Dwayne Wade is a basketball player, was born on January 17, 1982 in Chicago, Illinois. Best known as the defender of the Miami Heat, nicknamed “Flash” and “D-Wayde.”
Dwayne Wade at birth was named Doyne Tyrone Wade Jr..
After three years in the NBA, Wade led the Miami Heat team to the 2006 title. He began to compare with the legendary Michael Jordan. Wade grew up in Chicago, was an outstanding basketball player at Richards High School in Oak Lawn. Entering the University of Marquette in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Wade became the basketball star of his team. In 2003 he started playing in the NBA.
Wade, being 193 cm tall, scored 16.2 points in 35 minutes in the first season game for Miami Heat. Playing along with center Shaquille O’Neal, Wade proved himself as one of the best basketball players in the league. He was a fearless opponent, whose speed and athleticism compensated critics for criticism of his unreliable shots. He twice participated in the competition “All the stars”, was part of the US team at the 2004 Olympic Games. And in 2006, Wade was named the most valuable player. In 2007, he received a knee and shoulder injury, but returned in the new season. For the “Miami Heat” season 2007-2008 was not successful. Shaquille O’Neill moved to Phoenix Suns. In the biography of Dwayne Wade, the knee caused the exit from the game during the season. Despite the fact that for Wade, the season was a freshman season,
Additional information: Dwayne was called “Flash” or “D-Wayde”. His opponents on the game James LeBron, Anthony Carmelo began to play for the NBA in the same year in which and Wade.