John Wall RUMORS & NEWS

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Rich Paul and his Klutch Sports Group agency will represent Wizards guard John Wall for all on-court and NBA-contract related matters.

  • Wizards’ John Wall fires agent Dan Fegan

    Washington Post "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has fired agent Dan Fegan and his team of representatives at Relativity Sports, according to two people with knowledge of the situation. Wall has to wait 15 days after officially notifying Fegan before signing with another agent. Fegan had represented..." January 12

  • Wizards' John Wall to get an MRI on his knee Tuesday

    CBS Sports "Even though it hasn't been able to get the Washington Wizards over the hump, John Wall's play over the last five weeks has been spectacular. He's putting up close to 20 points and 11 assists every night and just led a big win in Chicago over the Bulls to pull Washington within two games of getting..." January 12

  • The Wizards are dangerously close to wasting everything John Wall brings

    CBS Sports "The Wizards are dangerously close to wasting everything John Wall brings By James Herbert | NBA writer January 9, 2016 3:49 pm ET Late in the fourth quarter on Friday, John Wall used a pick-and-roll and the Toronto Raptors' defense collapsed on him. The Washington Wizards star slithered..." January 10

  • NBA 'squashed' John Wall's wager with Wizards assistant

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Remember the promise that John Wall made, that for every game he has more than two turnovers this season that he'll play assistant coach Howard Eisley $100? That's not happening. The NBA notified the Wizards' point guard via phone call in mid-October, after it became public, that such an..." January 08

  • John Wall says trailing Kyrie Irving in All-Star votes a 'joke'

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "At this time last season, John Wall had the look of awe on his face about the first tallies of NBA All-Star balloting. He was first in the East among guards. Now, he's dismissive of the results that were released this week that have him fifth, behind Dwyane Wade, Kyrie Irving, Kyle Lowry and Jimmy..." December 29

  • Add a bone spur to John Wall's list of injuries

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Yesterday, John Wall told CSNmidatlantic.com that he longs for the Wizards to get healthy again so he can rest his high ankle sprain. Tuesday, CSN confirmed with persons with knowledge of the situation that tests show Wall also has a bone spur in the foot/ankle area though he will play through the..." December 23

  • John Wall’s career night ends with another injury

    Washington Post "John Wall left the court with a rib injury with 38.5 seconds left in the Wizards’ victory at Verizon Center. (Toni L. Sandys/ The Washington Post) Forced to assume a heavier scoring burden in December because of a spate of injuries, Washington Wizards point guard John Wall reverted to..." December 22

  • Jalen Rose says John Wall spending $47000 at strip club is charitable

    Complex "Earlier this week, we showed you a video of John Wall making it rain at a strip club in Dallas. He reportedly spent almost $50,000 at the club and had dollar bills flying everywhere during his time there. On an episode of the Jalen & Jacoby podcast that was recorded right after the video hit..." December 18

  • John Wall Made it Rain at a Dallas Strip Club, Spent $47,000

    The Big Lead "John Wall and the Washington Wizards are struggling on the court – just 10-12, currently 11th in the East – and they got more bad news over the weekend with Bradley Beal injured and going on the shelf for at least two weeks. Best way to forget about it all? Hit the strip club." December 14

  • Wizards' John Wall gets good news after knee collision causes scare

    Sporting News "Wizards point guard John Wall's right knee suffered no structural damage in the injury that forced him from Sunday's loss to the Mavericks, The Washington Post reported. Wall said the knee was sore, but an X-ray didn't show any structural damage, The Post reported, citing an unidentified person..." December 07

  • John Wall says Wizards fans will 'all be back on the bandwagon' soon

    CBS Sports "The fans in D.C. have been accused of being not great the last few years. Even with the Wizards having morphed into a playoff team, attendance has only been "OK-to-good" and the excitement has just been missing in general, despite two second-round appearances and challenges in the semis. With..." December 01

  • John Wall disagrees with coaching decision in Wizards’ fourth-quarter collapse against Hornets

    Washington Post "The Washington Wizards started the fourth quarter of their 101-87 loss to the Charlotte Hornets Wednesday night with a seven-point lead that ballooned to nine, their biggest of the night, 2 minutes 17 seconds into the period. The lead came thanks to a 17-2 run. They also began the quarter with..." November 26

  • John Wall is a sneaker free agent now that contract with Adidas has expired

    Washington Post "John Wall is in the second year of a five-year, $80 million contract extension with the Washington Wizards but the point guard is a free agent in the high-stakes sneaker industry for the first time in his career. The two-time all-star’s contract with Adidas expired on Sept. 30, making him..." November 23

  • John Wall Attempting To Improve Nutrition As Wizards Play Faster Pace

    Real GM Basketball "The Washington Wizards want to play at a faster tempo and John Wall is attempting to adjust by improving his nutrition. Wall's top priority is avoiding carbs. “Not eating too much bad food,” Wall said. “Snacks at night and stuff like that.”" October 28

  • The face of the Wizards, John Wall enters his sixth season as a man in full

    Washington Post "Children climbed the 6-foot-4 man’s legs, torso and shoulders as if he were a new playground apparatus. They didn’t really care that the man was a basketball star, or that he had just delivered a $400,000 check to this organization teaching homeless youth, or that his surprise appearance..." October 24

  • John Wall to pay Wizards assistant $100 per three-turnover game

    Pro Basketball Talk "Put the ball in John Wall‘s hands, and good things tend to happen. He can get to the rim to score for himself or set up his Wizards teammates. But, if you want to nitpick, Wall can be a littlie sloppy. His 3.8 turnovers per game ranked fifth in the NBA last season behind Russell..." October 13

  • John Wall to owe Wizards coach $100 for every two-plus turnover game

    Washington Post "John Wall’s reign as undisputed leader of the Washington Wizards commenced in mid-August about 2,600 miles from the District. Near his summer home in Los Angeles, Wall organized a three-day team minicamp, seeking to encourage camaraderie and welcome the team’s newcomers. He invited teammates to..." October 11

  • John Wall makes $400k donation to local charity

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Wizards star John Wall donated $400,000 to a local charity that serves the families of homeless children. The Bright Beginnings Center serves about 162 children daily and will now be able to expand their efforts thanks to Wall's donation. The donation was announced in a news release by the..." September 30

  • John Wall Confirms That He’ll Definitely Try To Recruit Kevin Durant To The Wizards

    Uproxx "The summer of 2016 is a year away, but you can bet your bottom dollar that the chatter about Kevin Durant‘s impending free agency is going to dominate the headlines in OKC and elsewhere and be the source of endless distraction for the Thunder as they try to work their way back into contention in..." September 28

  • Wall not optimistic about making Team USA

    CSN Washington "John Wall did the math. He's not making Team USA's squad for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Wall wants in, no doubt. The two-time NBA All-Star will have the 2015-16 season to impress. However, having just left USA Basketball's minicamp in Las Vegas, the Washington Wizards star grasps the red, white and..." August 16

  • Make that two Wizards who have accepted Team USA invites

    CSN Washington "Bradley Beal will have his backcourt mate, John Wall, when USA Basketball holds camp next week after the point guard formally accepted the invite, CSNwashington.com was told by a person with knowledge of the situation Tuesday evening. Wall, who recently recovered from multiple non-displaced..." August 04

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    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Wall said he started working out again about a week ago. The left hand is healed.

  • John Wall: 'I'm getting the same as Reggie Jackson'

    CSN Washington "Two years ago, John Wall's max contract extension for five years and $80 million went under heavy scrutiny. Now, getting the two-time All-Star who has led the Wizards to the Eastern Conference semifinals twice since then, looks like a bargain. "People talk about me getting $80 million, now you..." July 14

  • John Wall -- Kicked Off Plane In Vegas ... After Altercation

    TMZ "NBA superstar John Wall was kicked off an American Airlines flight in Las Vegas this week ... after someone in his crew allegedly threatened another passenger ... TMZ Sports has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us ... the Washington Wizards star had boarded a flight headed to D.C. on May..." May 28

  • NBA All-Defensive teams named

    NBA.com "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the league in both blocks per game (2.9) and total blocked shots (200). Additionally, Davis..." May 20

  • John Wall to avoid surgery and see hand specialist this week

    Washington Post "Like so many of his teammates echoed Monday afternoon as the Washington Wizards filed in and out of meetings one final time before dispersing for the offseason, John Wall is certain the Wizards would still be alive in the playoffs if he hadn’t fractured his left hand and wrist in five..." May 19

  • John Wall has no swelling in left hand/wrist after Game 5 return

    ESPN "John Wall's injured left hand/wrist came out of Game 5 without any swelling, according to Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman. "He'll get checked again later with our doctors," Wittman said on a conference call Thursday afternoon. "Just to make sure everything is where it is supposed to be...." May 15

  • John Wall on availability for Game 6: 'I might be a game-time decision'

    The Score "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall surprised everyone by suiting up in what turned out to be a heartbreaking loss at the hands of Al Horford and the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. Wall looked to be in top form. He relentlessly attacked the basket and played some truly inspired defense in..." May 14

  • Wizards' Wall remains game-time decision for Game 5

    The Score "John Wall continues to make progress in his return from hand and wrist fractures, but the superstar point guard's status for Wednesday's Game 5 remains uncertain. Wall, who originally believed the issue was simply a severe sprain, suffered the injury in Washington's Game 1 victory in Atlanta,..." May 13

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    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    John Wall addressing the media. Said he’s not sure if he’ll play tonight. pic.twitter.com/3M4DsyWVw9

  • John Wall starting for Wizards in Game 5 tonight

    Pro Basketball Talk "I don’t know what’s a bigger surprise – that Wall is playing despite five (!) fractures to his hand or wrist or that the Wizards have hung with the Hawks without Wall. Healthy, he’s a game-changer on both ends of the court. Washington’s offense runs through him, and he can prevent Jeff Teague..." May 13

  • John Wall's progress bounces to next step; doctor exam on deck

    CSN Washington "John Wall dribbled during Tuesday's practice. With his left hand. That's encouraging news for the Washington Wizards. What that means for the All-Star guard's status heading into Game 5 at Atlanta remains murky. Wall missed the last three games against the Hawks, who evened the Eastern..." May 12

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    Chris Vivlamore @CVivlamoreAJC

    John Wall officially declared OUT for Game 5. #ATLHawks

  • John Wall holds out hope for return from wrist and hand injury

    CSN Washington "While the end appears near for John Wall this postseason, he's not giving up hope that he could actually play again in this series with the Atlanta Hawks that is tied 1-1 with Game 3 Saturday at Verizon Center. Or at some point in the playoffs if the Wizards can advance to the Eastern Conference..." May 09

  • Randy Wittman denies John Wall clashed with Wizards team doctors

    ESPN "As the Washington Wizards wait for the swelling in John Wall's fractured left hand and wrist to go down, coach Randy Wittman blew up and angrily defended the team's medical staff, disputing a report that Wall clashed with team physicians before sitting out Game 2 of the Eastern Conference..." May 08

  • Report: John Wall clashed with Wizards medical staff over initial wrist diagnosis

    Pro Basketball Talk "John Wall knew it was bad — he had broken his wrist on his left hand back in high school, so when he fell on it during Game 1 against the Hawks, he knew it was serious. From the Washington Post. “I knew when I fell on it,” Wall said earlier this week. “You never know when you’ve got a lot of..." May 08

  • Wall’s injury shifts odds in Hawks’ favor for game, series

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Hawks are seemingly downplaying the significance of John Wall’s fractured hand and wrist, maintaining their strategy for Game 3 of their playoff series against Washington doesn’t hinge on whether Wizards’ point guard plays. But they’re not downplaying the potential of Wall’s absence in Las..." May 08

  • Wizards high hopes for postseason crashed down with John Wall

    Washington Post "For anyone who watched Gilbert Arenas collapse to the floor after Gerald Wallace dove into his left knee, Kwame Brown fumble post-entry passes out of bounds, Michael Jordan hobble around for two forgettable seasons that even he refuses to acknowledge and/or a washed up Mitch Richmond struggle to..." May 07

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    Kurt Helin @basketballtalk

    John Wall has five (!) non-displaced fractures in wrist and hand http://t.co/1rSrADSr8m

  • John Wall has five non-displaced fractures in his wrist and hand

    Washington Post "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has five non-displaced fractures in his left wrist and hand, the team announced Thursday afternoon. The diagnosis places Wall’s availability for the remainder of the postseason in jeopardy, but his playing status has not been determined, according to the..." May 07

  • Report: Wizards' Wall wants second opinion on wrist

    SI "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall will seek a second opinion on his sprained left wrist later this week to determine his availability for the rest of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Atlanta Hawks, reports TNT’s David Aldridge. According to the report, Wall said that his..." May 06

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    Chris Miller @cmillscsn

    Breaking: John Wall is OUT tonight vs. @ATLHawks (left wrist) #WizardsTalk #WizHawks #dcRising

  • John Wall will miss Game 2 with wrist injury

    SB Nation "In an 11th-hour stunner, Washington Wizards star John Wall will not play in Game 2 against the Atlanta Hawks due to complications from a wrist injury he suffered during the team's Game 1 victory, according to CSN Washington's Chris Miller. The Wizards will list him as inactive for the game. The..." May 05

  • John Wall wrist injury – It’s ‘badly swollen,’ but he’ll play

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington Wizards star point guard John Wall fell awkwardly on his wrist during a Game 1 win over the Atlanta Hawks, but the injury will not keep him out of Game 2 on Tuesday night. J. Michael of CSNWashington.com reports that Wall will play in Game 2, though he described the 24-year-old’s..." May 05

  • John Wall says NBA players are too biased to vote on awards

    SB Nation "The idea of media members voting on season-ending awards has been a sore subject for some players and explains why the National Basketball Players Association is attempting to create its own series of honors called the Players Choice Awards. The reason for the new honors was clearly spelled out by..." April 12

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    Chris Miller @cmillscsn

    John Wall will rest tonight vs. @Sixers. Ramon Sessions is expected to start. #WizardsTalk

  • Did adidas take John Wall's logo from 'The Office'?

    CBS Sports "This is a big year for John Wall. He made his first All-Star game and he even got his first signature shoe from adidas. Since it his own signature line, adidas created a logo which is a stylized version of his initials. But did they really create it from scratch? According to the keen eye of an..." April 07

  • John Wall sprains ankle in win over Jazz

    Washington Post "The last time the Washington Wizards were in Los Angeles, in late January, John Wall sustained a sprained right ankle in the final minute of a win over the Lakers and his status for their next game was uncertain. The Wizards return to Los Angeles Thursday and Wall’s right ankle is in question..." March 19

  • Patrick Beverley replacing John Wall in skills challenge

    Pro Basketball Talk "People took too long to appreciate how skilled John Wall is. So, he became even more polished. Now, just as Wall is getting recognized for more than just his athleticism, he’s missing a chance to dazzle everyone with his all-around talent. Wall – originally slated to compete in the skills..." February 10