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Nate Bjorkgren is an NBA coach and a college basketball player who is presently the head coach of the Indiana Pacers. He has previously served as an assistant and head coach for other clubs. In his coaching career, he has won NBA and NBA D-League championships.

Quick Info
Full NameNate Bjorkgren
Date Of BirthJune 20, 1975
Birth PlaceStorm Lake, Iowa
Parent(s)Keith and Pat
OccupationNBA Coach
Body MeasurementN/A
Hair ColorBald
Eye ColorBrown
Zodiac SignGemini
Martial StatusMarried
Wife(s)/Partner(s)Heidi Bjorkgren
ChildrenJarrett and Kaylee
Net Worth$3 Million - $4 Million


Nate Bjorkgren was born in 1975 in the suburbs of Storm Lake, Iowa. Every year on June 20th, he celebrates his birthday. He is 45 years old right now. Gemini is also his zodiac sign. Keith and Pat are his parents. His parents and siblings are quite close to him (one brother and one sister). His family lives in Storm Lake, Iowa, at their ancestral home.

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Nate’s nationality is American and his ethnicity is White.


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Nate Bjorkgren attended Storm Lake High School for his schooling. He later transferred to Buena Vista University after attending the University of South Dakota.


Physical Features

Details about Bjorkgren’s height, weight, and other physical specifics are not disclosed to the general public yet. However, we will update you as soon as we have more information regarding Nate’s physical characteristics.


Married Life

The NBA’s head coach is married with two children. He and his wife, Heidi Bjorkgren, have been married for a long time. The couple has two children, a daughter called Kaylee and a son named Jarrett, who are their pride and joy.

Other than that, there isn’t a lot of information regarding Nate’s marriage. Similarly, his lack of social media presence makes gathering information about his connection much more difficult.

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Playing Career

While playing for his high school team, the Storm Lake High School Tornadoes Basketball team, Nate Bjorkgren decided to pursue basketball as a full-time profession. He was a fantastic player who wowed everyone with his performance. He coached his squad to a 17-4 record in his final year.

He attended the University of South Dakota and played collegiate basketball after graduating from high school. He did, however, decide to transfer to Buena Vista University after a couple of seasons with the club. After his college graduation, he left playing basketball as well.


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Coaching Career

Nate Bjorkgren began his coaching career shortly after graduating from Sioux Central High School in 1998 when he was employed as an assistant coach. He went on to work as an assistant coach at Linn-Mar High School when his time there ended. Cactus Shadows High School hired him in 2004. He was the head coach for three seasons and was awarded Coach of the Year in each of them.

Iowa Energy of the NBA D-League signed him as an assistant coach in 2007 (currently known as NBA G League). He worked with head coach Nick Nurse and was really helpful. The Iowa Energy won the inaugural NBA D-League title in his final season with the franchise.

It was time for Nate to flourish in the NBA after a tough few years. When his contract with the Bakersfield Jam expired in 2015, he was hired as an assistant coach by the Phoenix Suns of the NBA. However, the team’s performance was so dismal that the team’s administration was forced to fire the head coach and the rest of the coaching staff, except for him.

He has been a member of the team for two years. The team’s performance was excellent throughout his tenure, and the Raptors were named NBA Champions in 2019. He departed the franchise after two successful seasons and became the new head coach of the Indiana Pacers. On October 20, 2020, the news was made public.

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Social Media

Nate Bjorkgren doesn’t seem to be active on any social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook.


Net Worth

Given Nate’s coaching background, it’s safe to assume he’s made a solid living. Nate Bjorkgren’s net worth is estimated to be between $3 million and $4 million, according to estimates.


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