Dean Wade Biography

Dean Wade is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He used to play college basketball for the Kansas State Wildcats.

Early Life

Dean Wade was born on 20th November 1996 in Wichita, Kansas. He was born to his parents named Jay and Trish Wade. He used to live in Inman, Kansas before he shifted to ST. John was at a very young age with his family. His mother is a professional track and volleyball coach at St. John High School in Kansas and made her team lead to the three state championships. His father was formerly a member of the football team at Kansas State University. Wade has done his graduation with a bachelor’s degree in social science subject.

Dean Wade Career

Wade played for almost four years with the University at St. John High School in St. John Kansas. He received the honor of multiple seasons and won overall three championships. As a senior, he was honored with Parade All-American along with the other 29 players of his team in the class. He was also honored as Mr. Kansas Basketball by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association and earned himself a name of Big-12 All-Newcomer Team at the conclusion of his freshman season at Kansas State. As a sophomore, he earned an average of 9.3 points with 4.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game. As a junior, he rushed for 12.9 average points with a team-high rebound of 6.2 per game and was later named the first-team All-Big 12.

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Later, he got involved in an accident that made him skip other seasons due to a foot injury. On 9th July 2019, Wade made a two-way contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers after he was being undrafted by NBA draft 2019. On 18th November he made his debut with NBA when he stood against New York Knocks and went scoreless but rushed for one steal with 8 minutes of action. In his overall professional career, he played only 12 games with the Cavaliers while rushing for an average of 1.7 points and 1.6 rebounds in a play of six minutes. He has spent most of his seasons with the Canton Charge which is an affiliate of Cavaliers’ G League. He began with G League and made almost 29 out of 30 games while scoring 14.2 as an average score with 7.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists.

Dean Wade Biography

Real Name Dean Jackson Wade
Birth Date 20 November 1996
Age (as of 2021) 24 Years
Birth Place Wichita, Kansas, United States
Nationality American
Profession Basketball Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Scorpio

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 9” – in Centimeters – 206 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 103 kg  –  in Pounds –  228 lbs
Shoe Size 15 (U.S.)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Athletic


Father Jay Wade
Mother Trish Wade
Sister Teresa Wade


School St. John High School
College Kansas State University

Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Affair Yes
Girlfriend Kayla Goth
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Personal life

Dean Wade is said to be in a relationship with a 23-year-old lady named Kayla Goth. The couple has been together for four years and looks extremely cute while being together. Their fans call them the most loving and caring personalities. For those who are unknown to Wade’s girlfriend, Kayla Goth is a former basketball player. She owns an Instagram profile with an overall 500 followers and possesses almost 1K followers on Twitter. The two possess to have a dog together and is worth seeing how they recreate their future and think about their love.

Dean Wade Net Worth

Wade signed a two-way contract with Cleveland Cavaliers. During his school days, he was honored with a First-team Parade All-American selection and the Mr. Kansas Basketball winner both in June 2020. Later, he signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers and is estimated to earn a net worth of around $1.5 million for the season 2020-21. His net worth is assumed to increase in the successive seasons with a range of $19 million to $22 million.


  • Dean isn’t the only one in the family to pursue with athletic career because his father Jay played for one season as a flanker in 1985 with the Kansas State Football team as well.
  • His father has earned the honor of AP honorable mention All-American and First Team All-Gateway Conference in 1988.
  • Wade’s mother also belongs to the athleticism family. His mother Trish was a standout volleyball and basketball player during her college and high school days.
  • His mother was named as All-American in 1985-86 season before the family moved to Florida Southern in 1987.
  • Wade is having an older sister named Teresa Wade who is also an athlete and a standout volleyball player. She used to play basketball and run track when she was in high school.
  • Teresa has been named All-State Volleyball player twice and in 2010, she earned the title of State Division Most Valuable player honor.

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