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Wade scored 25 points (7-17 FG, 11-12 FT) with five rebounds, six assists, one block and two steals in 31 minutes during Wednesday's victory over the Lakers.

This was a vintage Wade performance. It is great to see him put up lines like this and he is averaging 2.4 steals over his last five games. As always, he is a huge injury risk, so owners need to prepare themselves accordingly.

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Wade (hamstring) returned from a seven-game absence Friday, scoring 12 points (4-10 FG, 4-4 FT) and adding four rebounds and one assist in 22 minutes against the Knicks.In mid-January, Wade missed just two games due to his hamstring before returning for a five-game stretch. During those games he performed significantly below his season averages, and then he returned to the sidelines because of the same hamstring. Fantasy owners have to hope that this time, have rested for more than three weeks instead of just six days, will be different.

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Wade (hamstring) practiced in full Wednesday, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.Wade missed the final seven games before the break after straining his right hamstring against Milwaukee on Jan. 27. The full practice is certainly an encouraging sign, but the Heat will be careful with Wade, so wait from official word from the team before declaring him ready to play Friday in New York.

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Wade (hamstring) will make the trip to Cleveland for Wednesday's game, but he will not play.Wade went through a full practice Tuesday and appears to have made significant progress in his return from a hamstring injury. However, he'll remain out Wednesday and will not play in Sunday's All-Star Game. Wade figures to be good to go after the break, though his status will be something to monitor in advance of Miami's Feb. 20 matchup with New York.

Dwyane Wade SG MIA 24 Days

Wade (hamstring) will not play for the Heat until after the All-Star break.Coach Erik Spoelstra said Monday that Wade won't even be traveling to Cleveland on Wednesday, which means that the veteran can stay off the court until Feb. 20, assuming he doesn't participate in the All-Star game. Wednesday's game will likely feature a healthy dose of Shabazz Napier and Danny Granger in the absence of Wade.

Dwyane Wade SG MIA 24 Days

Wade (hamstring) will not play Monday against the Knicks, Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press reports.Wade was officially listed as questionable entering Monday, but it sounds as though he never really had a chance to play. Miami continues to list Wade as "day-to-day," but it would be a surprise if he plays Wednesday in Cleveland with the All-Star break looming.

Dwyane Wade SG MIA 24 Days

Wade (hamstring) is officially listed as questionable for Monday's game.

He has missed five games after being ruled out indefinitely with a hamstring injury, but he could be nearing a return. Owners should not get their hopes up Monday, but it is worth following Wade's status up to game time as he should definitely be deployed if he is going to play.

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Wade (hamstring) participated in the non-contact portion of Sunday's practice but he still remains without a specific timetable for a return.

Miami's next game will come against the Knicks on Monday and it would be surprising if Wade was able to take the court. The veteran should be considered day-to-day for the time being while he struggles through yet another injury-riddled season.

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Wade (hamstring) said Thursday that he expects to miss 2-to-3 weeks at the minimum, Joe Goodman of the Miami Herald reports.

Wade said the best-case scenario is that he misses a few weeks, but he could remain out considerably longer, perhaps through the All-Star break. "You won't be seeing me for a while so get a good look at this face," Wade told told reporters. James Ennis is expected to step up in Wade's absence, and Danny Granger could also see increased minutes.

Dwyane Wade SG MIA 1 Month

Wade (hamstring) is expected to miss an extended period of time, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

Wade departed Tuesday's game with a right hamstring injury, which was later diagnosed as a strain. The veteran battled a left hamstring strain earlier in the season, which caused him to miss more than two weeks. If that timetable holds up again, Wade would likely remain out until the All-Star break, putting his participation in the All-Star Game, itself, in jeopardy. Wade was not selected as a starter but is expected to be named a reserve. Miami, which hosts the Mavericks on Friday, is also dealing with injuries to Luol Deng (calf) and Chris Andersen (ankle). The Heat signed Tyler Johnson to a second 10-day deal Wednesday to bring much-needed help to the backcourt.