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NBA Coast to Coast: Dwyane Wade seeks better protection for players
NBA Coast to Coast: Dwyane Wade seeks better protection for players

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, fined $15,000 by the NBA for making an obscene gesture toward heckling fans, has asked the NBA to further improve how it protects players from the most unruly of fans. Wade made the request during the league's brief investigation of his incident with the crowd in Charlotte on Wednesday night. “The NBA is an unbelievable league, and I'm one of the first ones to be doing NBA Cares and all these things in the community, but they need to protect us a little more,” Wade told the Associated Press. “They need to do a better job of protecting players in the arena. It's open game on us. We're big boys, we can take it, but...

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