Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey has won the Michael H. Goldberg NBCA Coach of the Year Award, which is voted on annually by the league’s 30 head coaches. The National Basketball Coaches Association announced Casey as the winner Wednesday, two days after the top-seeded Raptors were swept by the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Casey coached the Raptors to the best record in franchise history this season at 59-23. He has coached Toronto since 2011, leading the Raptors to five straight playoff appearances and three consecutive 50-win seasons. The Raptors have set franchise-record win totals in three of the past four years and finished atop the East for the first time this year.

Toronto’s deepest playoff run came in 2016, when it lost to the eventual-champion Cavaliers in a six-game Eastern Conference finals. Neither Casey nor team president Masai Ujiri spoke to reporters Tuesday. Ujiri is expected to speak later this week. Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that it would be “absurd” for the Raptors to fire Casey.

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