According to ESPN’s Adrian Woknarowski, Erik Spoelstra has agreed to a long term contract extension with the Miami Heat as he enters his twelfth season. Often heralded as one of the best coaches in the league, this move clearly demonstrates Miami’s willingness to stay competitive long term.
As of right now there are no contract specifics, but we will continue to update the post as more information becomes available. Woj’s tweet is below:
Story filed: Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra has agreed to a long-term contract extension, league sources tell ESPN. Spoelstra, who had one year left on deal, quietly negotiated extension that's been finalized on the eve of his 12th season as head coach.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 28, 2019
Update 4:52 PM:
Erik Spoelstra's contract extension is for four years, the Sun Sentinel has confirmed through an NBA source.— Ira Winderman (@IraHeatBeat) September 28, 2019