NBA: Seeing Wade in other uniforms ‘will never seem right,’ coach Spoelstra says

first_imgGrizzlies star Gasol denies engineering coach firing Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson Among those still having a hard time grasping the idea is Wade’s former coach Erik Spoelstra, who admitted the “weirdness” to Ira Winderman of the Sun-Sentinel.“This is like the twilight zone,” the Filipino-American bench boss said.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk“It will never seem right. For me, I hate it. But I’m happy for Dwyane. I’m happy for his family. I think he’s in a good spot. I think the role that he’s in is going to be one of the most impactful roles in the league.”After eight seasons together—which resulted in two NBA championships—Wade and Spoelstra parted ways last season, after the latter’s desire to play for his hometown with the Chicago Bulls. Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scene Jo Koy: My brain always wants to think funny Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ RELATED STORIES:Referee says ‘air punch, vulgar language’ led to LeBron’s first career ejectionNBA: Sidelined Chris Bosh wants to ‘keep options open as a player’Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Kiss-and-tell matinee idol’s conquests: True stories or tall tales? Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Miami Heat’s Erik Spoelstra and Dwyane Wade (3) watch against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Finals basketball series, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in San Antonio.   AP/David J. PhillipFor NBA fans, Dwyane Wade has seemingly embodied what the Miami Heat franchise is all about.Now playing for his third team since leaving South Beach at the start of the 2016-2017 NBA season, fans are still trying to get used to seeing the 35-year-old guard donning different colors.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ MOST READ His homecoming didn’t last long, as he decided to jump ship once more to join his “Banana boat” buddy LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers.Still, “Coach Spo” holds Wade in high regard, and continues to use him as an example for his current Heat players.“I’ll be telling stories about Dwyane 20 years from now to young players on what it really means to do whatever’s necessary to win,” he said.“When you put together a Hall of Fame team, he’ll sacrifice and be willing to not be the leading scorer to allow somebody else to be an MVP, sacrifice minutes. And then to sacrifice coming off the bench like he’s doing this year.”He added: “I think he’s done that so many times. It’s such a great lesson for young players in this league, that winning is the most important thing.” Khristian IbarrolaADVERTISEMENT OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacsonlast_img