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NBA Injury News:
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has battled a lingering injury to his right knee throughout the season and into the playoffs that has hampered his ability to produce at his former level. Wade told reporters yesterday that he will now have to play through a banged up left knee after injuring it during Game 6, according to Kurt Helin of Pro Basketball Talk.Wade sustained the injury when he and San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili collided, banging knees. It occurred in the first half when Wade was driving to the basket, and it clearly impacted him for the remainder of the night.After yesterday’s practice, Wade told reporters that his left knee was still bothering him, adding that it was still stiff and swollen on Wednesday.“Early in the game I took a good shot,” Wade said Wednesday after practice. “Right on my left knee, that’s the knee I had surgery on (this past offseason) so that kind of trauma to it at that moment it swelled up. At (halftime) I was trying to do as much as I can, as much treatment…. It was stiff, I couldn’t do as much as I wanted to but I just tried to do whatever I could.”Wade will play in Game 7, it will just be interesting to see what he has left to provide LeBron James and the Heat. The Spurs are dealing with injuries of their own, most importantly to guard Tony Parker’s hamstring.Follow @hoopsinjurynews
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Dwyane Wade lost a step and was humbled by injuries this year, yet still helped the Miami Heat win the Championship. For those thinking this is the demise of Dwyane, the Wade’s have reinforcements coming. Zaire Wade is only 11-years-old and he is already breaking ankles with a killer crossover reminiscent of his dad, Dwayne Wade. The young Wade, who is only in 5th grade, was one...
YouTube NBA referee Joey Crawford never tries to make the game about himself. He always interacts well with players and treats them like they’re human beings. He’s a kind, gentle man. Yeah, right. Crawford responded to Dwyane Wade questioning a call during Game 6 Tuesday with, “Don’t yell at me!” (WHILE YELLING).
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In honor of his third NBA championship, Dwyane Wade opened up his postgame press conference by announcing he has (another) new nickname. Just call him, “Three”. “My name is Three, not Dwyane.”
After winning his third championship as a member of the Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade decided to refer to himself as “Three” during his post game press conference after game seven of the 2013 NBA Finals.
Don’t believe me? Check out the below clip that shows D-Wade asking to be called by his new monicker:
We’ve all been there D-Wade, just most of us don’t have an NBA championship ring with our hangover. Dwayne Wade posted this photo at 2:45pm EST to let us all know that he is hurting the day after winning his 3rd NBA Championship. The cure – “Sun glasses and Advil.”
Wade he was going to spend the offseason taking care of his knees and laying on the couch hungover sounds...
Dwyane Wade’s son Zaire Wade was one of the top players at the John Lucas Future of the Game Camp in Las Vegas this summer. Zaire Wade is a member of the class of 2020 and he’s been identified by some as one of the top 5th graders in the country. Zaire can knock down three pointers and has really good vision in the open court. Was he rocking the LeBron’s though????-TO
The one thing that Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade learned from the below video from the second quarter of game six of the 2013 NBA Finals, “Never Ever Yell At NBA Referee Joey Crawford”.
It’s best to keep your opinions to yourself around Joey…
Joey Crawford tells D-Wade to not yell at him [CBS Sports]
The 15 members of the Miami Heat showed their best mean mugs for a T-shirt the team gave away to fans for Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. Some of the guys like Birdman Andersen appear to be squinting. Others like Dwyane Wade almost make it seem like it’s a modeling picture. [...]
Photo Credit: AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee
To start off, let me tell you that I am one of the biggest Dwyane Wade supporters on this planet. I defend his game tooth and nail with anyone that argues with me, and used to even argue that he was better than LeBron up until last season. While there is no doubting Dwyane Wade is a superstar, he is hurt, slow, and slumping, and for these five...
According to the man himself, LeBron James will be wearing his traditional headband when he takes the AmericanAirlines Arena floor on Thursday night for the Game 7 NBA Finals showdown with the San Antonio Spurs. This has been your LeBron James Headbandgate update. Wait, are we still doing that thing where we add “-gate” to [...]The post LeBron James Headbandgate Update: He plans...
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Drake celebrated the Miami Heat’s 95-88 Game 7 victory over the San Antonio Spurs at Story Nightclub in South Beach. LeBron and Wade were seen snacking on some pizza, while Drake took the mic to spit rhymes.
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MIAMI – This one was for the blueprint. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh conspired to horde championships three years ago, and since then, they’ve done just that. While many a pundit opined to shatter the three-star mold, Miami’s stars rose to the occasion when called upon over the last two games of these [...]
It has been less than twenty-four hours since the Miami Heat were crowned champions, and they are already favored to win the title again next year. Bovada has the Heat at 2-1 odds, with the Thunder behind them at 11-2. The Spurs, the finals runner-up, are listed at 17-2, the fourth best odds.
The Bobcats and Magic are the heaviest of underdogs with each team sporting 500-1 odds...