Page 2 googles Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra

Fri, Nov 26
Erik SpoelstraAP Photo/Wilfredo LeeIs Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra on the hot seat? Page 2 investigates.

With the ballyhooed Miami Heat off to a disappointing 8-7 start, Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson publicly speculated that Heat coach Erik Spoelstra's employment status might be tenuous. Was Jackson tweaking a possible rival? Or was he simply saying what the rest of us are thinking?

Thanks to the awesome search functions of Google and Lexis-Nexis, Page 2 takes a look:

Hits and/or articles produced by searching for "Erik Spoelstra" AND …

… "job security."

Google: 5,230

Lexis-Nexis: 18

… "vote of confidence."

Google: 2,130

Lexis-Nexis: 11

… "hot seat."

Google: 43,300

Lexis-Nexis: 19

… "spend more time with family."

Google: 1,430

Lexis-Nexis: 15

… "coach for life."

Google: 55

Lexis-Nexis: No documents found