Bradenton, FL (September 1, 2020)—The WNBA announced today that Las Vegas Head Coach Bill Laimbeer is the WNBA Coach of the Month for August.
The Aces had the best record in the league in August, going 11-1. Included in that string of wins are victories over first-place Seattle, third place Los Angeles, and fourth place Minnesota. For the season, Las Vegas is 12-3 and in second place in the standings, just a half game back of the Storm.
This is Laimbeer’s third coach of the month award since the honor was first created prior to the 2017 season. He won it in August of 2017 while at the helm of the New York Liberty, and in July of last year with the Aces.