One advantage the Heat have finishing the season not among the best records in the league is in regards to draft order. Via the Sun Sentinel:
Having finished tied with the Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers at 54-28, the Heat lost tiebreaker drawings to both those teams Friday in New York, and therefore will select No. 26 in the first round of the June 26 NBA Draft.
Who should Miami target late in the first round?