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News Archive 2011-12

Feb 21 2012 10:43AM
MIAMI, April 9th – The Miami HEAT has partnered with Waste Management to host an e-recycling drive at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, April 13.
Basketball stars Ronny Turiaf, Jeremy Lin, Baron Davis, Maurice Evans and Caron Butler, along with the Chris Paul and (Dwyane) Wade’s World Foundations, are headlining a list of at least 40 professional athletes and VIPs committing to help Prevent Child Abuse America.
MIAMI, April 2nd – Longtime Miami HEAT community partner Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida will host a fan-centric takeover of the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami HEAT game on Tuesday, April 3.
MIAMI, March 15th – The 2011-12 season marks the sixth year the Miami HEAT will celebrate the NBA's Noche Latina initiative, an annual celebration honoring both players and fans alike who hail from Latin American countries.
MIAMI, February 29th – The Miami HEAT announced today it will transform Parcel B by the Bay into a "Fire and Ice" playground during the 15th Annual Miami HEAT Family Festival presented by Carnival Cruise Lines.
MIAMI, February 28th - The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed center Mickell Gladness to a second 10-day contract. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
MIAMI, February 21st – The NBA announced today that Miami HEAT forward LeBron James was named the Eastern Conference Player of Week for games played Monday, February 13, through Sunday, February 19.
MIAMI, February 16th – The Miami HEAT announced today the team has entered into a multi-year partnership with PEAK Sport Products Co., Limited, a leading branded sports products company located in China and primarily engaged in designing, manufacturing and distributing sport products including footwear, apparel and accessories.
MIAMI, February 15th – The NBA announced today that the 2011 NBA Three-Point Champion, HEAT forward James Jones, and HEAT guard Mario Chalmers will participate in the Foot Locker Three-Point Shootout at the 2012 NBA All-Star Saturday Night event in Orlando at the Amway Center on February 25.
MIAMI, February 3rd – The Miami HEAT and broadcast partner Sun Sports will once again join forces to bring young fans in attendance and viewers alike an up close and personal experience this Sunday when the HEAT take on the Toronto Raptors at 1:00 p.m.
MIAMI, February 2nd – The Miami HEAT announced today that students from Dr. Michael Krop Sr. High School (Miami-Dade) and Deerfield Beach High School (Broward) will participate in the 3rd Annual Miami HEAT Black History Month Challenge presented by Pepsi.
MIAMI, January 24th -The Miami HEAT announced today that last week's unveiling of both the Back In Black and the 2012 Miami Floridians uniforms ignited chatter across the social media world with impressions for both initiatives totaling 30,021,121 according to data collected by tweetreach.
In the NBA, the point guard tandem of Mario Chalmers and rookie sensation Norris Cole have helped the Miami HEAT become one of the top overall teams in the league.
MIAMI, January 20th - The Miami HEAT has announced that the team has renewed its existing partnership with Kia Motors America.
MIAMI, January 19th - The Miami HEAT will pay tribute to the American Basketball Association (ABA) as part of the "NBA Hardwood Classics Nights" by hosting a series of 1970's retro-themed games.
MIAMI, January 17th - The Miami HEAT will be Back In Black presented by adidas when they take on Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on January 19 at 8:00 p.m. in a much anticipated match-up.
MIAMI, January 6th - For the second straight season, all Miami HEAT games of the 2011-12 season will be aired on the team's flagship radio station, WAXY 790 The Ticket and throughout South Florida on the Miami HEAT Radio Network.
MIAMI, January 4th - The HEAT’s Joel Anthony, Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade have been selected to appear on the 2012 NBA All-Star Ballot.
MIAMI, January 3rd – The NBA has announced that Miami HEAT forward LeBron James was named the Eastern Conference Player of Week for games played Dec. 25, through Jan. 1.
The Miami HEAT announced today that they have request waivers on forward Derrick Byars.
MIAMI, December 16th – Presented by Pepsi, HEAT Week will take place from December 17 through December 23, and the HEAT will host a different event each day to generate enthusiasm throughout South Florida.
MIAMI, December 15th - The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed forward Billy White. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
MIAMI, December 14th – The Miami HEAT announced today that they have waived guard Cameron Jones.
MIAMI, December 6th - With the Miami HEAT sold out of its existing season ticket inventory for the 2011-12 season, the team has announced it will officially unveil its 2011-12 All You Can HEAT Partial Ticket Plan today at 8:30 p.m.
There’s a brief scene at the end of Matthew Vaughn’s Layer Cake where Daniel Craig’s character, X, is allowed a few moments to bask in the spoils of a conquering hero, surrounded by friends and caviar in the private back room of an exclusive country club.
On Friday, November 11, 2011, The Miami HEAT teamed up with Gatorade and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida to host a special Veterans Day HEAT Youth Basketball Clinic at United States Southern Command headquarters in Doral.
MIAMI October 28th - The Miami HEAT hosted its sixth annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration presented by Pepsi and T-Mobile with a day of basketball-themed activities at Edwards Hall, on October 22nd.
On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011, a contingent of Miami HEAT employees, including HEAT Legends participated in HEAT Beach Sweep.
The night before Christmas Eve in 1990, the Miami HEAT were on a ten-game losing streak with the Utah Jazz coming to town. But despite their youth and lack of polish, Miami had already beaten Utah at Miami Arena twice in its first two years as a franchise. So, against Karl Malone and John Stockton, only one streak could continue.
We don't remember as many games as we think we do, and many great contests get left behind. But when the Miami HEAT and Chicago Bulls met in 1993, they played a game worthy of detailed record, both in writing and in motion. HEAT.com goes back in time for this retro game diary.