Without fanfare or the flash and dash some of his current and former players have been known for, Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra got married over the weekend.Spo, 45, exchanged “I do’s” Saturday with Nikki Sapp, a former Miami Heat dancer and art dealer 18 years his junior, in a sunset ceremony in the gardens of Villa Vizcaya.Check out the full photo of Spoelstra and Sapp -- now a brunette! Erik Spoelstra will lead his Miami Heat team to the finals once again but will do so with some strong support from his wonderful girlfriend, Nikki Sapp.Back in March, Spoelstra introduced the world to his beautiful girlfriend whom he squired to the annual fundraiser thrown by Heat broadcasters Eric Reid and Tony Fiorentino.The lady’s name is Nikki Sapp, and she started dancing at Heat games in 2006 — just after turning 18.
The two attended a fundraiser in Miami over the weekend in their first public appearance. The Herald reports Sapp started dancing for the Heat in 2006 when she was 18; Spoelstra has been with the Heat since 1995, when he started as a video coordinator.During their five-course dinner at the famous historic house, the lovebirds did their first dance under the flicker of hundreds of candles. Recently departed Dwyane Wade, who’ll be lining up with the Chicago Bulls in the fall, is on a trip in China and couldn’t make it.About last night...was magical ✨ My friends got married!!!!Cameras may just catch a glimpse of Coach Spo's biggest fan who you might be unfamiliar with, and that's understandable.The 42-year-old head coach is known to keep his private life as closed as possible for someone who leads the likes of Le Bron James and Dwyane Wade.So says Gossip Extra, who report the 42-year-old coach "stunned" onlookers by going public with 24-year-old former Heat dancer Nikki Sapp at a charity event Saturday night hosted by Heat TV broadcasters Eric Reid and Tony Fiorentino.