John Wall RUMORS & NEWS

  • Troy Brown Jr.'s role as a playmaker doesn't have to change when John Wall returns

    NBC Sports Washington "One way the Wizards have shrewdly utilized their time inside the NBA bubble has been giving second-year wing Troy Brown Jr. more time with the ball in his hands.  Without Bradley Beal and John Wall with the team, Brown has been playing most of his minutes as a primary..." August 05

  • John Wall claims he was swole, not ‘fat’ in infamous Team USA photo

    Clutch Points "John Wall still vividly remembers that infamous 2018 Team USA photo, one that would soon be the cause of much grief. The Washington Wizards point man was called “fat” after coming off surgery and plastered upon many jokes and memes emerging from that photo. The..." June 26

  • Why the Wizards should not listen to John Wall about signing DeMarcus Cousins

    Clutch Points "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall brought up the potential to reel in center DeMarcus Cousins into the fold, now that he is an unrestricted free agent and eligible to join a team for the restart of the NBA season. The big man was waived by the Los Angeles..." June 18

  • John Wall wants to play for Team USA in Olympics, now that they are set for 2021

    NBC Sports Washington "The coronavirus shutting down the sports world has produced one small silver lining for Wizards point guard John Wall. He may now have a chance to play in the Olympics for the first time. Wall joined ESPN's The Undefeated for an interview on Instagram Live on Wednesday and..." June 18

  • John Wall pushing for Wizards to sign former Wildcat teammate DeMarcus Cousins

    A Sea of Blue "Although the NBA season is set to resume in just under six weeks, the offseason has already hit some teams. The Washington Wizards, who have seen John Wall play little over the last two seasons, are one that won’t return to action.  That means it’s time..." June 17

  • John Wall agrees with Kyrie Irving, says he wouldn't play in NBA's restart

    NBC Sports Washington "John Wall has had many battles with Kyrie Irving on the court, but he stands with him in what has become the league's biggest off-court storyline. Irving has sounded some alarms about the NBA's restart at Disney World, saying players should consider not going in light of..." June 16

  • John Wall was looking 'crazy good' in closed-door scrimmages, teammate Isaac Bonga said

    NBC Sports Washington "Before the NBA shut down due to coronavirus, Wizards players got a glimpse of what the rest of us will have to wait until the fall to see: John Wall going all-out in five-on-five scrimmages with NBA players. Wall continues to work his way back from a ruptured Achilles, which was..." June 12

  • No, John Wall will not play this season

    Hoops Rumors "The Wizards‘ season will continue as they are one of 22 teams to head to Orlando to finish out the 2019/20 campaign. The club will play eight more games with the hope of sneaking into the postseason for more. If they achieve that goal, they’ll do so without..." June 03

  • Wizards owner confident John Wall will be able to return to form

    Yardbarker "It is fair to question what the rest of John Wall’s career will look like after his devastating series of injuries, but Ted Leonsis is not doubting him. In an interview this week with Chase Hughes of NBC Sports Washington , the Washington Wizards owner..." June 02

  • Wizards’ Bradley Beal opens up on relationship with John Wall amid trade rumors

    Clutch Points "Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal spoke at length about his backcourt mate John Wall on the heels of incessant trade rumors during this standby period. The NBA’s second-league scorer noted he and Wall have been close through the years, perhaps even..." May 27

  • Wizards’ John Wall won’t play when season resumes

    Clutch Points "Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has been away from the game for almost a year and a half, but he just proclaimed he is now fully healthy. The dime maestro declared himself 110% during a conference call with reporters on Tuesday. However, The Athletic’s..." May 26

  • John Wall Keeping an Eye on Megan Thee Stallion During Quarantine

    Sports Gossip "John Wall recently put the NBA on notice that he's going to be coming back stronger and better than ever. In the meantime, he has to keep busy. He possibly has his eyes on Megan Thee Stallion. " May 05

  • John Wall: Wizards Should Prioritize Small Forward, Bench Upgrades

    NBC Sports Washington "Every year, usually at Wizards locker room cleanout day at the end of their season, John Wall is asked the same question and every year he gives an honest and thought-provoking answer. The question is what the Wizards need to add in the offseason to improve their team. This year, he..." May 05

  • John Wall speaks out on MVP Derrick Rose: ‘Toughest player I’ve ever played in my life’

    Clutch Points "Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall says MVP Derrick Rose is the toughest player he’s ever played in his life. Wall was a rookie when Rose won the MVP award with the Chicago Bulls during the 2010-11 season. At 22, Rose is still the youngest..." May 02

  • The John Wall and Bradley Beal Problem for Washington Wizards

    SI "The Washington Wizards are in that dreaded place no NBA team wants to be. Mediocrity.  And while the franchise's top two players, Bradley Beal and John Wall are excited to get back on the court together, according to Wall, it's hard not to wonder whether the Wizards would..." April 30

  • John Wall sends a warning shot to the NBA

    Bleacher Report "John Wall ruptured his left Achilles and underwent reparative surgery in February 2019.  The Washington Wizards All-Star point guard hasn't played an NBA game since but "can't wait to show [the league] what I got and what I'm..." April 30

  • Wizards’ John Wall gives definitive answer on whether he’d return if NBA season resumes

    NBC Sports Washington "Echoing what general manager Tommy Sheppard said last week, Wizards point guard John Wall says he will not be returning in the 2019-20 regular season, no matter the fact it has been pushed back due to coronavirus and could be resumed after a months-long absence. Wall..." April 17

  • Ranking active No. 1 overall picks

    NBA.com "The weekly NBA Power Rankings are back, but with a twist! Each week we'll take a different approach to sorting through the best of the best. Last week, it was the most clutch players in the NBA. This week, we're taking a look at the best careers of former No. 1 overall..." March 30

  • Wizards’ John Wall will not play this season no matter what

    Clutch Points "Many had hoped that the 2019-20 season hiatus would bring a new twist upon its return. The potential for a John Wall return to the Washington Wizards at some point this season was among the possibilities, but it looks like that’s not in the cards. The Wizards point..." March 25

  • Marcin Gortat regrets disagreements with John Wall when they were Wizards

    Yahoo! Sports "There was no secret that towards the end of Marcin Gortat's tenure in Washington his relationship with point guard John Wall had frayed. As much as the team tried to hide it, they could only do so much when Wall went on national television and clapped back at a tweet from Marcin..." March 10

  • Sixers Could Land John Wall For Al Horford This Summer

    Fadeaway World "As John Wall sits on the cusp of a return to the NBA, many are wondering just what kind of player we’ll see. Will Wall be the quick, high-flying guard we’re used to seeing, or will the Achilles injury severely limit what he can do on the basketball court next..." March 05

  • John Wall Gives Injury Recovery Advice, Take It From Me!

    TMZ "It's been nearly 14 months since John Wall has stepped foot on an NBA court ... but he tells TMZ Sports he's learned a VERY valuable lesson during his time away from the game. The Washington Wizards superstar ruptured his Achilles back at the beginning of..." February 19

  • John Wall’s Achilles rehab looks like it’s going well after latest monster dunk

    Clutch Points "Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall won’t play this season, but his Achilles rehab looks like it’s going well. Wall has been throwing down nasty dunks during his pregame workouts. The latest one was pretty filthy: On July 22, Wizards..." February 12