Dedicated to the Memory of's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
In The News
Voting Station
Rudy Tomjanovich
Please vote to return to collections (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
Basketball Coach
    His actual name is Rudolph.
    His teams failed to reach the playoffs during the last five seasons of his career.
    He is both a heavy smoker and a vegetarian.
    He angered many long time Rockets fans when he accepted the Los Angeles Lakers coaching job.
    His tenure as Lakers head coach only lasted 43 games.
    His intensity as a coach often led to him being hospitalized due to stress.
    As a player, the back of his jersey read 'Rudy T.' instead of his surname.
    He earned All-American honors while attending the University of Michigan.
    He was the victim of a vicious sucker punch from Kermit Washington which shattered the majority of the bones in his face (1977).
    He is the first head coach in NBA history to guide his team from a lottery position to a division title in his first full season at the helm.
    He guided the Rockets to the franchise's first two NBA titles.
    He guided the U.S. Men's Olympic team to a goal medal (2000).
    While he was considered an intense coach by pundits, his easy going manner with the players allowed established veterans like Clyde Drexler and Charles Barkley to request a trade to the Rockets.
    He was associated with the Rockets franchise for over 30 years at the time of his resignation.

Credit: Ricky

    In 2018, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 11 Votes: 63.64% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 13 Votes: 69.23% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 16 Votes: 68.75% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 11 Votes: 90.91% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 26 Votes: 73.08% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 21 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
Annoying Collections
Site News