Wade named player of the week

Star wins Eastern Conference honor

Published On: Mar 11 2013 03:11:20 PM EDT

A Heat star has been named Eastern Conference player of the week.

This time, it wasn't LeBron James.

Dwyane Wade picked up the honor.

Wade averaged 25.3 points, 5.0 assists, 4.3 rebounds, and a league-best 3.5 steals this week.

The Heat are currently on an 18-game winning streak.

Miami hosts Atlanta Tuesday night.