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Ira Winderman: Fizdale reemergence keeps spotlight on Heat bench

The last time the Miami Heat were in the playoffs, assistant coach David Fizdale already had been summoned for an interview by the Memphis Grizzlies. The day after the Heat were eliminated by the Toronto Raptors in Game 7 of the 2016 Eastern Conference semifinals, Erik Spoelstra was prepping his friend for a job he eventually would land.

No small feat: The shortest players in the NCAA Tournament

Just because basketball players tend to be tall, doesn't mean that those who are below average height can't have an impact in the sport. Here are the shortest players in the NCAA Tournament to keep an eye on.
Eric Garland McClatchy