While the South Florida community sits on pins and needles in anticipation of the decision of its superstar shooting guard, Dwyane Wade today suggested that he will do what is best for his family amid his custody dispute over his children currently living with him in Chicago.
Wade’s contentious divorce from his estranged wife Siohvaughn was confirmed on June 25.
To say the divorce is finalized would be an accurate yet loosely applied statement. While the couple is officially not a couple anymore, critical issues about the division of marital assets and custody of their children two sons, Zaire, 8, and Zion, 3, are still in dispute.
Wade and his wife separated in September of 2007, when Siohvaughn, then living with husband Dwyane in a beautiful Pinecrest mansion, returned to Chicago shortly after the birth of their second child because she “needed help with raising the kids.”
Divorce proceedings commenced the next month. She has refused to return to Miami ever since.
From the outset of the divorce proceedings, Wade has been the bigger person. He hasn’t disrespected his ex-wife in the media, he hardly ever talks about the divorce, and he maintains that his children are what is most important to him at the moment.
Siohvaughn has played the part of the enraged lunatic, the type of ex that isn’t really concerned about the well-being of her children but rather focused on tearing down her ex-husband. Read more…