Erik Spoelstra (Dutch-Irish/Filipino) [American]

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Known as: Professional Basketball Coach (Head Coach of the NBA’s Miami Heat; First head coach of Asian descent in the four major North American sports leagues)

Awards/Accolades: 2012 NBA Championship; 2011 & 2012 NBA Eastern Conference Championship

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Shaka Smart (Afro-Trinidadian/White) [American]

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Known as: College Basketball Coach (Head Coach for the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Rams; Former Assistant Coach for the University of Florida, Clemson University, the University of Akron & California University; Reached the NCAA Final Four in his second year as head coach)

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