Dwyane Wade Watch: Arison 95 Percent Sure Wade Will Be Back

Last time on Dwyane Wade Watch, we said we were "about 75 percent sure [Wade will] stay with the Heat." 

Well, Heat owner Micky Arison is a bit more optimistic than our already sunny prediction. In fact, he's 20 percent more sure.

"The bottom line is he has publicly and privately said that this is where he wants to be," Arison told the Sun-Sentinel this past weekend. "I believe him. I'm 95 percent sure that he would be here next year. You can never be 100."

Arison also says he still expects the team to make the playoffs and says he never stood in the way of the team's unsuccessful attempt at bolstering its roster last summer. 

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Kyle Munzenrieder