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Key Dates and Transactions: 1991

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January 7   Placed center Rony Seikaly on the injured list (sprained medial collateral ligament and slight cartilage tear in his right knee). Signed center Alan Ogg to a 10-day contract.
January 17 Signed center Alan Ogg to a second 10-day contract.
January 26 Activated center Rony Seikaly from the injured list. Placed forward Terry Davis on the injured list with turf toe of the left great toe.
January 27 Signed center Alan Ogg for remainder of the season.
February 15 Placed guard Jon Sundvold on the injured list with microplasmic pneumonia. Activated forward Terry Davis from the injured list.
May 1 Ron Rothstein resigns as head coach.
May 16 Willie Burton is named to the 1991 All-Rookie Second Team.
June 17 Atlanta Hawks assistant Kevin Loughery is hired as Miami's second head coach.
June 21 Signed center Rony Seikaly to a contract extension.
June 24 Decided to exercise option on Lakers second-round pick in 1992. (Pick acquired in 1988 Expansion Draft on June 23, 1988).
June 27 The HEAT selects guard Steve Smith from Michigan State University with the fifth pick in the NBA Draft. Miami also selects forward George Ackles from UNLV in the second round (29th overall).
July 1 Did not retain right-of-first-refusal on forward Terry Davis. Did not pick up the option on forward Billy Thompson.
July 16 Bob Staak is hired as assistant coach.
July 26 Eric Reid is named HEAT play-by-play voice on Miami's radio and television simulcasts.
August 1 Dave Wohl is named HEAT color analyst on Miami's radio and television simulcasts.
September 9 Alvin Gentry is hired as HEAT assistant coach completing Loughery's staff.
September 19 Tony Fiorentino is named scouting coordinator.
September 24 Signed guard Carlos Funchess.
October 1 Signed forwards Richard Anderson and Ronnie Grandison.
October 3 Al Bianchi is hired as special assignment coach for the Miami HEAT and Phoenix Suns.
October 4 Signed second-round pick George Ackles and forward Milos Babic and guards Phil Henderson, Byron Irvin and Ron Moye.
October 5 Signed first-round pick Steve Smith.
October 6 Re-signed guard Kevin Edwards.
October 7 Waived guard Ron Moye.
October 12 Waived guard Phil Henderson.
October 21 Waived forward Richard Anderson.
October 22 Waived forward Ronnie Grandison.
October 23 Waived guard Byron Irvin.
October 28 Waived forward Milos Babic and guard Carlos Funchess.
November 4 Waived forward George Ackles.
November 19 Signed forward Milos Babic.
November 22 Placed guard Jon Sundvold on the injured list with a herniated disk. Signed guard John Morton.
December 13 The Los Angeles Lakers sign Miami HEAT restricted free agent guard Sherman Douglas to an offer sheet.
December 28 Miami matches the Lakers offer sheet and retains the rights to guard Sherman Douglas.
December 31 Waived forward Milos Babic. Activated guard Sherman Douglas.