John Wall RUMORS & NEWS

  • John Wall Hypes Up The New Battle Of Los Angeles

    Fadeaway World "John Wall is ready to start a new chapter in his career with the Los Angeles Clippers after two rocky seasons with the Houston Rockets. The talented point guard is seeing this as a new opportunity to prove his value in the league, and he's all-in to help the Clippers win their first-ever..." July 17

  • Clippers' John Wall content with supporting role: I don't have to be Batman every night

    The Score "John Wall carried the load for the Washington Wizards for many years but is content to take a back seat on a deep Los Angeles Clippers squad. "I don't have to do it every night, I don't have to be Batman every night for us to win," Wall said Saturday..." July 10

  • John Wall to the Clippers finally closes the loop on their extended point guard search

    The Athletic "In trading Patrick Beverley and Rajon Rondo to the Memphis Grizzlies for Eric Bledsoe, the LA Clippers consolidated the point guard position while simultaneously severing the last connection to Chris Paul’s six-year tenure in LA. Then, they decided..." July 02

  • Paul George Explained His Great Bond With John Wall

    Fadeaway World "The off-season has started off at a frantic pace as teams all around the league are trying to pry in the best available free agents. While there was a real shortage of guards in the free agency pool this season, John Wall was among the few who stood out. Coming straight out of a..." July 02

  • Clippers, John Wall Agree To Two-Year Deal

    Hoops Rumors "The Clippers and point guard John Wall have formally agreed to terms on a two-year contract worth $13.2MM, according to a tweet from Klutch Sports Group. Wall reached a buyout agreement earlier in the week with the Rockets and was officially cut..." July 01

  • John Wall Played Just 40 Games And Made $123.9 Million Thanks To The $171 Million Contract He Signed In 2019

    Fadeaway World "John Wall has been a topic of conversation lately after the Houston Rockets bought out the last year of his contract, allowing him to seemingly move towards joining the Los Angeles Clippers. Considering that Wall has barely been able to play over the last 3 seasons, it's easy to forget that..." June 29

  • John Wall's Old Comments Criticizing Reggie Jackson Resurface Amid Clippers Rumors

    Fadeaway World "John Wall is mostly in the news these days for getting bought out of the final year of his massive contract. Wall got everything but $6.5 million of the salary he was supposed to earn next season, still clearing $40 million even though he will no longer be on the roster for the..." June 29

  • John Wall Agrees To Buyout With Rockets, Plans To Sign With Clippers

    Real GM Basketball "John Wall and the Houston Rockets have agreed to a contract buyout and he plans to sign with the Los Angeles Clippers once he clears waivers. Wall gave back $6.5 million of his $47.4 million salary with the Rockets, which is the same amount of the taxpayer mid-level exception. " June 28

  • Rockets, John Wall heading toward split

    The Score "The Houston Rockets will meet with point guard John Wall this week to discuss his potential exit ahead of the start of free agency June 30, The Athletic's Kelly Iko reports. While trade packages involving Wall have been discussed, he'll likely..." June 27

  • Two Teams Could Have Serious Interest In John Wall If He’s Bought Out By Rockets

    Total Pro Sports "It feels like forever since we have seen John Wall play in a professional basketball game as he and the Houston Rockets have been looking to part ways for some time now. Wall hasn’t played in an NBA game since April 23, 2021. But that “streak” may be coming close to..." June 26

  • Rockets’ John Wall Opts In For 2022/23

    Hoops Rumors "Rockets guard John Wall has exercised his player option for the 2022/23 season, with agent Rich Paul informing the team of the decision, per Shams Charania of The Athletic. The move had long been expected, since the option will pay Wall a salary of $47,366,760..." June 21

  • Clippers free agency: John Wall, Andre Drummond and other under-the-radar targets to watch

    The Athletic "The 2022 NBA Draft is Thursday, and when it comes to free agents, what happens with the LA Clippers and their attempts to retain their own has been the priority. That’s especially the case this year, where the Clippers do not have a lottery pick or a first-round pick..." June 21

  • John Wall fires back at Colin Cowherd over latest criticism

    Larry Brown Sports "John Wall is hitting back at the sports media figure who has been a thorn in his side for many years now. During a segment on Monday, Colin Cowherd of FOX Sports commented on Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green, who is currently in the NBA Finals. Cowherd expressed his opinion..." June 07

  • Brian Scalabrine Says He'd Seriously Consider Taking John Wall Over Kyrie Irving If He Was The Nets

    SI "On Tuesday, former NBA star Brian Scalabrine made a bold claim about what he thinks that the Brooklyn Nets should do with superstar guard Kyrie Irving.  "I don't think that Kyrie Irving is as valuable as people think," Scalabrine said on SirusXM NBA..." June 01

  • 3 ideal John Wall trade scenarios from the Houston Rockets

    Sportsnaut "There is a very real possibility that Houston Rockets guard John Wall could be wearing a different uniform for the 2022-2023 season. Five-time All-Star John Wall has played a total of 40 games over the last three seasons due to a torn Achilles, an infection, and most recently a..." May 27

  • 2 Trade Packages To Send Rockets’ John Wall To Magic

    NBA Analysis "The Orlando Magic, it would seem, don’t make a habit of selecting for fit in the NBA Draft. Otherwise, they wouldn’t have ended up with three quality young point guards on their roster. Cole Anthony, Jalen Suggs, and Markelle Fultz have all had varying degrees of success..." May 24

  • Likely landing spot for John Wall

    Larry Brown Sports "John Wall did not play at all for the Houston Rockets this year, and he clearly is not in their future plans. The five-time All-Star is expected to land with a new team in the near future, and one Western Conference team has been mentioned as a potential suitor. Zack Buckley of..." May 15

  • Pacers Had Interest In Trade For Rockets’ John Wall?

    NBA Analysis "Reports recently emerged indicating that the Indiana Pacers had shown interest in acquiring former NBA All-Star John Wall from the Houston Rockets via trade. Wall, who just passed the anniversary of his last regular-season game (April 23rd, 2021), hasn’t played for the Rockets..." April 27

  • Lakers Have Zero Interest In John Wall

    Heavy "The long-rumored John Wall for Russell Westbrook trade does not appear to be happening with the Los Angeles Lakers not having a great deal of interest in adding the five-time All-Star. According to Bleacher Report’s Jake Fischer, the rumored Lakers-Rockets trade is..." April 22

  • Clippers, Heat ‘Strong Candidates’ To Sign John Wall If Buyout Occurs

    NBA Analysis "There has been a lot of attention given to the situation involving the Los Angeles Lakers and Russell Westbrook. But, the Houston Rockets are also in a similar position with point guard John Wall entering the NBA offseason. Westbrook and Wall were already traded for each other once,..." April 22

  • Latest Buzz on John Wall, NBA play-in Tournament Winners and Losers

    Bleacher Report "The New Orleans Pelicans' feel-good postseason run—which now includes an impressive Game 2 road win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night—is also coming at the expense of the Los Angeles Clippers. Despite losing to New Orleans in the play-in tournament, the Clippers..." April 21

  • Warriors Could Be Potential Option For John Wall If Bought Out?

    NBA Analysis "Despite being one of the highest-paid players in the NBA, John Wall’s tenure with the Houston Rockets has been almost non-existent. While fully healthy all year, the former All-Star guard did not appear in a single game this season. The Rockets have paid Wall’s massive..." April 20

  • John Wall To Opt-In For $47.4M Option; Will Pursue Buyout If Not Traded

    NBA Analysis "The Houston Rockets will have played the entire 2021-22 NBA season without former All-Star John Wall receiving even a second of playing time. The original expectation was for the rebuilding Rockets to facilitate a trade to send him to a team that wanted to give him playing time — no team..." April 09

  • John Wall Has Played Only 40 Games Since Signing $171 Supermax Deal

    Fadeaway World "There was a time when John Wall was considered one of the best point guards in basketball. Nowadays, his contract is considered one of the worst in NBA history and nobody is sure when, or if, he’ll ever take the court again. It all goes back to the summer of 2017 when..." April 04

  • Are The Wizards Thinking About A John Wall Reunion?

    The Athletic "Should the Wizards bring back John Wall? Put down that bagel you’re about to throw at me. Put. It. Down. After the Spencer Dinwiddie gambit careened out of control in a little more than half a season, Washington is again in need of a full-time starting point guard. It..." March 09

  • Lakers shot down Rockets’ alternative Russell Westbrook-John Wall proposal

    Clutch Points "There has been a lot written about the possibility of the Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets working out a Russell Westbrook-John Wall swap ahead of the 2022 NBA trade deadline. While the trade didn’t actually come to fruition, new details continue to emerge about..." February 23

  • Rich Paul denies pushing Lakers to trade Russell Westbrook and a first-round pick for John Wall

    Silver Screen And Roll "Over the course of NBA All-Star Weekend, as LeBron James did his best to ratchet up the heat on the Lakers with his continuing praise for opposing executives and open flirtations with a return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, there was one other, slightly more..." February 22

  • Could We See A Russell Westbrook For John Wall Trade In The Offseason?

    NBA Analysis "John Wall hasn’t played during the 2021-22 NBA season. He was traded to the Houston Rockets ahead of last year in exchange for Russell Westbrook. He played 40 games in Houston last season but hasn’t suited up for the team this year through their 57 games. Before the season..." February 17

  • Lakers Could Still Land John Wall

    Heavy "This year’s trade deadline didn’t go as the Los Angeles Lakers had hoped. There were rumblings for months about how the team was going to make a move or two but they didn’t end up doing anything. The team is 26-31, the ninth seed in the Western Conference..." February 14