Dwyane Wade is an NBA player currently on the Miami Heat. He has won three NBA titles and was named Finals MVP in 2006. He also received All-Star Game MVP honors in 2010.
Wade was drafted fifth overall by the Heat in 2003 after playing two years at Marquette.
He averaged 19.7 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.9 assists in 30.7 minutes per game for the Golden Eagles.
He was a unanimous pick for the NBA All-Rookie First Team. He has been selected for 10 consecutive NBA All-Star Games since 2005 and finished in the top 10 of MVP voting seven times. Wade won NBA titles in 2006, 2012 and 2013.
Wade has averaged 24.3 points (on 49 percent shooting), six assists, five rebounds, 1.7 steals during his 12 seasons in the NBA. He holds Heat records for single-season points and scoring average and is the team’s all-time points leader.
He won a bronze medal as a member of the USA Men’s Basketball team in 2004 and won a gold medal with the team at the 2008 Olympics. He sat out the 2012 Games in order to undergo surgery on his left knee.
In July 2014, the Heat announced that Wade had opted out of his deal with the team and re-signed a two-year extension, taking an $11 million pay cut. Wade received a no-trade clause in the new agreement and has a player option for the second year.