers. Still, she followed her passion to be a basketball trainer.
She trained the Golden Bears for the NCAA Women Basketball Championship. Moreover, she was with the team during the Big West Tournament Championship (2009 & 2011). As of 2013, she successfully earned the 100th victory of her career.
She holds a wide experience to coach different teams. Therefore, she hired as an assistant at Syracuse University. She assisted Sue Johnson at the University of North Hampshire.
Early Life, Parents & Profile
The NBA Assistant Coach, Lindsay Gottlieb was born on the 2nd of October 1977 (age 41 years old) in Scarsdale, New York (USA). She comes from a Jewish family. Lindsay’s father served as the judge in the New York Court.
There are three elder siblings in her family. Chris Gottlieb is her sister and New York University’s law professor. Another sister is Suzy Gottlieb works as a veterinarian. Moreover, Lindsay has one brother Peter Gottlieb (Lawyer).
On the other hand, she is passionate about sports from her childhood. Interestingly, she can play with the ball full day. Lindsay connected with the organized basketball team in her fourth grade. She studied at the Scarsdale High School. After that, she secured her admission at the Ivy College.
She played for the Brown Bears in the Brown University. In fact, she planned to move to Australia for her higher studies. Meanwhile, her mom died due to illness at that time. On the other hand, Lindsay awarded with the B.A. (Political Science Degree) by the Brown University. Ms. Gottlieb also got her Master degree in Education and Philosophy at Syracuse University.
Personal Life, Spouse & Children
Ms. Gottlieb is presently married to Patrick Martin. Additionally, they engaged in March 2017. Patrick is working for Genetic Diagnostics Company as a senior finance manager in San Francisco.
Currently, she is the mom of a boy child Jordan Caleb Martin (born May 7, 2017). However, Lindsay encountered a severe issue at the Southwest Airline in 2017. The employee asked for the proofs of her child.
Actually, they had different last names. Later on, Gottlieb asked the airline company to provide proper training to their employees. They should not hurt anyone sentiments.
Additionally, the person should not be judged because of her skin color too. In fact, Lindsay felt that it was a shocking incident of her life. She had to give proof of being a mother through a Facebook post.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Lindsay Catherine Gottlieb.|
|Famous for||Appointed as the Head Coach of Cleveland Cavaliers since June 2019.|
|Age (As of 2019)||41 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 2, 1977.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Scarsdale, New York (USA).|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: --
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Libra.|
|Current Residence||Berkeley, California (USA).|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 59 Kg.
Pounds: 130 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||33-25-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.|
|Parents||Father: Name not Known (Judge in the New York Court).
Mother: Will update (Dead).
|Siblings||Brother: Peter Gottlieb (Lawyer).
Sister: Chris Gottlieb (Law Professor) & Suzy Gottlieb (Veterinarian).
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Dated her partner named Patrick Martin.|
|Boyfriend||Patrick Martin (Senior Finance Manager).|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Patrick Martin.|
|Son||Jordan Caleb Martin (born May 7, 2017).|
|Highest Qualification||1. Degree in Political Science at the Brown University.
2. Master degree in Philosphy and Education from Syracuse University.
|School||Scarsdale High School.|
|Alma Mater.||1. Brown University.
2. Ivy College.
3. Syracuse University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Dwayne Johnson.
Actress: Emily Blunt.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Oval.|
|Love to do||Playing basketball & Shopping.|
|Favorite Food||French Toast.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$700K US Dollars.|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||$30-40K.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Home Details||House in Berkeley, CA|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lindsay Gottlieb
- Wikipedia: Lindsay’s Bears team voted her for the Seoul Award and Team Heart 1999.
- After losing her mom, she decided to focus on her coaching career seriously.
- Joanne Boyle from the University of Richmond offered her to the Top Assistant Coach.
- In fact, she needed to reply within 30 seconds.
- As a result, she got three successful seasons with the Richmond team.
- Soon, Gottlieb appointed as the Head Coach of the University of California in 2008.
- In her guidance, the team set the record of 15-1 in the Big West Conference.
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- She left the University of California in April 2011 to be with the University of Virginia.
- Currently, the 41-year-old is ready to be the Assistant Coach of the Cleveland team.
- Actually, it is a four-year contract with John Beilein’s team staff.
- Therefore, she is the first woman to be with the NBA team.
- She felt proud to induct in the Jewish Sports Hall of Fame of Northern California.