Spoelstra, Karl named Coaches of Month

Official release via www.nba.com NEW YORK -- The Miami Heat's Erik Spoelstra and the Denver Nuggets' George Karl on Monday were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in March. Spoelstra led Miami to a league-best 17-1 (.944) record in March, which included 15 straight wins to open the month that pushed the Heat's winning streak to 27 straight games. The Chicago Bulls halted Miami's run with a 101-97 win at United Center on March 27, leaving the Heat with [...]