The 2019-20 campaign marked Wade's rookie season. He made his NBA debut with the Cavaliers on Nov. 18 against the Knicks. Wade played nine minutes and posted one steal. Ultimately, he appeared in 12 games, averaging 1.7 points and 1.6 rebounds in 5.9 minutes per game. He shot 9-of-13 from the field, 2-of-4 from three and 0-of-1 from the charity stripe. He set single-game career highs of six points, eight rebounds, three blocks, one steal and one assist. Wade set a career high in minutes (16) Mar. 4 against the Celtics. He recorded two points (1-1 FG), two rebounds, one assist and one block. Per 36 minutes, Wade averaged 10.1 points, 9.6 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, 1.0 assists and 1.0 steals. Wade spent 84 percent of his minutes at power forward and 17 percent of his minutes at center.
July 2, 2019Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers