Miami HEAT will host a L3GACY Celebration presented by G Zero honoring Wade, during a series of events scheduled at AmericanAirlines Arena. Wade’s No. 3 jersey will be officially retired during halftime of the match-up against the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 22nd.
The L3GACY Celebration tips off at AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, February 21st at 8:00 p.m. with “The Flashback.” This event will honor Wade’s impact on NBA basketball, the Miami HEAT and the South Florida community. Guests in attendance will be treated to a sneak peek of the jersey retirement banner among other festivities. The event will be exclusive to current HEAT Season Ticket Members, Premium Seat Holders and HEAT Corporate Partners. FOX Sports Sun will provide exclusive live TV coverage of the event beginning at 7:30 p.m. with HEAT broadcasters Eric Reid, John Crotty and Jason Jackson anchoring the telecast.
HEAT will screen an exclusive early screening of a new feature-length documentary that chronicles Wade’s NBA career and life off the court as he goes through his final year in the league, reflecting back on the personal and professional challenges, victories and set-backs throughout his unwavering journey. The screening will take place at AmericanAirlines Arena on Sunday, February 23rd starting at 3:30 p.m. Wade will make an appearance at the event and address the crowd. Doors open at 2:30 p.m.