The Miami Heat have yet to visit the White House as is tradition for NBA champions, but that doesn’t mean the team isn’t still looking forward to the trip.
Some of the biggest winners of the Miami Heat championship day parade weren’t just the players on the floats, but also the businesses along the parade route.
As Miami parties to celebrate the NBA Champion Heat, Sports Illustrated was hard at work pumping out the Heat’s commemorative issue.
While all eyes will be on the Miami Heat players as they make their way down 8th Street and Biscayne Blvd. for the Championship celebration Monday, businesses are hoping to get some of the attention, too.
It was just after 3 a.m. Friday when the newly crowned kings of the NBA reigned supreme at Club LIV in The Fontainebleau Hotel on Miami Beach.
For the 2012 Miami Heat, their destiny as champions was born in 2008 at the Olympics and then put into place in the summer of July 2010 when LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh joined forces to chase an NBA Championship.