Brooklyn, NY – The NBA announced today that Brooklyn Nets Head Coach Avery Johnson has been named the Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for October and November. It is the fourth career Coach of the Month honor for Johnson, who also won the award in April 2005, in his first full month as head coach of the Dallas Mavericks, and November 2005 the following season, becoming the first coach in league history to win the award in his first two full months coaching.