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MIAMI, FL - JUNE 9: Erik Spoelstra, Head Coach of the Miami Heat talks with the team in a timeout during Game Two of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs on June 9, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat’s Erik Spoelstra Named Coach Of The Month

The NBA announced Monday that Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra was named the Eastern Conference Coach of the month after the Heat put together a league-best 9-1 record during February.

CBS Miami–03/03/2014

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 13: of the Chicago Bulls of the Miami Heat in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on May 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No Love Lost Between Pacers & Heat

It’s been one-year in the making, but the Eastern Conference Finals will match up the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat starting Wednesday night. Both teams are ready for the matchup and there certainly isn’t any love lost between the two squads.

CBS Miami–05/20/2013

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Spoelstra Named Eastern Conference Coach Of The Month

As the Miami Heat prepare to face the Memphis Grizzlies to open the month of March Friday, head coach Erik Spoelstra is being honored for just how well his team played in February.

CBS Miami–03/01/2013

Erik Spoelstra, head coach of the Miami Heat, sits on the bench before facing the Indiana Pacers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 22, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Spoelstra Blast On Hard Fouls Costs Him $25 Grand

If Miami Heat coach Eric Spoelstra has the chance to win a round of the NBA playoffs or take a hit in the pocketbook, chances are good he’s OK with writing a check. He’ll have to, after the league fines him $25 thousand Friday following comments he made blasting the hard fouls given two heat players before Thursday night’s playoff game against the Pacers, a game the Heat won.

05/26/2012

Miami Heat v Portland Trail Blazers

Spoelstra Calls Out League On Hard Fouls

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra will likely be a little bit lighter in the pocketbook after he criticized the NBA for not protecting his players in the wake of Udonis Haslem’s suspension for a flagrant foul in Game 5 Tuesday.

CBS4–05/24/2012

Miami Heat v Los Angeles Clippers

Spoelstra Named Eastern Conference Coach Of Month

The Miami Heat were arguably the hottest team in the NBA during the month of February and head coach Erik Spoelstra is now reaping the rewards of the team’s stellar play.

CBS4–03/01/2012