Basketball is Spoelstra's life, obses...

Basketball is Spoelstra's life, obsession

There are 7 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Feb 26, 2009, titled Basketball is Spoelstra's life, obsession. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

Most days, Erik Spoelstra opens practice with Tupac Shakur rapping in the background, which is the Heat coach's way of finding someone to "motivate the motivator," as mentor Pat Riley says.

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Go Away Hyde

Port Saint Lucie, FL

#1 Feb 27, 2009
You're an idiot Hyde - just retire already!

Indiantown, FL

#2 Feb 27, 2009
Pretty cool story about coach Spo. Even before he started coaching the Heat you can tell he was one of the guys that players could relate to. I wish him and the Heat the best this season and for many seasons to come.
Pago Pago Trojan

Toledo, OH

#4 Feb 27, 2009
Rap-crap or crap-rap? Pretty sad, but then look at the players. What's really sad.....the non-afros who support the nba!

New York, NY

#5 Feb 27, 2009
he listens to rap too,hes my dude,i like rap,and i like the heat

go heat

Cleveland, OH

#6 Feb 27, 2009
Pago Pago Trojan wrote:
Rap-crap or crap-rap? Pretty sad, but then look at the players. What's really sad.....the non-afros who support the nba!
Seriously, what are you talking about???

Strongsville, OH

#7 Feb 27, 2009
wade i am from clevland and my frinds say im dumb becouse i hate the caves i think you are the best dunker in hole wide world 4life i know you are bessy.... so write me back pleas seyou later

Miami, FL

#8 Feb 27, 2009
nice little simple story.

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