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Erik Spoelstra winning the battle of wits

After three games, the Heat's Erik Spoelstra is outcoaching the Bulls' Tom Thibodeau

Originally Published: May 23, 2011
By J.A. Adande | ESPN.com

On the list of series surprises in these Eastern Conference finals, right up there with Chris Bosh emerging as the Heat's most consistent scoring threat, there's Erik Spoelstra having a better coaching run than his Chicago counterpart, Tom Thibodeau.

Anyone have this one? No? Not even any of the crickets I hear chirping?

After the Bulls won Game 1 by 21 points and it looked like we might have a huge coaching mismatch on our hands, it's been Spoelstra whose tweaks have made the bigger ...

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