Wadeon Sunday and is expected to clear waivers on Wednesday. The Thunder, Heat and Spurs were also considered early leaders to sign Wade.
The idea of returning to Miami is appealing, but the opportunity to play for an NBA title is what ultimately helped make Wade’s decision, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Wade will be relied on heavily in Cleveland with point guardas he recovers from a hip injury. Wade, who scored 18 points per game for the Bulls last season, boasts averages of 23.3 points, 5.7 assists and 4.8 rebounds in 14 NBA seasons, which should surely help the Cavs going forward.