The superstar guard talked about how much stress he had been under while weighing his options and thanked Heat fans for their support over the course of his tenure in Miami. Curiously, D-Wade did not mention either Pat Riley or Micky Arison.
“It’s still surreal and I’m still numb,” he said. “This decision I had to make last night. I’ve been in Miami for 13 years, I mean 13 incredible years. … You get a week to decide what you’re going to do and I had no sleep. I lost probably 5 or 10 pounds just not being able to eat.”
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