Happy 42nd Birthday, Shaquille O’Neal!
He played three seasons for the Heat. He was traded by the Los Angeles Lakers to the Miami Heat for Caron Butler, Brian Grant, Lamar Odom, a 2006 1st round draft pick (Jordan Farmar was later selected) and a 2007 2nd round draft pick (Renaldas Seibutis was later selected).
He won the 2006 NBA Championship with the Miami Heat.
Rory Sparrow. Two seasons for the Miami Heat. He was the first starting point guard of the team.
John Shasky. Center. He played for the Heat in the 1988-89 season.
Pat Cummings. He played for the Heat in two seasons (1988-89/1989-90). He came for the Heat for free agency.
Dwayne Washington. 17th pick in the 1988 NBA Expansion Draft.
Jon Sundvold. 9th pick in the 1988 NBA Expansion Draft.
Scott Hastings. 7th pick in the 1988 NBA Expansion Draft.
Billy Thompson. 3rd pick in the 1988 NBA Expansion Draft.
Norris Cole. 28th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft.
Jarvis Varnado. 41st overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft.