Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra gestures as the Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Clippers at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016.
Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra gestures as the Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Clippers at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. AL DIAZ adiaz@miamiherald.com
Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra gestures as the Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Clippers at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. AL DIAZ adiaz@miamiherald.com

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote

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Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
Read Greg Cote's Random Evidence blog at http://blogs.herald.com/random_evidence/