LeBron James and Dwyane Wade are reportedly close to being reunited

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade may be close to teaming up together for a second time.

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Wade is "nearing a commitment" with the Cleveland Cavaliers for this season.

Wade was bought out by the Chicago Bulls and reportedly weighed offers from the Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs, and Miami Heat.

On Monday, James was asked about the possibility of Wade joining the team and said he would "love" to have him but the decision was not up to him.

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Lebron James and Dwyane Wade together through the years
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Lebron James and Dwyane Wade together through the years
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 20: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat stand on the court during Game Seven of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 20, 2013 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 13: NBA player LeBron James (L) accepts the Best Male Athlete award from NBA player Dwyane Wade onstage during the 2016 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
DENVER - FEBRUARY 18: (L-R) Carmelo Anthony #15, LeBron James #23 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Rookie Team watch the Jam Session NBA Celebrity Game on TV in the locker room prior to the got milk? Rookie Challenge during 2005 NBA All-Star Weekend at Pepsi Center on February 18, 2005 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2005 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 2: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers arrives to the arena wearning a Chicago Cubs uniform and talks with Dwyane Wade #3 of the Chicago Bulls before the game on December 2, 2016 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - JANUARY 4: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers fouls Dwyane Wade #3 of the Chicago Bulls during the second half at Quicken Loans Arena on January 4, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Bulls defeated the Cavaliers 106-94. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - MARCH 19: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers posts up Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat during a game at American Airlines Arena on March 19, 2016 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
AKRON, OH - JUNE 25: LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers (C), Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat (R) and Carmelo Anthony of the Denver Nuggets (L) participate in the LeBron James Bikeathon on June 25, 2005 in Akron, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2005 NBAE (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NBAE via Getty Images)
The Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, greets the Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James after the Heat's 122-101 win at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Saturday, March 19, 2016. (David Santiago/El Nuevo Herald/TNS via Getty Images)
JACKSONVILLE, FL - JULY 26: Carmelo Anthony #8, LeBron James #9 and Dwyane Wade #6 of Team USA pose for a portrait at the University of Florida Arena on July 26, 2004 in Jacksonville, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2004 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI - NOVEMBER 12: Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat takes a shot against Carlos Boozer #1 and LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during NBA action on November 12, 2003 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)
HOUSTON - SEPTEMBER 11: (L-R) Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat and LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers sit on the baseline during Kenny Smith's Hurricane Katrina Relief NBA Charity Game September 11, 2005 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2005 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
DENVER - FEBRUARY 18: LeBron James #23 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Sophomore Team look on against the Rookie Team in the got milk? Rookie Challenge during 2005 NBA All-Star Weekend at Pepsi Center on February 18, 2005 in Denver, Colorado. The Sophomores defeated the Rookies 133-106. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2005 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI - DECEMBER 15: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat take a breather against the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 15, 2010 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright NBAE 2010 (Photo by Victor Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)
SACRAMENTO, CA - DECEMBER 11: (L-R) Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat talk on the bench as their team takes on the Sacramento Kings on December 11, 2010 at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2010 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI - DECEMBER 13: LeBron James #6 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat take a breather against the New Orleans Hornets on December 13, 2010 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright NBAE 2010 (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI - DECEMBER 4: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat run against the Atlanta Hawks on December 4, 2010 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright NBAE 2010 (Photo by Victor Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 08: (L-R) Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James participate in the South Florida All-Star Classic game at Florida International University on October 8, 2011 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/WireImage)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 25: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat with the Larry O'Brien trophy during a rally for the 2012 NBA Champions Miami Heat on June 25, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 03: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat in action against the at Madison Square Garden on March 3, 2013 in New York City. The Heat defeated the Knicks 99-93. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 17: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Western Conference All-Star Team with LeBron James #6 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Eastern Conference All-Star Team during 2013 NBA All-Star Game on February 17, 2013 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
LeBron James (L) and Dwyane Wade (R) of the Miami Heat celebrate winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals over the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Arena June 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Miami Heat, led by NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James (2nd-L), won the NBA Finals for the second consecutive year by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in game seven of the championship series. AFP PHOTO / Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
SAN ANTONIO, TX - JUNE 13: LeBron James #6 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat reach for a rebound against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Four of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 13, 2013 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
Dwyane Wade (L) and LeBron James of the Miami Heat shoot during a practice session on June 15, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas, a day before game 5 of the NBA finals where the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat are tied at two games apiece. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 13: (L-R) NBA players Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James speak onstage during the 2016 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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James and Wade won two championships together with the Heat before James returned to the Cavaliers in 2014. Wade left the Heat in 2016 and averaged 18 points, four rebounds, and four assists per game with the Bulls last season.

As far as late-September, early training-camp signings go, Wade is about as good as it gets. At 36, he's still a crafty scorer and playmaker with the ability to take over games for stretches.

However, there are questions about how he'll fit on this Cavs team. With Isaiah Thomas expected to be out until January with a hip injury, Derrick Rose will presumably fill the starting point guard spot. If the Cavaliers wanted to start Wade at shooting guard, spacing may be at a minimum as neither Rose nor Wade are efficient floor-spacers, thus clogging drivings lanes for each other and James. Likewise, at 36, Wade isn't the defender he once was, leaving James surrounded by three subpar defenders alongside Rose and Kevin Love. Wade may be better suited in the sixth man role, but it's unclear if he'd accept such a role.

If the deal goes through as expected, it seems the Cavaliers are sticking with the game plan they've had over the last few seasons — acquire talent and figure the rest out later.

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