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MIAMI -- Dwyane Wade still has every hope of finishing his NBA career in the same manner that it began, wearing a Miami Heat uniform. Dale Hawerchuk Jersey .Thats the good news for Heat fans.Now comes the tough part -- Wade and the team figuring out how to make that a reality. It took a $20 million contract this past season to keep the relationship going for a 13th year; it wont come cheap this time either. While its obvious that being a free agent means Wade will have opportunities with other clubs, and he is more than prepared to listen -- as was the case last year -- his ideal scenario remains staying put.Hopefully, if everything goes well this summer for this organization and for myself, well give ourselves another chance, Wade told The Associated Press before leaving for vacation.He has had talks with the Heat already, since they didnt have to wait for July 1 to engage with their own players. Miami will also be busy trying to retain Hassan Whiteside and lure Kevin Durant, but keeping Wade is also very high on Heat President Pat Rileys list of offseason priorities.The Heat know what Wade wants in terms of money and roster; in turn, Wade has a general sense of how the team will proceed when the leagues annual player shopping spree opens at 12:01 a.m. Friday. And the teams social media accounts Tuesday were clearly trying to appeal to Wade, posting videos, quotes and stats that all paid tribute to what he did this past season when he averaged 19 points and 4.6 assists in what was another All-Star campaign.Weve had a few down years out of my 13 years here but for the most part we stay pretty competitive and we stay pretty darn close, Wade said. With the right moves and the right acquisitions, we can put ourselves right in the conversation.Its going to be an extremely difficult few days for the Heat, who again will have to work to keep the face of the franchise -- after all, Miami is often called Wade County -- in red, white and black for at least one more season. Heat fans were frenzied by the prospect of losing him a year ago, and Wade said many times this season that he wanted to continue playing in Miami for the rest of his career.But now its decision time.The 34-year-old Wade could leave, without question. So could Udonis Haslem, who like Wade has spent all 13 of his seasons in Miami. They would rather stay, though if the money isnt to their liking, either or both could feel like their hands are forced to go elsewhere. And Wade most certainly wants Haslem back, even if thats in the very limited role hes had in recent seasons.About 25 percent of Miamis salary cap space for next season is allotted to Chris Boshs contract, though there remains no guarantee that he will be cleared to play after his last two seasons ended at the All-Star break because of blood clots. Bosh has remained silent about his future, and the team hasnt offered any specifics on his condition or prognosis.Wade said he 100 percent expects Bosh back.I have no doubt in my mind, Wade said. Im not a doctor. And even the people who are around, no one knows what Chris has gone through and how this is going to shake out. I hope thats back and doing it with me, doing it with UD, doing it with an organization that he won two championships in. I have no doubt in my mind that hes going to be back and hes going to be Chris Bosh.Still, theres no chance that situation is resolved anytime soon. So it leads to one part of the multi-tiered conundrum for the Heat, who saw stock in Whiteside (who was hurt in the Eastern Conference semifinals and missed the last four games of that series in which Miami lost in seven games to Toronto) soar after Boshs season ended at this years break.If Wade gets another $20 million deal, his salary along with Bosh would eat up about half of Miamis cap space. Wade knows the financial reality for the team, yet also knows his worth.Its going to be an interesting summer, Wade said.That could sound ominous.But then theres this: When asked what will drive him in his offseason workouts, Wade talked about Game 7 of the Toronto-Miami series -- when the Heat got blown out.We didnt have Chris, we didnt have Hassan, but I wish I could have done more, Wade said. That Game 7 is going to be in my mind. I want to be able to have more when that opportunity comes again. I want to be able to be in that moment and be able to overcome that Game 7.Theres also another Game 7 that will inspire Wade -- the one where his former teammate and current vacation partner LeBron James led Cleveland past Golden State for this seasons NBA title. Wade was there, and this season was the 11th consecutive year in which hes gone to the Finals, five of those as a player, the other six as a fan.I go as a competitor because I want to be there and I want to feel that atmosphere, Wade said. I want to experience that and I want to envision myself on that podium again.Time will tell if he gets there, and if he does, in what uniform. Robin Lehner Jersey . -- Stanfords Kevin Danser knelt on one knee and hardly moved on the sideline as Michigan State celebrated its Rose Bowl victory and his Cardinal teammates made their way to the locker room. Pat Lafontaine Jersey . As he recorded his 23rd and 24th points of the evening, a segment of the sellout Air Canada Centre crowd expressed their appreciation for the Raptors point guard with a smattering of MVP chants. .S. Open champion Justin Rose birdied the first hole with a blind shot he hit to a foot of the pin, and he stayed in front Tuesday until he completed a 4-under 67 for a two-shot lead over Jason Dufner in PGA Grand Slam of Golf. CLEVELAND -- Tom Brady claimed there was no extra motivation when he took the field Sunday.His actions spoke otherwise.The arm pump toward the Patriots fans in the Cleveland stands as he began warmups. The mini-Usain Bolt celebration on the sideline after running for a first down. Oh yeah, the 406 yards passing and three touchdowns, all to Martellus Bennett, a tight end hed never thrown to in a real game.It might not have been vintage Brady after four weeks suspended for his role in the Deflategate scandal, but it was plenty good in a 33-13 victory over Cleveland.In Rob Gronkowskis estimation, Tom always brings the ampness to the table.Maybe he was bringing a warning to the rest of the NFL, too. From the beginning, it was pretty much the same Brady who has terrorized the league for 17 seasons and won four Super Bowls. Yet he recognized how much better it can be.I try to go out and do my best. I know my teammates expect that out of me and I expect that out of them, he said before admitting there were mistakes. Absolutely, there definitely were a few of those and they are the ones you learn from. I can do better in a lot of areas.On his first series, Brady listened to a loud ovation from the thousands of Patriots fans on hand. He then hit his first three throws and four of five, with the incompletion a drop by James White.The capper was a 1-yard run by LeGarrette Blount to make it 7-0, after which Brady pumped his arms as he looked to the Patriots sideline, hugged Gronkowski, then bumped helmets with Blount.Brady went right back to work on the next two New England possessions, looking as sharp as if this were a Super Bowl. His throws were crisp, particularly on a perfect spiral to Chris Hogan that gained 63 yards. Twice he found Bennett for scores, from 7 and 5 yards.By halftime, the two-time NFL MVP had New England in front 23-7, going 18 for 25 (with three drops) for 271 yards, and looked somewhat frustrated because the Patriots didnt score on every drive.Weve got to be able to finish drives off, he said.It was a more workmanlike second half for New England. He came out with 6:02 remaining to more cheers from the remaining fans, few of whom were in Browns colors. He went 28 of 40 and also rushed for 14 yards.Thats his first game back and he goes 406, Edelman said. Thats pretty special. Josh Gorges Jersey. Brady sat patiently next to Edelman on the bench while Cleveland (0-5) went three-and-out to begin his first meaningful game since losing the AFC championship in Denver in January. Naturally, he connected immediately on a quick out to Edelman for 10 yards and a 19-yarder to another old friend, tight end Gronkowski.A weaving 34-yard journey by Gronkowski set up the Blount touchdown, and the Patriots looked whole again.Super great, Gronk said of having his quarterback back. Hes our leader, hes our guy.Hours earlier, dozens of fans, many in No. 12 Patriots jerseys, eagerly awaited Bradys entrance from the tunnel. When their returning hero trotted onto the field with backup Jimmy Garoppolo, a huge cheer and chants of BRADY, BRADY broke out. He looked up at a group of fans behind the end zone and emphatically pumped his right arm.He interrupted his warmup throws -- with fully inflated footballs, presumably -- to chat with referee Bill Vinovich.The NFL suspended Brady for four games for his role in the scheme to use improperly inflated footballs in the January 2015 AFC championship game. He appealed and won, then lost, and during the summer he dropped the fight.While its impossible to tell if a quarterback who missed a month of action is rusty, Brady had plenty of steam on his throws all day.Before the game, Brady worked out in the corridors under the stadium while several teammates were on the field. Brady stretched and ran with resistance bands around his waist, a somewhat unique way to get ready on game day.When the Patriots arrived before 10 a.m., Brady wandered onto the field for a short spell, looking around the empty stands, where thousands would later watch a vintage Brady performance and another New England lopsided win.So what did you miss most during the suspension, Tom?Everything, he said. I think being with my teammates and playing with them and to celebrate with them. Its just fun to run out there and play.Its been a fun week getting ready to play and back to what I love to do. And 4-1 is a pretty good place to be right now.---AP NFL website: and AP NFL Twitter feed: Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' ' 

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