By: Kaleb McAlister
Who Are The Miami Heat?
Who are they..... Miami Heat is a basketball team that plays for the NBA ( National Basketball Association). The Miami Heat's home is in Florida. This team was lead by their coach " Kevin Loughery," for three years until he was traded for Alvin Gentry who was quickly fiered a year later because he had lead their team into horrible defeat.
What Did They Do?
The only thing they could..... Pat Riley became coach he had won three playoffs out of the seven years of coaching in the NBA. Riley led them to victory in the 1996-1997 season by drafting mostly all star players' and with his action they had won the playoffs. They were one season away from the finals, but the Chicago Bulls had ended there season.
O'Neals grandfather had passed away causing him to miss two game, and finished the season 44-38. The next year he was traded by the Phoenix Suns.
LeBron James won most valuable player in 2012 and 2013.