Top 10 NBA Players From Chicago Area

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5. Dwyane Wade, Richards (Oak Lawn), Class of 2000

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Wade flew a bit under the radar in high school at Richards and started to really emerge as a star at Marquette. The Miami Heat took him with the fifth overall pick in the 2003 draft, and he's been a superstar ever since. He's been selected to eight All-Star Games, has won two titles, was named the 2006 Finals MVP and has averaged 25 points in his career.