1993–94 Miami Heat season

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1993–94 Miami Heat season
Head coach Kevin Loughery
Arena Miami Arena
Results
Record 42–40 (.512)
Place Division: 4th (Atlantic)
Conference: 8th (Eastern)
Playoff finish East First Round
(eliminated 2–3)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television SportsChannel Florida, Sunshine Network, WBFS
Radio WINZ
< 1992–93 1994–95 >

The 1993–94 Miami Heat season is the sixth season of the Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Heat finished fourth in the Atlantic Division with a 42–40 record, their franchise-best record at the time. In the first round of the playoffs, they would lose five games to the Atlanta Hawks.

Offseason[edit]

NBA Draft[edit]

Main article: 1993 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality School/Club Team
2 35 Ed Stokes Center  United States Arizona

Roster[edit]

Miami Heat roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
SF 2 United States Askins, Keith 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 197 lb (89 kg) Alabama
SF 34 United States Burton, Willie 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Minnesota
SG 12 United States Coles, Bimbo 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Virginia Tech
C 52 United States Geiger, Matt 7 ft 9 in (2.36 m) 243 lb (110 kg) Georgia Tech
C 33 United States Kessler, Alec 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Georgia
PF 43 United States Long, Grant 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Eastern Michigan
SG 32 United States Miner, Harold 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Southern California
SF 41 United States Rice, Glen 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Michigan
C 22 United States Salley, John 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Georgia Tech
C 4 Lebanon Seikaly, Rony 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Syracuse
PG 20 United States Shaw, Brian 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 190 lb (86 kg) UC Santa Barbara
SG 3 United States Smith, Steve 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Michigan State
Head coach




Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Roster

Roster Notes[edit]

  • F Gary Alexander was waived, then signed by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
  • C Manute Bol was waived, then signed by the Washington Bullets.
  • The Heat let G Morlon Wiley's 10-day contract expire.

Regular Season[edit]

Season Standings[edit]

Atlantic Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-New York Knicks 57 25 .695 32–9 25–16 18–10
x-Orlando Magic 50 32 .610 7 31–10 19–22 20–8
x-New Jersey Nets 45 37 .549 12 29–12 16–25 17–11
x-Miami Heat 42 40 .512 15 22–19 20–21 16–12
Boston Celtics 32 50 .390 25 18–23 14–27 12–16
Philadelphia 76ers 25 57 .305 32 15–26 10–31 7–21
Washington Bullets 24 58 .293 33 17–24 7–34 8–20
# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Atlanta Hawks 57 25 .695
2 y-New York Knicks 57 25 .695
3 x-Chicago Bulls 55 27 .671 2
4 x-Orlando Magic 50 32 .610 7
5 x-Indiana Pacers 47 35 .573 10
6 x-Cleveland Cavaliers 47 35 .573 10
7 x-New Jersey Nets 45 37 .549 12
8 x-Miami Heat 42 40 .512 15
9 Charlotte Hornets 41 41 .500 16
10 Boston Celtics 32 50 .390 25
11 Philadelphia 76ers 25 57 .305 32
12 Washington Bullets 24 58 .293 33
13t Milwaukee Bucks 20 62 .244 37
13t Detroit Pistons 20 62 .244 37
z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

East First Round[edit]

(1) Atlanta Hawks vs. (8) Miami Heat: Hawks win series 3–2

  • Game 1 @ The Omni, Atlanta (April 28): Miami 93, Atlanta 88
  • Game 2 @ The Omni, Atlanta (April 30): Atlanta 104, Miami 86
  • Game 3 @ Miami Arena, Miami (May 3): Miami 90, Atlanta 86
  • Game 4 @ Miami Arena, Miami (May 5): Atlanta 103, Miami 89
  • Game 5 @ The Omni, Atlanta (May 8): Atlanta 102, Miami 91

Last Playoff Meeting: This is the first meeting between the Hawks and Heat.

Player Stats[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

1993-94 Miami Heat