Erik Spoelstra, the first asian-american coach in the NBA, was back to the Philippines as part of a joint cooperation between the NBA and the US State Department. Erik Spoelstra is the coach of the Miami Heat and NBA Superstar Dwyane Wade, he was here to give a basketball clinic and reconnect with some of his roots.
Here are some stories regarding NBA Miami Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra’s trip to the Philippines:
Even in the Philippines, Spoelstra is asked about Wade: story here
Erik Spoelstra’s trip to the Philippines rekindles roots: story here