Miami Heat in History

Events in Sport

  • 1988-06-23 Charlotte Hornets & Miami Heat begin their NBA expansion draft
  • 1988-11-05 1st NBA game at Miami Arena, Miami Heat loss to LA Clippers, 111-91
  • 1988-12-14 NBA's Miami Heat wins 1st game ever, 89-88 (Clippers), after 17 loses
  • 1989-01-17 Phoenix Suns cancel game at Miami Heat, due to racial unrest in Miami
  • 1991-12-17 Cleveland Cavaliers beat Miami Heat 148-80, by record 68 pts
  • 1994-04-05 Miami Heat beat NY Knicks ending 15 game NBA winning streak
  • 2006-06-20 60th NBA Championship: Miami Heat beat Dallas Mavericks, 4 games to 2
  • 2011-06-12 65th NBA Championship: Dallas Mavericks beat Miami Heat, 4 games to 2
  • 2012-06-21 Miami Heat win the 2012 NBA finals after defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder 4 games to one
  • 2012-06-21 66th NBA Championship: Miami Heat beat Oklahoma City Thunder, 4 games to 1
  • 2013-06-20 Miami heat defeat San Antonio Spurs to win the NBA Finals 4-3
  • 2013-06-20 67th NBA Championship: Miami Heat beat San Antonio Spurs, 4 games to 3
  • 2014-06-15 68th NBA Championship: San Antonio Spurs beat Miami Heat, 4 games to 1

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1959-05-10 Dan Schayes, NBA center/forward (Miami Heat, Orlando Magic)
  • 1961-06-28 Jeff Malone, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Miami Heat), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1962-12-31 Tyrone Corbin, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Atlanta Hawks)
  • 1965-09-09 Dan Majerle, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1966-09-01 Tim Hardaway, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1967-01-29 Stacey King, NBA forward/center (Miami Heat)
  • 1967-10-05 Rex Chapman, NBA guard (Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns)
  • 1967-12-15 Keith Askins, NBA guard/forward (Miami Heat)
  • 1967-12-21 Terry Mills, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Detroit Pistons)
  • 1968-05-31 Duane Causwell, NBA center (Miami Heat, Sacramento Kings)
  • 1968-06-14 Eric Murdock, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies, Miami Heat)
  • 1968-06-14 Tony Smith, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1969-08-18 Isaac Austin, NBA center (Miami Heat)
  • 1969-10-14 P J Brown, NBA center/forward (NJ Nets, Miami Heat)
  • 1970-02-08 Alonzo Mourning, NBA center (Miami Heat, Charlotte Hornets)
  • 1970-02-26 Sasha Danilovic, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1970-03-12 Rex Walters, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers, Miami Heat)
  • 1970-04-16 Walt Williams, NBA forward/guard (Toronto Raptors, Miami Heat)
  • 1970-07-14 Mark Strickland, NBA forward (Miami Heat)
  • 1972-04-07 Malcolm Huckaby, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1972-10-04 Kurt Thomas, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat)
  • 1972-11-29 Jamal Mashburn, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-05-14 Voshon Lenard, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1975-08-22 Charles C Smith, NBA guard (Miami Heat)