|Born||April 4, 1949|
|Nationality||Australian / American|
|1976-1978||Crystal Palace (basketball)|
|1988-1989||Isuzu Motors (associate)|
|1996-1997||Wonju Naray Blue Bird|
|1997-2004||Isuzu Motors/Yokohama Giga Cats(associate)|
|2005-2007||Jomo Sunflowers (associate)|
|2008-2010||Link Tochigi Brex|
|2014-2017||Link Tochigi Brex|
Thomas Wisman is an Australian-American basketball coach and a former player. He was head coach of the national teams of England, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Japan and Qatar.
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He won the 1995 NBL Coach of the Year Award while coaching Newcastle Falcons of the National Basketball League in Australia.
The National Basketball League Coach of the Year is an annual National Basketball League (NBL) award given since the 1980 NBL season to the best head coach of the regular season. At the season's end, each club's Head Coach, one Assistant Coach and the Team Captain vote on the Coach of the Year in a 3-2-1 format. Voters are not allowed to vote for the coach of their own team. The winner receives the Lindsay Gaze Trophy, which is named in honour of legendary NBL coach and Basketball Hall of Famer Lindsay Gaze, who guided the Melbourne Tigers to two NBL Championships over a long and celebrated career.
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He won the championship of the 2009-10 Japanese Basketball League as head coach of Link Tochigi Brex.
|Regular season||G||Games coached||W||Games won||L||Games lost||W–L %||Win–loss %|
|Playoffs||PG||Playoff games||PW||Playoff wins||PL||Playoff losses||PW–L %||Playoff win–loss %|
|Link Tochigi Brex||2008-09||25||13||12||.520||5th||-||-||-||–||-|
|Link Tochigi Brex||2009-10||42||27||15||.643||2nd||6||5||1||.833||JBL Champions|
|Link Tochigi Brex||2014-15||54||43||11||.796||2nd in Easten||4||2||2||.500||3rd|
|Link Tochigi Brex||2015-16||54||43||11||.796||2nd||5||3||2||.600||3rd|
|Link Tochigi Brex||2016-17||60||46||14||.767||1st in Eastern||6||5||1||.833||Champions|
|Yokohama B-Corsairs||2018-19||60||14||46||.233||6th in Central||-||-||-||–||-|
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The 63-year-old [Wisman] is currently on his fifth national team job after England (1982), Hong Kong (’82 to ’85), Malaysia (’85 to ’86) and Japan (2010 to ’12).