Heat Legend Dwyane Wade Was Compelled to Hire Armed Security for His $4 Million Exclusive Valuable Which Is Covered in Rare Precious Rocks

Published 06/23/2022, 10:07 PM EDT

Dwyane Wade is regarded as one of the best players in the history of the NBA. Mostly known for his time with the Miami Heat, the Flash turned himself into a legend. His quick and athletic game made him nearly unstoppable. Wade was arguably responsible for Shaquille O’Neal’s fourth ring after he put up one of the greatest Finals performances.

Likewise, the NBA legend has a huge net worth. And Wade doesn’t shy away from spending. One of his craziest purchases had the Heat legend keep security all day long.


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After a successful career in the NBA, Wade is like any other basketball player. His fruits of hard work fetched him an insane amount of net worth and D-Wade loves to put it to good use. The NBA legend arguably has one of the best watch and car collections in the league. However, one of his purchases would shock even the richest of players.

CHICAGO, USA – APRIL 12: Dwyane Wade (3) of Chicago Bulls is seen during the NBA game between Chicago Bulls and Brooklyn Nets at United Center in Chicago, United States on April 12, 2017. (Photo by Bilgin S. Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Working with his shoe company, Wade came out his an exclusive one-of-one sneaker for himself. But the value and details of this shoe compelled the former Finals MVP to hire armed security.


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Apart from an insane car collection that could see the rarest wheels in the world, Wade has made some insane buys. Having a mansion and several other properties isn’t surprising for an NBA player. However, Wade took one step further. The Miami Heat legend went out of his way in designing a custom shoe with Li-Ning. The Li-Ning Way of Wade 4 is by far the most expensive sneaker in NBA history. And Wade was adventurous enough to take it out for a spin.

Dwyane Wade is never afraid to express himself when it comes to his looks. He is arguably one of the spearheads of the NBA fashion world and is likely always dressed to the best. However, his outfit on this particular night could have fetched a nice house for some people, and this would only count in his shoes. His exclusive sneaker cost the NBA legend a whopping $4 million, and Wade was brave to explore.


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As the most favorite piece in his collection, the NBA legend took them for a test drive at an event. But with such a high price Wade needed to protect them at all costs. So he hired an armed security team. But what makes the show so expensive?

Wade’s exclusive sneaker is covered in diamonds, sapphires, and even 18 karat gold. It is a true piece of art and Wade is the only one who holds this piece. Wade has gifted himself some insane presents, but this surely tops them all.


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With a net worth of almost $180 million, do you think Dwyane Wade will add to his series of luxuries? Let us know your views in the comments below.



Anuj Talwalkar

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Anuj Talwalkar is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. He is a student studying at NM College in Mumbai, aspiring to pursue sports management to follow his love for sports. Anuj started following the NBA last year, and he loves to combine his passion for writing with his understanding of basketball.