Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 3/7/13
MIAMI Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra claims theres no winning-streak talk coming from him. But there is some from Shane Battier.Outside of Pat Riley, the Heat president who was a guard when the Los Angeles Lakers had a record 33-game run in 1971-72, the Miami forward could be considered the teams streak expert. Battier was on the Houston Rockets when they won 22 in a row in 2007-08, the NBA's second-longest run ever.Miami guard Ray Allen was on the Boston Celtics when they won 19 straight in 2008-09. But when Heat players wanted to learn about a streak while on a bus earlier this week, they turned to Battier.We talked about that a couple days ago, actually the whole team, Heat guard Mario Chalmers said of the bus trip. We asked Shane how many games they won It was something we were all talking about.Battier told Heat players tales of the 2007-08 Rockets, who had perhaps the most unexpected long winning streak ever. They lost star center Yao Ming for the year due to injury after th...
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