The 25 Most Versatile Players in NBA History

14. Dwyane Wade

"Official" position: Shooting Guard
Other position(s) played: Point Guard
Career years: (2003-present)
Career stats: 24.7 PPG, 5.1 RPG, 6.1 APG, 1.8 SPG, 1.0 BPG
Accolades: 3x NBA Champion, 1x NBA Finals MVP, 9x NBA All-Star, 2x All-NBA First Team, 3x All-NBA Second Team, 3x All-NBA Third Team, 3x NBA All-Defensive Second Team, 2004 NBA All-Rookie Second Team

Before they were this generation's best team, the Miami Heat were pretty much "Dwyane Wade and everybody else." That was just fine for "Flash," who shouldered the responsibility with incredible fortitude as he routinely did it all for his team. Whether it was handling the ball, scoring at the rim, locking down the other team's best player, or all of the above, Wade's all-around game has been one of the league's best over the last 10 years. He is a tremendous shot-blocker as well despite being 6'4", perhaps the best shot-blocking guard the league has ever seen; since blocks became an official stat in 1973-74. Wade has more seasons averaging at least 1.0 blocks per game (five) than any shooting guard in history who played at least 50 games in a season.

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