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Erik Spoelstra liked seeing toughness from Heat

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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Amar’e Stoudemire Says Miami Heat Are Saving Him for Playoffs

Amar’e Stoudemire has played in just two games so far this season. While many would guess it’s because the 33-year-old is struggling through injuries, that couldn’t be further from the case—it’s actually because he’s on a long-term maintenance program. The maintenance program is designed to keep Stoudemire fresh for the playoffs. According to Stoudemire, via Shandel Richardson...
Via Heat Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra: 'Your scorers have to be aggressive'

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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra on the state of the Heat

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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra will 'work back at a healthy rate'

Green will return Tuesday night against the Timberwolves. Steve Mitchell USA TODAY SportsWe're still not exactly sure what happened to Gerald Green to keep him away from the team and then eventually get him suspended for two games, but now, after serving his couple of games away from the organization, Green is back and ready to play.Green has participated in only three of the Heat...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Amar’e Stoudemire Inactive for Heat Season Opener vs. Hornets

It looks like Amar’e Stoudemire will not play in the Miami Heat season opener, according to Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel. Head coach Erik Spoelstra says that he’s taking it easy with the veteran big man and that Stoudemire’s absence is officially being listed as “rehabilitative recovery.” “He’s getting stronger. He’s doing more,” Spoelstra told the media...
Via Heat Nation
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra Takes Blame for Last Season’s Struggles, Excited About New Team

When the Miami Heat finished the season without a postseason berth last April, many reasons were pinpointed. On Wednesday during a press conference, head coach Erik Spoelstra didn’t pin blame on anyone but himself for last season’s struggles. The Heat finished 37-45 and outside of the postseason for the first time since 2007-08, the year before Spoelstra took over as head coach...
Via Heat Nation
September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra, girlfriend Nikki Sapp are engaged

    Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra revealed on Wednesday that he recently got engaged to longtime girlfriend Nikki Sapp. Spoelstra and Sapp, a former Heat dancer, have been dating for more than two years. Spoelstra dropped the big news just before wrapping up his interview with Izzy and Ethan on 790 The Ticket. “The coolest thing I did this summer, without a doubt, I got...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Miami Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra Overrated or Underrated?

Erik Spoelstra began his Miami Heat career as a video coordinator back in 1995 at the age of 24. He lasted two years in that role before being promoted to assistant coach, a position that Spoelstra held until he was promoted to head coach in 2008. Needless to say, he lives Miami Heat basketball. Since taking over as Miami’s head coach in 2008, Spoelstra has led it to playoff appearances...
Via Sportsnaut
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Erik Spoelstra hold shortest pregame press conference ever? (Video)

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra may have set a record for the shortest pregame press conference ever before Wednesday night's Game 5 of their NBA Eastern Conference semifinal series against Brooklyn.After Spoelstra opened up with "Hi", none of the media in attendance stepped up to ask even a single question. Then, after a few seconds of awkward silence, Spoelstra simply smiled...
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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