30 years of Miami Heat: Ranking the top 30 players in team history

A look at the top players in Heat history.

With the Heat just days away from the start of their 30th NBA season, now is a good time to take a closer look at the players who helped make this organization what it is today. Whether it’s based off of pure talent, off-the-court impact or just longevity, there are a lot of names that helped the Heat over their first 29 seasons of existence.

In celebration of the Heat’s first three decades, we bring you the Palm Beach Post’s top 30 players in team history … Continue reading “30 years of Miami Heat: Ranking the top 30 players in team history”

30 years of Miami Heat: A look at how a group of South Florida sports fans became Generation Heat

MIAMI — 1988. The start of Miami Heat basketball. The start of an era in South Florida sports.

Basketball entered an area dominated by football, specifically the Miami Dolphins, hoping to earn some attention. As the Heat prepare for their 30th season, they have that attention and much more.

I am part of Generation Heat. The first group of sports fans to grow up in South Florida that didn’t depend on the Dolphins to provide the memories and championships that make sports great. Continue reading “30 years of Miami Heat: A look at how a group of South Florida sports fans became Generation Heat”

Miami Heat celebrate 30th anniversary in NBA: The Palm Beach Post looks back

The Miami Heat will celebrate their 30th season in the NBA this year.

In celebration of the Heat’s first three decades we bring you several features looking at the rich history of the Heat in South Florida:

30 memorable moments from the team’s history



Ranking the top 30 players in team history


Miami Heat have provided good entertainment throughout their 30 years


Aboard the Imagination and in the Dynasty lounge, the Pat Riley era begins


The early years and an intern who now deals with multi-million dollar contracts


How a group of South Florida sports fans became Generation Heat