Spo named coach of the month

Heat head coach honored by Eastern Conference


MIAMI – Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra has been named the Eastern Conference Coach of the Month.

Spoelstra led Miami to an NBA-best 9-1 record during the month of February.

The Heat went 6-1 on the road.

Miami held opponents to under 100-points in 7 of their 10 games.

Houston's Kevin McHale received the honor for the Western Conference.