Dwyane Wade Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Dwyane Wade Biography
  • Name: Dwyane Wade
  • Age: 36 years old
  • Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
  • Occupation: Basketball Player
  • Net Worth: US $100 Million
  • Status: Alive

Dwyane Wade is an American professional basketball player and three time NBA champion. He stands 6ft 4in tall and plays the shooting guard position. Dwyane Tyrone Wade Jr. was born on January 17, 1982 in Chicago, Illinois. His parents Dwyane Sr. and Jolinda separated when he was just a toddler. He has five siblings, Tragil, Deanna, Darnell, Demetris and Kodhmus. Wade attended Harold L. Richards High School followed by Marquette University. He majored in broadcasting but never completed a degree.

Wade played football at Harold L. Richards as a wide receiver. He transitioned to basketball his junior year under coach Jack Fitzgerald. He averaged 27 points and 11 rebounds his senior year. Wade continued his basketball career with the Golden Eagles at Marquette University. He played two seasons, averaged 19.7 points, and 6.5 rebounds. Wade led the team to their first Conference USA championship during the 2002-13 season. He earned All-America First Team honors and was named MVP of the Midwest Regional Final. His #3 jersey has since been retired by Marquette University.

Wade was selected by the Miami Heat with the 5th overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft. He played 13 seasons and won 3 championships with the Heat. He had success playing alongside LeBron James and Chris Bosh. Wade was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2004, and the All-NBA First Team in 2009 and 2010. He’s a 12-times NBA All-Star, 2006 Finals MVP, and 2010 All-Star Game MVP. Wade won a bronze medal at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games and gold at the 2008 Beijing games. He played one season with the Chicago Bulls (2016-17) and briefly with the Cleveland Cavaliers (2017-18). He was traded back to the Miami Heat in February 2018.

Dwyane Wade has a net worth of $100 million. He signed a 2-year $47 million contract with the Bulls in July 2016. He also has endorsements deals with companies like Sean John, Gatorade, Lincoln, and Li-Ning. Wade was married to Siohvaughn Funches from 2002 to 2007. They had two sons, Zaire and Zion. He has a third son named Xavier with longtime friend Aja Metoyer. Wade married actress ‘Gabrielle Union’ in August 2014.

Dwyane Wade Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Dwyane Wade Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Dwyane Tyrone Wade Jr.
  • Birthday: January 17, 1982
  • How Old : Age: 36 years old
  • Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
  • Years Active: 2003-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $100 Million
  • Marriage(s): Siohvaughn Funches, Gabrielle Union
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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