John Wall’s retweet saves fan from taking final exam

The Wizards’ 2016-17 season may have recently come to a close, but John Wall recorded an assist on Monday, just not on the court, like we’re used to seeing from him.It happened on Twitter in the afternoon when a high school student sent Wall a tweet — in need of some assistance — and he delivered.The student informed Wall that if he retweeted her tweet, her entire class would...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall won’t sign extension until he sees Wizards' plan

The Washington Wizards would love to get superstar point guard John Wall inked to an extension soon.But the front office needs to do some serious work to make it happen.Like any superstar, Wall isn’t simply going to ink a big extension with his current team when the allure of free agency and picking any destination that wants him is so strong. Said allure is why the Wizards want...
Via The Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall reportedly complained about Wizards’ bench after Game 7 loss

The Washington Wizards need to improve their bench next season, and John Wall knows it.According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Wall made the walk to the Wizards’ team bus after their Game 7 loss to the Boston Celtics while reciting the scoring margin between the two benches.“Forty-eight to five,” Wall was quoted as saying. “Forty-eight to five. Our bench had five points.”Depth...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Draymond Green is unhappy about Klay Thompson’s All-NBA Team snub

While the Golden State Warriors were well represented on the All-NBA teams, it’s possible that at least one man was snubbed. Draymond Green, who was voted All-NBA third team, was not happy about the complete omission of Klay Thompson.“I think it’s bulls***,” Green said, per ESPN’s Chris Haynes in an unedited tweet.Thompson did receive 14 votes, but that fell short of earning...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart: John Wall ‘definitely’ wore down in Game 7

John Wall carried the Washington Wizards for much of the playoffs and helped take the Boston Celtics to a seventh game of their Eastern Conference semifinals series. But Wall’s magic wore off in Game 7, as he shot a poor 8-for-23 (34.7 percent) and totaled just 18 points.Celtics guard Marcus Smart thinks that Wall “definitely” wore down in the game. If that is indeed what happened...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards beat reporter Chris Miller scorns Colin Cowherd in passionate defense of John Wall

Six and a half years ago, Colin Cowherd went on a dumb, offensive rant about John Wall, alleging that because the point guard danced before his NBA debut he was selfish and a bad teammate. Shortly after that, he attributed Wall’s supposed personality defects to growing up without a father.Since then, as Cowherd has moved from ESPN to FS1, he has defended or doubled down on his...
Via Awful Announcing
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas downplays Celtics’ black attire

According to Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, that all-black attire was totally a coincidence.Thomas and his teammates showed up to Friday’s potential elimination Game 6 against the Washington Wizards dressed in all black, but if you ask Thomas, it wasn’t coordinated.“I wear black all the time,” Thomas said when asked about the attire, via CSN New England. “I’m the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall taken aback by vulgar Kelly Oubre chants

Boston Celtics fans filling TD Garden for Wednesday’s Game 5 showdown with the Washington Wizards were expected to give Kelly Oubre Jr. a rude reception. But it was the vulgarity of the vitriol that came as a surprise to John Wall.Oubre returned to the court for Game 5 after being suspended for Game 4 due to a physical confrontation in Game 3 with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk. The...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics and Wizards are saving the NBA Playoffs

It’s time to be honest: The second round of the NBA Playoffs have been underwhelming. The Warriors and Cavaliers blitzed their overmatched opponents, with sweeps as predictable as L.A. weather in June. The Rockets and Spurs tilt has featured several blowouts, and as is the case with most Rockets games, those contests constantly develop into flail, flop and free throw fests. It’s...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
18 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall sets record straight on free throw comment

The Eastern Conference semifinals has gotten incredibly heated over the first three games, but John Wall didn’t say what many of you thought he said to a Boston Celtics player during Game 3 Thursday night.Before one of his free throw attempts late in the third quarter of Washington’s blowout win, Wall pointed to his right and appeared to say “this is for you, (blank).” Speculation...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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