Behind the scenes of Dwyane Wade’s final National Basketball Association game

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James and Anthony came into the league with Wade, as all three players were chosen in the top five of the 2003 NBA Draft.

While lacking the emotion of Tuesday night's 30-point tour de force at AmericanAirlines Arena, it was a closing time that proved deeply personal, one shared with the closest of friends. Miller played three years with Wade from 2010 until 2013.

Usually, the only games that result in the willingness by some people to pay outrageous prices are championship events such as the NBA Finals or the Super Bowl.

Instead, Wade's career will end Wednesday night when the Heat visit the playoff-bound Brooklyn Nets, who can clinch the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference.

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Wade will conclude his National Basketball Association career as a three-time National Basketball Association champion, former Finals MVP and scoring champion and the franchise leader in most Heat categories, including points, assists and games played. Fans - egged on at one point by Paul and Anthony - chanted "We want Wade!" "I've seen him go into his bag of tricks so many times and just compartmentalize".

"Dwyane Wade: Heart of the Heat" covers it all in depth - and with heart.

Chris Paul and LeBron James applaud during a ceremony at an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in NY. In return she gave him her cap and gown. As if the picture above isn't enough to show the impact Wade has made, Budweiser took the jersey tribute swap to a whole other level.

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