Miami Heat Parade: Latest Info on NBA Championship Parade

Alex BallentineFeatured ColumnistJune 21, 2013

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 20:  Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 celebrate after defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 to win Game Seven of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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The Miami Heat are set to celebrate their coronation as NBA champions—again. 

LeBron James and Co. won the championship for the second consecutive season, edging the San Antonio Spurs 4-3 in an epic seven-game series. 

Now the team and the Heat faithful will bask in the glory of the accomplishment with a parade through Miami on Monday at 11:00 a.m. ET. The tweeted out the basic when and where for the celebration:

According to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the parade will go through downtown Miami before winding up at AmericanAirlines Arena. The team will then hold a ticketed championship rally inside the arena. According to, the team's 2012 parade was nearly two miles long and was attended by thousands of fans.

After another impressive postseason run from the Heat, the celebration should be just as grand this time around. Home-court advantage turned out to play a big role in the Heat's championship run. After three games in San Antonio, the Heat returned to Miami with the difficult task of winning two straight to win the title.

A dramatic overtime win over the Spurs in Game 6 set up the pivotal Game 7. From there, LeBron James was able to seal the deal in front of the Miami crowd. 

The four-time NBA MVP went off for 37 points and 12 rebounds as the Heat clinched the series with a 95-88 win. It is the third championship in Miami Heat history. 

According to the Sun-Sentinel, more details about the parade are expected to be released on Friday afternoon. Be sure to check back with this page for those details as they become available.