Now boasting a 9-3 record, the Miami Heat have thus far been one of the best teams in the league.
This has come as no surprise to most NBA viewers, but what exactly is it that makes the Miami Heat so good?
Teams have undoubtedly attempted to make adjustments against this talented team, but the combination of shooters and superstars have proved too much to handle.
Ironically, the Heat were arguably considered the best defensive team in the league last year, yet it's been their offensive firepower that has shined bright this year.
In particular, Miami's fast start can be attributed to five reasons as they hope to stay healthy and keep a good thing rolling all season long.