Miami coach Erik Spoelstra and boxer Ana Julaton ‘good friends’

Posted Feb 27, 2011 by William Charles Baker
Angelo Reyes manager of female boxing champion Ana Julaton has revealed that while not saying a romantic relationship but a friendship exists with Miami Heat basketball coach Erik Spoelstra.
Ana  Hurricane  Julaton
Ana 'Hurricane' Julaton
ABS-CBN reports: “They’re both single,” said Reyes. “I understand Erik told Ana he’ll go to watch her fight in July in Canada and Ana mentioned when Erik visits Manila in August, she’ll come, too.”
Reportedly the two Filipino-Americans met after a basketball game between the Heat and the Golden State Warriors last year in Oakland California.
Spoelstra is looking toward to his first NBA championship with the Miami Heat after the acquisition of Lebron James and Chris Bosh to complement superstar Dwyane Wade.
Julaton is coming off her recent victory over Mexican-American Francesca "The Chosen One" Alcanter.
The DigitalJournal reports: “Boxing Filipino female world champion to train with Freddie Roach”
The DigitalJournal reports: “Ana 'The Hurricane' Julaton Retains WBO Women Bantamweight Title”
Questions concerning a romantic involvement have not been substantiated but there have been no denials about the friendship between the two.