Found November 01, 2013 on The Other Paper:
PLAYERS: Dwyane Wade
TEAMS: Miami Heat

Gabrielle Union didn't play a single second for the Miami Heat last season but that doesn't mean she isn't deserving of her own championship ring. Especially when she has to put up with boyfriend Dwyane Wade's sloppy habits off the court. The beautiful actress got the extra bling from Wade Tuesday night after the 2013 NBA champion Heat home opener against the Chicago Bulls. After the game, Union, who was celebrating her 41st birthday, partied at Hyde Lounge in the American Airlines Arena. Later, she also revealed Wade's not so sparkly bathroom habits. She tweeted: "And thank you to the guy that forgets to put the cap on the toothpaste, who flushes the non-flushable baby wipes but always goes all out for my birthday" And thank you to the guy that forgets to put the cap on the toothpaste, who flushes the non-flushable… — Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) October 31, 2013 See. Nothing a ring couldn't solve. “Wade walked in with a gift-wrapped box, opened it with her and put it on her finger,” a source said. “He was there for under five minutes.” After Union’s party at Hyde, her girlfriends took her to a surprise dinner at Catch Miami, where the group sipped Moët champagne and sang along to the music.


Dwyane Wade sits out game in Philadelphia to rest knees

Miami's Dwyane Wade will not play Wednesday night when the Heat visit the 76ers in Philadelphia. During his pregame media session, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said Wade's knees were a little sore following Tuesday night's season opener against Chicago. Wade (rest) and Greg Oden (knee) were declared inactives for the Heat's first road game. Spoelstra has said many...

Heat rest Wade because of sore knees

Miami guard Dwyane Wade sat out the Heat's game Wednesday night against Philadelphia to rest his sore knees. Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says he wanted to give Wade an extra day to recover and keep him out of the second game of the season-opening back-to-backs. Wade scored 13 points for the Heat in their 107-95 win over Chicago on Tuesday night. Wade walked into the locker room...


As one of the NBA’s top trendsetters, Dwyane Wade’s novel way of dressing has influenced players across the league. He’s constantly recognized among the best-dressed athletes, with a standout style from head-to-toe. Now the hoops star and style icon is capitalizing on the latter. Wade has collaborated with Stance Socks to develop a signature collection. He’s no stranger to...

D-Wade Won't Play Vs. 76ers

Dwyane Wade isn't injured, but the three-time NBA champion won't play Wednesday night against the 76ers. Coach Spoelstra told the media the Heat were sitting Dwyane for rest purposes. The soreness is a little concerning, given how big of a problem Wade's knees were in the 2013 postseason. But this isn't a huge deal. Really, it's the smart move the...

Heat May Keep Wade Out Of Back-To-Backs Until December

The Miami Heat are holding Dwyane Wade out of Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers. The Heat played last night in Miami and may continue to hold Wade out of back-to-backs until December. "That's really part of the plan," Erik Spoelstra said of Wednesday's decision. "It's not necessarily our rule that he won't play back-to-backs. It'...

Dwyane Wade Will Not Play Against 76ers

The Miami Heat shooting guard will sit out the tonight’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers. Although it’s early in the season and just the second game, the Heat are taking precautions and don’t want to risk their supestar’s health. Wade scored 13 points last night against the Chicago Bulls in the season opener. However, he ...The post Dwyane Wade Will Not Play Against 76ers...

Dwyane Wade out for Heat

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade rests his knees in the team's second game of the season.

Dwyane Wade to play on Friday vs. Nets

The wide gulf between LeBron James’ emotionless postgame reflection of Wednesday night’s loss to the 76ers and what actually happened on the court in that wacky game offered a perspective that Heat fans should probably adopt as their own. No one is going to remember these early season games five months from now, no matter how important and historically significant they seem...

Chris Bosh, videobomb virtuoso, drops one on both LeBron James, Dwyane Wade (vids)

Prior to the Miami Heat hosting the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday night, the Miami Heat received their title rings in a ceremony that was planned to be slightly over-the-top and was expected to include 3-D screens and glow sticks. Chris Bosh said he was keenly aware that the Bulls would like nothing more than to […]The post Chris Bosh, videobomb virtuoso, drops one on both LeBron James...

Dwyane Wade gives Gabrielle Union a ring for her birthday

For most NBA teams that win a Championship, it’s not just the players and coaches that receive a ring. Executives, key members of the organization and significant others get rings also. Remember last season following the Heat receiving their rings, LeBron James and his wife- then fiancé, Savannah James along with Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union proudly posed with their new hardware...

Watch: Heat get NBA championship rings, beat Bulls 107-95

The Miami Heat got their 2013 NBA championship rings and then beat the Chicago Bulls 107-95, spoiling Derrick Rose’s return. The Heat improved to 2-1 on ring-ceremony night, which their only loss coming against the Bulls to start the 2006-07 season. “You never know what to expect when you’re trying to keep the main thing the main thing, and that’s the game,” Heat coach...

Chris Bosh Already in Midseason Form, Videobombs LeBron James’, Dwyane Wade’s Postgame Interviews (Video)

Chris Bosh doesn’t care if he’s not selected for a walk-off interview. He’ll find a way to get on camera anyway. LeBron James and Dwyane Wade spoke with reporters following the Heat’s season-opening 105-97 win over Chicago on Tuesday — and the forgotten member of the Big Three of course found a way to creep into both shots. Bosh actually put on a very strong performance...
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