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
32 9
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
31 10
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
23 8
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
17 6
Udonis Haslem is listed (or ranked) 4 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

5
18 8
Hassan Whiteside is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

6
12 3
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1996, 1995

7
12 4
Rony Seikaly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

8
9 2
Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2010, 2009

9
9 3
Anthony Mason is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2001

10
5 0
Bam Adebayo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018

11
6 1
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2016

12
11 7
Brian Grant is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

13
7 4
Kelly Olynyk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018

14
6 3
John Salley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

15
4 1
Žydrūnas Ilgauskas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2011

16
3 0
Chris Andersen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

17
3 0
Matt Geiger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

18
7 5
P. J. Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons:  2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

19
5 3
Kurt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1997, 1996

20
4 2
Willie Reed is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2017

21
4 2
Isaac Austin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1998, 1997

22
2 1
Alec Kessler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

23
4 4
Vladimir Stepania is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Vladimir Stepania Seasons: 2003, 2002

24
1 1
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

25
1 1
Terry Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1991, 1990

26
1 1
John Shasky is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
John Shasky Seasons: 1989

27
1 1
Chris Gatling is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2002, 1996

28
1 1
Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Bobby Jones Seasons: 2008

29
1 1
Pat Cummings is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Pat Cummings Seasons: 1990, 1989

30
1 2
Ronny Turiaf is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Heat Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2012