The home games for the team are played at American Airlines Arena which is located in Downtown Miami. Micky Arison is the owner of the team and the general manager of the team is Pat Riley. The head coach of the Miami Heat team is Erik Spolestra. Burnie is the fireball mascot of the team. The Miami Heat team started in 1988 as an expansion. Miami Heat and Orlando Magic are the two teams that represent Florida in the NBA. Since the existence of the Heat team they have had team players which have allowed them to win 16 of their playoffs out of 24.