Miami Heat NBA Finals History: Wins, Appearances and All-Time Championship Record

Miami Heat NBA Finals History: Wins, Appearances and All-Time Championship Record


The Miami Heat are on the verge of another NBA Finals appearance as they sit tied 2-2 in their Eastern Conference Finals series against the Boston Celtics.

It's very possible the Heat add another championship to their trophy cabinet. With that in mind, let's take a look at Miami's Finals history to this point.

Have the Heat Ever Won a Championship?

Yes, the Heat have captured the NBA title before. Their most recent wins came when they won back-to-back titles in 2012 and 2013. The franchise has also won an additional championship, which came in 2006.

When Was the Last Time the Heat Won a Championship?

It's only been a couple of years since the Heat last challenged for an NBA Championship, They last made it to the Finals during the 2019-20 COVID-shortened season, losing in six games to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Miami's most recent championship win was in 2013 during the 'Heatles' era. LeBron James was named NBA Finals MVP that year, averaging 25.3 points, 10.9 rebounds and 7.0 assists in the final round.

Heat All-Time Championship Record

The Heat are 3-3 all-time in the NBA championship round as a franchise.

Heat Championship Years

- 2006
- 2012
- 2013

Heat Finals Results and Opponents

1. 2006: Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks

Heat win series 4-2

2. 2011: Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks

Mavericks win series 4-2

3. 2012: Heat vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Heat win series 4-1

4. 2013: Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs

Heat win series 4-3

5. 2014: Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs

Spurs win series 4-1

6. 2020: Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers win series 4-2

Heat Championship Odds 2022

The Heat have +440 odds to win this year's title, according to FanDuel Sportbook's NBA championship odds.

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