Athletes The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time  

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List Rules Only players officially listed as centers

Big fan of Miami basketball? Then check out this list of Miami Heat centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Miami Heat history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Heat Cs include Alonzo Mourning, Shaquille O'Neal, Chris Bosh, and Rony Seikaly.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Miami Heat starting Cs and backup Cs are Hassan Whiteside, Kelly Olynyk, Bam Adebayo, AJ Hammons, and Jordan Mickey. 

Who are the best centers in Miami Heat history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Miami Heat center.

list ordered by
1
64 17
Alonzo Mourning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

 

2
58 17
Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

3
45 13
Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

4
26 6
Rony Seikaly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

5
28 12
Udonis Haslem is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

6
21 8
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1995

7
17 6
Bam Adebayo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018

8
20 10
Brian Grant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

9
12 4
Chris Andersen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

10
15 7
P. J. Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

11
25 17
Hassan Whiteside is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

12
14 9
Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009

13
10 6
Isaac Austin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997

14
10 6
Matt Geiger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

15
11 8
John Salley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

16
10 7
Kurt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996

17
13 11
Anthony Mason is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2001

18
11 10
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

19
11 10
Kelly Olynyk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018

20
6 5
Chris Gatling is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 1996

21
7 7
Žydrūnas Ilgauskas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011

22
6 6
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

23
5 6
Alec Kessler is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

24
6 8
Willie Reed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2017

25
2 6
Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Bobby Jones

Seasons: 2008