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The Miami Heat retired their legendary superstar Dwyane Wade’s No. 3 jersey on Saturday night to the rafters of American Airlines Arena.

During the halftime of the Miami Heat – Cleveland Cavaliers match, Wade’s jersey retirement ceremony started.

Wade retired from basketball last season with the Heat, where he won three titles (2006, 2012, 2013).

“Your appreciation and love have never left me. If there is one word I want to portray to you tonight, it is gratitude,” Wade said, in his speech, addressing to the fans.

Wade talked about how Miami Heat President of Basketball Operations, Pat Riley,

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