In the 2016-17 NBA season the Heat finished with a 41-41 record. The Heat did not reach the NBA Playoffs. The Miami Heat are looking to better that record in the 2017-18 NBA season and get back to the 2018 NBA Playoffs.
Founded in 1988, the Miami Heat are an NBA basketball team based in Miami, FL. The Heat are members of the league’s Eastern Conference Southeast Division. They play their home games at the American Airlines Arena located in downtown Miami. Their mascot, Burnie, is an anthropomorphic fireball.
The Heat have won three league championships (in 2006, 2012 and 2013 over their franchise career. The Heat have many star players come through their organization including Chris Bosh, LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, Alonzo Mourning, Gary Payton, and Shaquille O’Neal.