Reports: Erik Spoelstra agrees to long-term extension with Heat

NBA.com Global on Sep 29, 2019 05:56 AM
Reports: Erik Spoelstra agrees to extension with Heat
FILE - JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 4: Head Coach Erik Spoelstra of Team World practices for the 2017 Africa Game as part of the Basketball Without Borders Africa at the Ticketpro Dome on August 4, 2017 in Gauteng province of Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA.com staff report

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra isn't going anywhere.

Spoelstra, who is entering his 12th season in Miami, has reportedly agreed to a long-term extension, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports it is a four-year extension that would take him through the 2024 season.

Spoelstra has been with the Heat since 2008 and was entering the final season of his contract. Spoelstra, who is the second-longest tenured active head coach with one team (behind San Antonio's Gregg Popovich), has a 523-363 record with Miami, including four trips the NBA Finals and two championships (2012 and '13).

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