LOOK: Dwyane Wade welcomes Jimmy Butler to Miami
NBA.com Global on Jul 03, 2019 11:45 AM
FILE - CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 3: Dwyane Wade #3, Jimmy Butler #21 and Taj Gibson #22 of the Chicago Bulls give high fives drives to the basket against the Milwaukee Bucks during a preseason game on October 3, 2016 at United Center in Chicago, IL. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)
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Jimmy Butler is reportedly heading to Miami in a four-team trade, but there's no question that it remains "Wade County" as far as the Heat are concerned.
And now that Dwyane Wade's #OneLastDance is complete, the retired franchise icon welcomed his former teammate (with the Bulls in 2016-17) in a good-natured Instagram post Tuesday night.
"Welcome to Miami!" Wade wrote in the caption, to what appears to be a dated headshot of Butler and a shot of the duo chatting on the sideline last season. He went on to joke that he'd be denying Butler use of his No. 3 jersey -- a sly nod to former "Heatle" LeBron James ceding No. 23 to Anthony Davis in Los Angeles -- as well as his former locker.