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Dwyane Wade sees his daughter, Zaya Wade, as a hero. The retired NBA player recently spoke with Craig Melvin on the 3rd Hour of Today about his journey as a father of a child who identifies as transgender. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Zaya Wade (@zayawade) “I didn’t know anything, I really wasn’t knowledgeable about the LGBTQ+ community,” Dwyane told Craig. “What it has done is it opened my eyes and my ears to something greater and bigger than I, and my daughter has allowed us gracefully to be her support system.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Zaya Wade (@zayawade) Zaya Wade attended the PRIDE parade in Miami two years ago, which sent shockwaves across the Internet. The youngster had not officially come out as transgender but such did not stop the public from drawing conclusions. Many media outlets attempted to confirm Zaya’s gender identity with her father. Dwyane Wade, however, remained silent on the matter until Zaya was ready to go public with her truth. “She’s the strong one in this family. She’s a hero,” Wade said of his daughter during his interview on 3rd Hour of Today. “It’s our family’s...