Found July 12, 2012 on Ballertainment:
PLAYERS: John Wall
TEAMS: Washington Wizards

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Everyone has a story, but not many have had theirs told through animation. Reebok changed that, though…

John Wall, point guard for the Washington Wizards, narrates his journey to the NBA (it involves the City of Chicago) in a simple, yet touching video.

His mothers tears? Priceless. Gotta love momma.

John Wall went from playing AAU and prep ball in North Carolina, to playing at Kentucky, to being drafted by the Washington Wizards.

He didn’t give up on his dream. Neither should you.

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