Music legend Prince passed away a few weeks ago, and players and teams throughout the NBA reflected upon and honored his impact and memory.

Just yesterday though, Dwyane Wade found out more Prince news: the Miami Heat star was Prince's favorite NBA player.

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Wade commenting on “not crying yesterday” is a reference to his seemingly emotional response to the national anthem during Game 7 of the Heat's opening round playoff series against the Hornets.

As Matt Moore of CBS Sports points out, there are some similarities between Prince and Wade that may have led to D-Wade becoming Prince's favorite player:

“He's fashion progressive, he defines his own style and his style on the court is both smooth and versatile.”