Dwyane Wade RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dwyane Wade on playing with LeBron again: ‘Never say never’

    Larry Brown Sports "Dwyane Wade has learned not to rule anything out when it comes to who he plays for and with in the NBA. Wade told reporters Thursday that, while he’s happy with the Chicago Bulls, he knows that there’s always a chance in the future of reuniting with close friend LeBron James. “I never..." December 02

  • D Wade’s Break Baby Mama to Star on Basketball Wives

    Black Sports Online "When D Wade was on a “BREAK” from Gabrielle Union he got another woman Aja Metoyer pregnant. Gabby forgave him and eventually they got married. Gabby never speaks on the kid as if the kid doesn’t exists, while Wade tries to visit when he can. Metoyer for her part has been pretty low-key, until..." December 02

  • Dwyane Wade: I made bigger change than LeBron James did with Heat

    ESPN "As he gets set for another showdown against his close friend and former teammate LeBron James, Dwyane Wade acknowledged Thursday that he had to change his game far more than James did during the pair's four years together with the Miami Heat. "I definitely changed mine more," Wade said with a..." December 02

  • LeBron James Will Indeed Arrive In Full Cubs Uniform For Friday’s Bulls Game

    Dime Magazine "LeBron James and Dwyane Wade aren’t teammates any more, but they’re still close friends, which means they’re liable to get competitive and trash talk one another about any number of things. With the teams from each star’s respective hometowns meeting in this year’s World Series, it was..." December 01

  • Mike Miller fesses up: Yes, he tried to lure Wade to Nuggets

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Of all the roles he has filled during his 17-year NBA career, this was a new one for Mike Miller: double-agent. Even with his championship ties to the Miami Heat, including his friendship with former University of Florida roommate Udonis Haslem, yes, Miller acknowledged Wednesday, he was front..." December 01

  • Dwyane Wade on Last Two Minute reports: 'I hate 'em'

    ESPN "Dwyane Wade is not a fan of the NBA's last two minute officiating reports. The All-Star guard reiterated that position in the wake of two close losses the Bulls suffered during their annual "Circus Trip" last week. "I hate 'em," Wade said. "I hate the two-minute reports. I'll go on record..." November 29

  • Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union Took a Helicopter to Join Carmelo Anthony's Thanksgiving Dinner

    Complex "Thanksgiving is always more pleasant when you have friends unexpectedly show up at your house for dinner. Earlier this week, Derrick Rose invited himself for Thursday's family dinner at his teammate Carmelo Anthony and wife LaLa's house. Because they're Knicks teammates now, that's close enough to..." November 26

  • Dwyane Wade On Free Agency, Decision To Join Bulls

    Hoops Rumors "Dwyane Wade believes free agency is “different today” than how it used to be, Nick Friedell of ESPN.com writes. “The league is all about relationships, player relationships,” Wade said. “Obviously presidents and GMs have their job to do to put teams together, but when it comes to free agency,..." November 23

  • Wade: Nuggets Did “Unbelievable Job Of Recruiting Me”

    Hoops Rumors "While most NBA observers didn’t believe Dwyane Wade would leave the Heat in free agency, Denver seemed like a particularly far-fetched landing spot for the former Finals MVP. When rumors surfaced in July suggesting Wade and the Nuggets were having serious talks, it was viewed by many as a leverage..." November 22

  • Wade: Butler is showing why Rondo and I came to Chicago

    Chicago Tribune "Considering the Bulls' hectic travel schedule earlier in the week, coach Fred Hoiberg wasn't surprised his team played a little like it was in quicksand right off the opening tip Saturday night against the Wizards. Or make that Jell-O. "It's a hard game," Hoiberg said of Saturday's contest..." November 13

  • Does Dwyane Wade have a secret plan for rejoining the Heat?

    Fox Sports "Dwyane Wade had a bitter breakup with the Miami Heat this summer, leaving the team after 13 years and later acknowledging he felt disrespected because Pat Riley didn't call him or make him a better offer. However, Wade hasn't trashed his old team to the media, and he got a warm reception when..." November 12

  • Dwyane Wade's return to Miami proved the Heat were right to let him leave

    Fox Sports "Thursday night’s Bulls-Heat battle in Miami had the energy of a playoff game but not the quality. Ultimately, the Bulls won 98-95 in a down-to-the-wire contest that was settled by Dwyane Wade’s two made free throws with 13.7 seconds remaining. The easy narrative that could come out of that..." November 11

  • Pat Riley says Heat should have given Dwyane Wade max contract in 2014

    CBS Sports "In mid-July, Miami Heat president Pat Riley said he regretted not doing more to re-sign Dwyane Wade, instead leaving contract negotiations to owner Mickey Arison and CEO Nick Arison. On Thursday, with Wade returning to Miami as a member of the Chicago Bulls, Riley told TNT's David Aldridge that he..." November 11

  • Dwyane Wade does not think fans understand why he left Miami

    Larry Brown Sports "Dwyane Wade is a Miami Heat legend, which made his somewhat rocky departure from South Beach all the more stunning over the summer. As Wade prepares to return to Miami as a member of the Chicago Bulls, he admitted that he doesn’t think Heat fans understand why he left – and he isn’t sure he..." November 10

  • Dwyane Wade says communication breakdown reason for leaving Heat

    USA Today "Dwyane Wade said his departure from the Miami Heat after 13 seasons and three NBA titles came down to a breakdown of communication last offseason. “I thought it was an opportunity I would be there forever, but s--t happens,” Wade told CSNChicago.com in a story published on Tuesday. “And when..." November 08

  • Dwyane Wade has spoken to everyone with Heat but Pat Riley since departure

    Larry Brown Sports "The parting of ways between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat was anything but amicable, and it is clear that one man is ultimately responsible for that. Pat Riley. Wade will return to Miami for the first time as a visiting player on Thursday. In an interview with Vincent Goodwill of..." November 08

  • Dwyane Wade says Heat fans should embrace new era

    ESPN "Dwyane Wade still doesn't think a lot of people understand why he left the Miami Heat after 13 seasons and three championships to sign with the Chicago Bulls over the summer. "If you're not in this business, it's hard to understand," Wade said Monday, three nights before his first game against..." November 08

  • Wade tells Durant not to buy into villain label

    Basketball Insiders "Victorious as usual, after giving the Brooklyn Nets a 30-point beating, Dwyane Wade checked his phone as he got dressed. Wade then turned to Jimmy Butler, who had just finished addressing the media, and asked a question. “Yo J.B., you got space for this, big dog?” Butler looked at his bag..." November 07

  • Wade's stylist consulting with LeBron's to get Cubs uni right after lost bet

    ESPN "Dwyane Wade is ready for his buddy LeBron James to make good on their World Series bet. The Bulls star smiled with pride on Friday while discussing the end of the duo's bet, which closed with the Chicago Cubs knocking off the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 early Thursday morning in a 10-inning..." November 05

  • LeBron James to wear full Cubs uniform after World Series bet with Dwyane Wade

    Larry Brown Sports "The Chicago Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians in the World Series, and that means LeBron James is going to have to pay up. James, naturally representing Cleveland, and his best bud and Chicago native Dwyane Wade finalized their wager just after the series began: loser has to wear the winner’s..." November 03

  • Erik Spoelstra cracks funny joke about Dwyane Wade’s 3-point shooting

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "When he was with the Miami Heat, guard Dwyane Wade had several nicknames. There was Flash. There was D-Wade. And there was the forgettable WOW, short for Way of Wade. Leave it to Heat coach Erik Spoelstra to create yet another moniker after his watching former player make his regular-season..." October 30

  • Dwyane Wade fined $25,000 for throat slash gesture after dagger vs. Celtics

    SI "The NBA has fined Bulls guard Dwyane Wade $25,000 for making a throat-slash gesture after hitting a game-sealing three on Thursday, the league announced. Wade hit a stepback three with just over 26 seconds to go in regulation to give Chicago a 104–99 advantage over the Celtics, his fourth..." October 29

  • Wade’s Ex-Wife Tried to Block Their Sons From Moving to Chicago With Him

    Black Sports Online "This is the divorce case that will never end. Wade and his Ex-Wife Siohvaughn have been in court on and off for over six years now battling over various things. You would think considering that Wade has full custody of their two sons that moving from Miami to Chicago wouldn’t be a big deal,..." October 28

  • Dwyane Wade says he holds no anger towards Pat Riley or Miami Heat

    The Comeback "It still seems strange to see Dwyane Wade playing an NBA basketball game in anything but a Miami Heat jersey. But Wade made his Chicago Bulls debut Thursday night and many believed that Wade’s return home to his hometown was forced by the Miami Heat and Pat Riley’s unwillingness to pony up serious..." October 28

  • Dwyane Wade, LeBron James set terms for their World Series bet

    Chicago Tribune "There is now some sartorial shame at stake in the Cubs-Indians World Series. So says Bulls star Dwyane Wade, who posted a video to ESPN's The Undefeated website with terms of his friendly wager with LeBron James on baseball's champion. "Here goes that World Series bet everybody been waiting..." October 26

  • LeBron, Wade placing 'a nice bet and more' on World Series

    CBS Sports "Earlier in the week, we detailed how Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has become a vocal supporter of the Cleveland Indians during their postseason run. It just so turns out that James' Indians will be facing one of his friend and former teammate's teams in the World Series. The Chicago..." October 23

  • Bulls’ Dwyane Wade mum on a potential return to Miami

    Today's Fastbreak "Chicago Bulls’ shooting guard Dwyane Wade sat down for a wide-ranging interview with Rohan Nadkarni of Sports Illustrated last month. As a result, the veteran leader discussed nearly joining the Bulls in the summer 2010, what made him ultimately decide to go home to Chicago as well as a variety of..." October 19

  • Wade calls Jordan, Kobe the 2 greatest SGs of all time

    Total Pro Sports "Ask any basketball fan and you might get the same answer when you ask them who the greatest NBA player of all time is and 9 times out of 10, it will be Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan. Since his retirement, every new big talent has been dubbed the second coming of Jordan and every single..." October 16

  • Dwyane Wade says superteams are 'great' for league

    ESPN "Dwyane Wade believes that superteams are "great" for the NBA. The Chicago Bulls guard made the declaration during a 20-minute, post-practice media session in which he hit on a variety of different topics regarding the past and present of free agency. Wade -- who welcomed LeBron James and..." October 14

  • Wade: LeBron And I Liked Chicago Situation In 2010 Until Heat Could Also Fit Bosh

    Real GM Basketball "Dwyane Wade said both he and LeBron James were interested in signing with the Chicago Bulls during the summer of 2010. Wade said Chris Bosh changed the equation since the Miami Heat could accommodate the three of them. "My eyes were here, LeBron's eyes were here," said Wade. "Miami put a..." October 13

  • LeBron James on Dwyane Wade joining Cavs: 'We couldn't afford him'

    ESPN "It would be hard to imagine back when the Miami Heat were coming off consecutive championships a few seasons ago that LeBron James and Dwyane Wade would both leave the franchise as free agents in short order. Yet sure enough, James went back to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014 and Wade..." October 13

  • Dwyane Wade has no illusions about the Bulls' championship potential

    CBS Sports "Playing in his hometown of Chicago was one of the main reasons Dwyane Wade decided to make a drastic change and leave the Miami Heat for the Bulls this past offseason. While playing in his hometown has always been a dream of Wade's, he is staying realistic and doesn't envision himself bringing a..." October 11

  • Dwyane Wade Might Finally Become A Legitimate Three-Point Threat With The Bulls

    Dime Magazine "Dwyane Wade has always had a tense relationship with the three-point shot. A career 28 percent shooter from beyond the arc, Wade shot a ghastly 16 percent on just 44 attempts in the 2015-16 season, his last with the Miami Heat. His resumé with the Chicago Bulls, his new team and the one he will..." October 09

  • Dwyane Wade explains why LeBron James can never surpass Michael Jordan

    Fox Sports "Maybe Dwyane Wade is just trying to light a fire under one of his best friends. How else to explain the Chicago Bulls guard's recent comments about LeBron James? When Wade was asked whether LeBron can ever catch Michael Jordan, the ghost that James claims he's chasing, Wade was rather..." October 06

  • Could Dwyane Wade Bring Team Banana Boat to Chicago?

    The Ringer "wyane Wade and Rajon Rondo are stopgaps for a retooling Chicago Bulls team. That would sound crazy to someone who fell asleep in 2012 and woke up today, but it’s a reality. Wade and Rondo are two nonshooting, ball-pounding, past-their-prime guards that don’t make a lick of sense for Fred Hoiberg’s..." October 06

  • Dwyane Wade Finally Explains Why He Didn't Sign With LeBron James and the Cavs

    Complex "When Dwyane Wade became a free agent over the summer, there was a lot of speculation about him potentially taking his talents to Cleveland to play alongside his friend and former teammate LeBron James on the Cavaliers. Yes, he would have had to take a huge payout to do it—he would have had to sign..." October 05

  • Fred Hoiberg allows Dwyane Wade to stop practice, call out teammates

    ESPN "Aside from his superstar name and championship pedigree, one of the biggest reasons the Chicago Bulls signed Dwyane Wade over the summer was his ability to teach and mentor the team's young core of players. That message has been hammered home during the Bulls' first week of training camp by..." October 02

  • Fred Hoiberg encourages Dwyane Wade to take open 3-pointers

    Chicago Tribune "iven that he possesses a career 23.7 points per game scoring average, it's not bragging when Dwyane Wade assesses his ability to adjust to a new offensive system. "My game translates anywhere," Wade said. What may surprise, given his career 3-point shooting percentage of 28.4, is that coach..." September 29

  • Fred Hoiberg encourages Dwyane Wade to take open 3-pointers

    Chicago Tribune "Given that he possesses a career 23.7 points per game scoring average, it's not bragging when Dwyane Wade assesses his ability to adjust to a new offensive system. "My game translates anywhere," Wade said. What may surprise, given his career 3-point shooting percentage of 28.4, is that coach..." September 29

  • Wade ‘praying’ that Chris Bosh will be able to make comeback

    Palm Beach Post "Chris Bosh is pushing to return to the basketball court and Dwyane Wade supports him. “He loves to play basketball and he’s one of the best at it in the world,” Wade said of his close friend Saturday after the D. Wade CommUNITY Bike Ride. “The last two years has sucked for him and his family..." September 18

  • Udonis Haslem Hopes To Play With Wade Again

    Hoops Rumors "As we noted earlier today, Dwyane Wade admitted on Saturday morning that the one think he’ll miss most about playing for the Heat is his longtime teammate Udonis Haslem. Per Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald, that feeling is mutual. Haslem referred to Wade as “family,” adding that he’ll support..." September 17

  • Dwyane Wade has yet to receive that farewell email from Pat Riley

    CBS Sports "A fiery competitor like Pat Riley can be a little petty when things don't go his way. After LeBron James left to go home to bring the Cleveland Cavaliers a championship in 2014, Riley called Luol Deng, who signed with the team shortly after, the most important free-agent signing in Miami Heat..." September 17

  • Dwyane Wade thanks Miami with billboard

    Larry Brown Sports "Now a member of the Bulls, Dwyane Wade wanted Miami to know he’s appreciative of the support he received from the city during his time with the Heat. Wade may be gone, but there is a lasting image of him high above the ground in the place he called home for the first 13 years of his NBA career...." September 17

  • Gabrielle Union Shows Support for Kaepernick at ‘Birth of a Nation’ Premiere

    Variety "During the Q&A portion of last night’s second screening at TIFF, “Birth of a Nation” co-star and outspoken critic of Nate Parker’s rape allegations, Gabrielle Union invoked the spirit of change and put Colin Kaepernick on the same pedestal as Nate Turner. “If you are wondering about Colin..." September 11

  • Dwyane Wade: Return to Chicago is ‘bigger than basketball’

    ESPN "Dwyane Wade's focus is on more than basketball as he returns to Chicago to play for his hometown Bulls. In an interview with ABC's "Good Morning America" that aired Friday morning, Wade said he hopes to help bring change to a city that has been hit hard by violence this year. "My purpose for..." September 02

  • Wade: Trump's tweet 'left a bad taste in my mouth'

    Business Insider "Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade said that Donald Trump's remarks following his cousin's shooting death in Chicago left "a bad taste" in his mouth. In an interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos, the NBA star admitted that he was "conflicted" because Trump's statement raised awareness..." September 02

  • LeBron and Dwyane Wade Practiced Together, Still Have Enviable Abs

    The Big Lead "Last season, there was some drama in the media — which we were not exempt from — when LeBron James jetted down to Miami in the middle of the season and worked out with his former teammate, Dwyane Wade. They both made it explicitly clear that they don’t care about any criticism they receive for..." September 01

  • 2 Chicago men charged in shooting of Dwyane Wade's cousin

    USA Today "Police charged two men with murder for the fatal shooting death of the cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade, officials said Sunday. Nykea Aldridge, 32, the mother of four, was pushing a baby stroller Friday afternoon in Chicago's South Side when she was shot. Police said she was not the..." August 28

  • Don Cheadle Rips Trump for Taking Advantage of Wade Tragedy

    Black Sports Online "Someone in Donald Trump’s camp should have revoked his social media access long ago! Following the tragic murder of Nykea Aldridge, cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade, the Donald took to Twitter to attempt to capitalize on the situation. Trump sent out the above tweet where he even misspelled the..." August 28

  • Dwyane Wade’s cousin shot and killed in Chicago

    ESPN "A woman who was fatally shot while pushing a baby in a stroller on Chicago's South Side has been identified as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade. Authorities say Nykea Aldridge, 32, was killed when two males walked up and fired shots at a third man about 3:30 p.m. Friday. Police say the woman..." August 27