1997 Miami Heat: Season and Playoffs

NBA Teams: 1996-97 Heat regular season and Playoffs performances with records, stats, awards, players and more.

1997 Miami Heat Summary

NBA Playoffs

Playoff Performance
Lost Eastern Conference Finals
Playoff Record: 8-9 (.471)
Playoffs Series
Heat 3-2 Magic
Heat 4-3 Knicks
Heat 1-4 Bulls
Players Used
12 players
(at least 1 game)

NBA Regular Season

Season Record
61-21 (.744)
Standings
2º in Eastern Conference
1º in Atlantic Division
Players Used
19 players
(at least 1 game)
Longest Streaks
Winning Streak: 11 games
Losing Streak: 3 games
Win / Loss Progression
W :  / L :

1
82

Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points:
20.3 ppg
Rebounds:
9.9 rpg
Assists:
8.6 apg
Steals:
1.9 spg
Blocks:
2.9 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points:
18.7 ppg
Rebounds:
10.2 rpg
Assists:
7.0 apg
Steals:
1.6 spg
Blocks:
2.7 bpg

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
4 -
Most Improved Player: Isaac Austin
Coach of the Year: Pat Riley
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Hardaway
All-Defensive 2nd Team: P.J. Brown
NBA Leaders
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats G ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 82 11.7 29.3 41.0 21.2 7.9 5.4 15.9 23.4 94.8 89.3
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 34.4 76.0 .453 8.3 22.7 .364 17.7 24.7 .719

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NBA Playoffs

Stats G ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 17 11.1 30.2 41.3 17.2 6.7 5.1 16.2 22.6 85.9 85.7
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 29.5 72.1 .409 8.4 23.8 .351 18.5 26.8 .692

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