John Wall RUMORS & NEWS

  • John Wall Voted On Instagram That He Will Leave The Rockets

    Fadeaway World "It's always tough for competitive players to watch the decline of their careers. They feel like they still have a lot left in the tank and that they could be playing for a contender, yet they're kind of doomed to stay on bad teams due to their contracts. That's the case..." May 15

  • John Wall exceeded expectations in his first year as a Rocket. But does he have a future in Houston?

    The Athletic "John Wall’s season-ending hamstring injury provided a strange finale to a trying season for the Houston Rockets. When Wall was acquired for Russell Westbrook in the offseason, he arrived with a number of questions in tow. How would he look after two years away? Could he still produce..." May 08

  • John Wall: ‘I still think I’m an All-Star in this league’

    Pro Basketball Talk "John Wall said he views himself as the Rockets’ franchise player. In a certain sense, sure. A five-time All-Star, Wall is the only current Houston player who has ever made an All-Star team. He’s the Rockets’ highest-paid player and starting point guard –..." April 27

  • Rockets' John Wall: Done for season

    CBS Sports "Wall will be sidelined for the rest of the season due to a hamstring tweak, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. Wall will miss the rest of the season despite the fact that the injury doesn't sound incredibly severe.  " April 26

  • Rockets' John Wall: Cleared to play under minutes limit

    CBS Sports "Wall (knee) will be available for Wednesday's game against the Mavs, though he will face a minutes limit, Cayleigh Griffin of ATT SportsNet Southwest reports. Coach Stephen Silas did not reveal how many minutes he expects Wall to play... " April 07

  • Rockets, John Wall discussing buyout after trade deadline

    Draftkings Nation "The Houston Rockets and PG John Wall are discussing a potential buyout, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reported Thursday afternoon after the NBA Trade Deadline. The Rockets moved G Victor Oladipo to the Miami Heat before the deadline for Avery Bradley, Kelly Olynyk and a..." March 25

  • John Wall likely to undergo knee surgery later this season

    The Score "John Wall is likely to undergo a left knee scope procedure this season, Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes reports. Wall, who has missed the Houston Rockets' last three games with a knee contusion, sat out five contests in January with left knee soreness. He..." March 15

  • 2 best trade destinations for Rockets star John Wall

    Clutch Points "Oof. The past few years have not been kind to Houston Rockets guard John Wall. We are only three years and change removed from the 2017 Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, where John Wall seemed to all the world like the spearhead that the Washington Wizards would take to the..." March 13

  • Heat Linked to Kyle Lowry and John Wall in Blockbuster Deal

    Heavy "The Miami Heat balked at giving up a king’s ransom for James Harden back in December. But what if the franchise could pull off a queen’s gambit for another All-Star guard? Buckle up. The Toronto Raptors appear to be quietly shopping Kyle Lowry as..." March 05

  • Rockets' John Wall says he is moving past Wizards trade

    ABC News "For John Wall, returning to Washington, D.C., for the first time since the  Wizards traded him to the Houston Rockets brought with it the standard emotions, but it also brought something else: closure. "I think I spoke on it with The Athletic what I..." February 17

  • John Wall calls out Wizards brass for dishonesty leading up to Rockets trade

    Clutch Points "Two months after his relocation, Houston Rockets guard John Wall speaks out. The star guard took the time to detail the events that occurred leading up to the blockbuster trade which led to his departure from the Washington Wizards. He claimed that he was blindsided by the..." February 14

  • John Wall catches every Wizards game because of Bradley Beal

    The Score "The Washington Wizards flipped John Wall to the Houston Rockets for Russell Westbrook in early December, ending Wall's decade-long run with the team. But even though the five-time All-Star now plays halfway across the country, he's still..." February 14

  • Immanuel Quickley’s Knicks rise has John Wall’s attention

    New York Post "John Wall arrived at the Garden on Saturday for his first game there since putting up 18 points on Dec. 3, 2018. Yeah, it’s been that long. The newest member of the Rockets is delighted to be back and delighted he will see another Kentucky point guard making..." February 14

  • Rockets’ John Wall once again points to the toilet to describe Rockets play

    Clutch Points "As the saying goes: “You’re your own worst critic.” That’s how Houston Rocketsguard John Wall takes his approach to his play. As of late, he thinks the way he has been playing deserves to be flushed down the toilet. Following Houston’s 101-94 defeat to..." February 12

  • John Wall takes not so subtle jab at James Harden after Rockets' win

    Sporting News "John Wall wants everyone to know the Rockets are going to be just fine without James Harden. In fact, it seems as though they prefer it that way. Houston's 104-101 victory over Portland on Thursday night extended its current winning streak to four games, keeping the Rockets firmly..." January 29

  • Russell Westbrook, John Wall Exchange Heated Trash Talk In First Game Since Trade

    TMZ "Russell Westbrook and John Wall went IN on each other in their first matchup since their blockbuster trade this offseason ... with the two stars getting T'ed up after a fuming trash talk sesh Tuesday night. Emotions were certainly running high at the Toyota Center..." January 27

  • John Wall: Wizards 'thought I was done'

    Pro Basketball Talk "John Wall said Wizards “thought I was done,” got his revenge with Rockets’ win For John Wall, this was personal. He had played nine seasons in Washington, been an All-Star and All-NBA player, but after injuries hit him hard the past two seasons, the..." January 27

  • John Wall’s true feelings on facing Wizards for the first time since trade

    Clutch Points "Tuesday’s matchup between the Houston Rockets and the Washington Wizards will be the first time John Wall will be facing his former team since making the move to Houston. It will be an emotional moment for Wall, who himself admitted that this contest has..." January 25

  • Rockets get bittersweet update on seeing John Wall, Victor Oladipo duo in action

    Clutch Points "The Houston Rockets will not have their new-look roster at full strength on Saturday night. While former All NBA guard John Wall is probable, newly acquired Victor Oladipo will be sidelined. ESPN’s Tim MacMahon reported that the Rockets have listed Wall as..." January 23

  • John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins confronted James Harden during Rockets meeting

    CBS Sports "The James Harden saga in Houston was so thoroughly covered that there really isn't much more for us to learn about the end of his time with the Rockets. Between videos on social media to reports from various media outlets we know everything, from what Harden was doing in his..." January 19

  • Victor Oladipo reacts to trade to Rockets to play alongside John Wall

    Clutch Points "Victor Oladipo has cleared all required physicals following his trade from the Indiana Pacers to the Houston Rockets. As such, he will join the team on their road trip and is expected to make his debut on Monday against the Chicago Bulls. Oladipo talked..." January 17

  • John Wall takes viscous shot at James Harden for giving up

    Clutch Points "James Harden came out with a controversial statement after the Houston Rockets’ blowout loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. According to the want-away superstar, he’s done everything he can for the franchise and that the situation in Houston is..." January 13

  • John Wall Says He Can Average More Points Now Than In His Best Season With Washington

    Fadeaway World "John Wall is showing very good things with the Houston Rockets this season. The point guard has found a new home in the NBA after being traded from Washington during the offseason and he’s doing just fine in H-Town. Although the Rockets have been involved in some controversies in recent..." January 10

  • John Wall: “I Feel Like I’m The Greatest Shot-Blocking Point Guard Of All-Time.”

    Fadeaway World "John Wall is starting a new chapter in his career with the Houston Rockets and he’s ready to help his new team make history in the NBA. The point guard is one of the best players in his position right now and he’s confident that he’s the greatest of all time at one specific..." January 03

  • Rockets’ John Wall speaks out on playing a real game for first time in 735 days

    Clutch Points "It didn’t take long for Houston Rockets guard John Wall to shake the rust off. Playing his first game in 735 days — not counting preseason, where he looked promisingly explosive — Wall resembled the form that earned him five All-Star selections as a..." January 01

  • John Wall’s near-foot amputation story is bonkers

    Clutch Points "Houston Rockets star John Wall had a long road back to the NBA, but it could have been much worse, as a foot amputation was once allegedly on the table. Wall’s comeback has proved to be an inspiring one. Almost out for two years due to an injury, including a ruptured..." December 31

  • John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins to make Rockets' debut vs. Kings

    NBA.com "The Houston Rockets welcomed back John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Eric Gordon and Mason Jones for Wednesday’s workout ahead of the team’s matchup Thursday against the Sacramento Kings. Wall, Cousins, Gordon and Jones missed Houston’s first two games as they advanced..." December 30

  • Rockets’ John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins to miss opener vs. Thunder due to COVID-19 contact tracing

    Clutch Points "John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins and possibly more players are set to miss the Houston Rockets’ season opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night due to COVID-19 contact tracing, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and..." December 23

  • Rockets' John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins sitting out preseason finale for rest

    Houston Chronicle "The Rockets will hold John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins out from their preseason finale on Thursday against Spurs, both for load management as they come back from injuries. " December 17

  • John Wall: 'It was cool' to play with James Harden, but no sales pitch coming

    Houston Chronicle "John Wall made a strong case for what he believed was possible for the Rockets in a backcourt partnership with James Harden. He spoke of how they can help one another. He even brought out “the sky’s the limit” line Harden used to often use. He just will not make that..." December 16