^"2015-16 HEAT Media Guide | Miami Heat". nba.com. اطلع عليه بتاريخ September 12, 2016. Since Micky Arison became Managing General Partner of the HEAT and hired Pat Riley as Team President in 1995, the HEAT has become one of the most stable, professional and successful franchises in all of professional sports, both on and off the court. During the 20-year Arison-Riley partnership the HEAT has won three NBA Championships, five Eastern Conference Championships, 11 Division Championships, has made 16 postseason appearances and has the best record in the Eastern Conference. The HEAT are one of just five franchises out of 122 in the four major North American professional sports leagues that have made at least 16 postseason appearances and won at least three league championships during the 20-year period.