Erik Spoelstra Signing Contract Extension With Heat

Views 114

Win a couple championships and the basketball world will completely change their perception of you.  This applies not only to LeBron James, but also his Miami Heat head coach, Erik Spoelstra.  At the onset of his career coaching Miami's Big 3, and the team semi-stumbling out of the gates, there were rumblings that franchise president, Pat Riley, would take over the team as he did for Stan Van Gundy

Three straight Finals appearances, and two straight titles later, Spo is considered one of the best bench captains in the game.  Looking to add as much stability to the team as possible before James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh can become free agents, Miami has locked Spoelstra down with a contract extension


Two-time NBA championship coach Erik Spoelstra is finalizing a multiyear contract extension with the Miami Heat, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

Spoelstra could’ve become the most sought free agent to hit the coaching market since Phil Jackson, and likely staved off a bidding war next summer by choosing to re-sign with the only franchise he’s ever known.


You may also like


Wire news

G-F Rush returns to Warriors 22 Jul 2014 at 2:58pm
Hornets sign F Williams 21 Jul 2014 at 4:00pm
Bulls sign draft pick Bairstow 21 Jul 2014 at 12:43pm
Suns sign Tolliver to deal 21 Jul 2014 at 10:43am
Lawson commits to Memphis 20 Jul 2014 at 2:35pm
Heat sign Napier 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm
Report: Bynum may sit out next season 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm
Spoelstra: Only love for LeBron 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm
Cavaliers sign James Jones 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm
Suns, Tolliver agree to 2-yr deal 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm
Heat re-sign Andersen 20 Jul 2014 at 12:40pm