Pat Riley did not finish in the top 3 of voting for NBA Executive of the Year.
The Heat President finished tied for 5th.
The award went to Denver's Masai Ujiri.
Denver added Andre Iguodala from Philadelphia as part of a 4-team, 12-player deal.
As for the Heat, their key roster move this season signing Chris Andersen.
During a news conference, Riley credited Erik Spoelstra with begging him to bring in the "Birdman."
Riley also brought in legendary sharpshooter Ray Allen.
Rounding out the top 3 for the award, the general managers for the Clippers and Rockets.