Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel will coach the eastern All-Star team at the 2014 All-Star game it was announced today.
Vogel was made the Pacers coach in 2011 and has led the team to the playoffs every year. Last year Indiana lost in seven games to the Miami Heat at the Conference Finals.
The 2014 All-Star game will take place at the New Orleans Arena on Sunday February 16th.
At last years All-Star game, the teams were coached by Erik Spoelstra of the Heat and San Antonio Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich.
The two coaches then faced off in the NBA finals with Spoelstra's Heat winning in seven games.
The All-Star rosters will not be decided until later this month with the starters to be finalised by the 23rd of January.
Vogel was the NBA eastern conference coach of the month in October and November. The Pacers are currently in first position in the eastern conference, with a record of 30-7.
Overall Vogel has a coaching record of 141-81.
The western conference All-Star coach will be announced by Sunday February 2nd and be decided by conference record up until that date.
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