Dwyane Wade, Step Away from the Reporter

July 19th, 2010 by Alex McAllister Leave a reply »

The media is out of control. The overreaction to Wade’s quasi 9/11 comparison quote is exactly what he was talking about.  

In an interview with fanhouse.com, Wade commented that the media will overreact to a couple of Heat losses like it was the 9/11 tragedy. To make it even worse, the site didn't even get the quote right when they first reported it. The actual quote is:

"We enjoy the bullseye. Plus, there's going to be times when we lose 2-3 games in a row, and it seems like the world has crashed down. You all are going to make it seem like the World Trade is coming down again, but it's not going to be nothing but a couple basketball games."

But the site actually reported that he said:

"If we lose a couple in a row this season, it will be like the World Trade (Center) is coming down again."

Hopefully that was a mistake and the reporter didn't do it on purpose.

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