The Miami Heat are used to planning championship ceremonies and Tuesday the team will once again raise a championship banner to the rafters of the American Airlines Arena for the third time in seven years.
The Southeastern Conference eastern division championship used to go through Gainesville or Athens, Georgia, but this year after two big division victories; the road to the SEC Championship goes through Columbia. Not Columbia, South Carolina, but rather Columbia, Missouri.
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James knows there’s great interest in what he will do next July, but first, he has another matter to take care of, a possible Heat 3-peat. But what should really scare Heat opponents is his assessment of his basketball skills since Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals.
It may seem that the Miami Heat’s season just ended, but training camp for the Heat opens Tuesday and with the team meeting the media on Monday, there are two items on the agenda: winning a third straight NBA championship and keeping LeBron James in town.
The next time the Miami Heat take the court against an Eastern Conference foe, they may need a couple of name tags.
The Miami Heat knew the Big Three of LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade would be back next year. Friday, the Heat’s marksman decided he was going to return for another season in South Florida.
As the Miami Heat celebrates its latest championship, it’s never too early to take a peek at what could be coming for the franchise that has dominated the Eastern Conference for the last three years in a row.
While fans of the Miami Heat will be white hot during Monday’s championship parade it’s the typical heat and rain in Miami that fans needed to worry about in downtown Miami.
There will probably be a lot of Heat fans calling in sick on Monday as the Magic City puts on a parade for the NBA National Champions Miami Heat.
He’s never won NBA Coach of the Year, but Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra has had the last laugh as the leader of the back-to-back champions.