Found January 17, 2014 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: John Wall
TEAMS: Washington Wizards
Washington Wizards guard John Wall sank an amazing circus shot during the third quarter of Friday night's game against Chicago. After being fouled hard by Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy on a fast break, Wall just flipped the ball up over his head while falling to the ground and made the lucky shot.Wall complete the three-point play by making the foul shot and helped to inspire a come-from-behind Wizards victory. Naturally, Wall was the player of the game as he led the Wizards with 23 points and 11 assists in the 96-93 win.H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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