Van Gundy has been the heat coach since 2003-04 and was fired in 2005-06; he took over magic in 2007-08 and led his team to the finals in 2009. In 2014-15 season, JVG became piston head coach, and after four seasons, the two sides parted ways. In his 11 years of coaching career, van Gundys record was 523-384, with a winning rate of 57.7%, 48-43 in the playoffs and 52.7% in the playoffs, with more than half of the regular season and playoffs.
It has been revealed that pelican is very satisfied with JVGs ability to train talented players in the interior. Before that, Howard and Drummond of Warcraft grew into star level interior players under JVG. Pelican also hopes that JVG can cultivate Zion Williamson into the leagues top interior player.
It is worth mentioning that at present, Jeff Van Gundy is being interviewed by the rockets and other teams, and the van Gundy brothers are expected to coach together in the League again in the new season.