Nick Nurse (born July 24, 1967) is an American Professional Basketball Coach, and NBA Personality from Iowa, USA. Now, he is the Head Coach of the Toronto Raptors Team. Interestingly, the Raptors have their two biggest fans Nav Bhatia (Indian-Canadian Businessman) and Drake.
The NBA season started in 2019. Mr. Nurse is among the inspirational coach of the team. In fact, the Toronto team defeated the Golden State Warriors to lift the NBA title 2019. They won the match by 2-0. Moreover, it is the first time that Toronto team declared the NBA champion.
This is the proud moment for the players and Nick. Now, he completed one unusual story with the Canadian team. Nurse coached the teams like Birmingham Bullets, Manchester Giants, Brighton Bears, and London Towers. Actually, Nurse felt that his journey would inspire many people.
He signed the five-year contract with the Raptors. In the past, Nick was with the University of Northern Iowa from 1985-1988. Later on, he became the Assistant Coach of Northern Iowa. He was just 23-years-old when he appointed as the Head Coach of Grand View University. He gave the training to the players for two seasons.
Early Life, Parents & Profile
The Inspirational NBA Coach, Nick Nurse was born on the 24th of July 1967 (age 51 years old) in Carroll (Iowa, United States). His mother is Marcella Nurse. He completed his graduation at the University of Northern.
Additionally, Nick played more than 111 games along with his team. He scored 3-point percentage leader in the game.
Personal Life, Spouse & Children
Nick Nurse married his wife Roberta Nurse on September 26, 2015. His spouse is an American Volleyball Player. Furthermore, they have two sons named Leo (born February 8, 2015) and Rocky Levi (born May 20, 2019).
His nephew named David was the important player of the “Brooklyn Nets” NBA team. Now, he has become the personal trainer of the professional NBA players.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Real Birth Name||Nick Nurse.|
|Profession||Head Coach Toronto Raptors.|
|Famous For||His team Toronto won the NBA championship 2019 by defeating Golden Warriors.|
|Age (As of 2019)||52 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||July 24, 1967.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Carroll (Iowa, United States).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Social Media Stats||Instagram: --
|Awards||Dennis Johnson Coach of the Year award (2011).|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|Current Residence||Iowa, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Biceps Size||14 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||41-33-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Tattoos details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Not Known.
Mother: Marcella Nurse.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Roberta Nurse.|
|Children||Son: Leo (born February 8, 2015) and Rocky Levi (born May 20, 2019).
|Alma Mater||University of Northern Iowa.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celeb||Actor: Hugh Jackman.
Actress: Emma Watson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Toronto.|
|Love to do||Playing Basketball & Reading Books.|
|Favorite Dishes||Mexican Food.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$10 Million US Dollars.|
|Salary, Earnings & Monthly Income||Under review.|
|Home Details||House in Iowa.|
|Email Address||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Nick Nurse
- Wikipedia: Nick spent his 11 NBA seasons for coaching the teams of Europe.
- As a coach, he worked for the University of South Dakota.
- His two teams Birmingham and Manchester won the BBL titles.
- The 52-year-old was the assistant coach of Great Britain national team in the London Olympics.
- Nurse joined the Oklahoma Storm during the United States Basketball League (2001, 2005).
- Additionally, he accepted the Iowa Energy’s coach position in 2007.
- At that time, the team prepared for the NBA-G League.
- NBA Coach, Nick Nurse height stands at 5 feet 9 inches tall (175 cm). In addition, his body weight is around 70 Kg (154 pounds) approx.
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- In fact, he agreed to be in the coaching staff for Iowa State Cyclone in April 2010.
- Money Factor: He assured a Net worth of $10 Million US Dollars, as of 2019.
- Nurse honored with the Dennis Johnson Coach of the Year award for the best record (37-13) of the Iowa team.
- Then, the Iowa-Energy won the D-League Championship 2011.
- Meanwhile, he got $10 million signing amount by the Raptors team management.