Found June 03, 2013 on Players View:
PLAYERS: Erik Spoelstra
TEAMS: Miami Heat
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The Indiana Pacers were not expected to force the Miami Heat to a deciding Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals.

Yet it happened and Miami coach Erik Spoelstra is ok with it.

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