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John Wall is still 2-4 weeks away

The Washington Wizards have been without since John Wall since January 25th. But if there’s anything to this recent report, it’s still going to be a while.“ICYMI: Scott Brooks said in pregame media session that John Wall could be back on the court “soon, maybe tomorrow” to begin very light shooting. Expectation is still Wall, who had knee surgery at end of January, has another 2...
Via The Sports Post
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Southeast notes: Hornets talk future; Magic get reinforcements back

Speaking to Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer, Hornets vice chairman Curtis Polk said he doesn’t expect to discuss the team’s coaching staff until a new general manager is hired. However, asked if he expects Steve Clifford to return for the 2018-19 season, Polk replied, “I would today.”Polk also addressed a few other topics in his conversation with Bonnell, including the Hornets...
Via Hoops Rumors
23 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall returning to Kentucky to complete business degree

It’s been nearly a decade since John Wall attended Kentucky, but he’ll soon be returning, in hopes of finishing what he started.Wall, who went to Kentucky from 2009-10, recently revealed his plans to go back this summer so he can earn a business degree.“I’m going back to school this summer to get my business degree,” Wall said, via Candace Buckner of The Washington Post. “That’s...
Via The Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall returning to school this summer to complete degree

Washington Wizards superstar John Wall revealed this week that he intends to re-enroll at the University of Kentucky this coming summer to complete coursework so he can earn his bachelor’s degree in business.Wall said the motivation to return to college to get his degree stems from a promise made to his father, who died when the NBA star was eight yeas old.“I’m going back to school...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
25 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall, Marcin Gortat met privately to clear air

Wizards teammates John Wall and Marcin Gortat had a private in-person meeting last week to discuss where they stood with one another and clear the air, league sources tell Chris Haynes of ESPN. The meeting came on the heels of apparent public friction between the two players.The meeting, which was requested by both players, didn’t last long, according to Haynes. Sources tell ESPN...
Via Hoops Rumors
February 14, 2018  |  Discuss

John Wall, Marcin Gortat reportedly met to discuss tweet

John Wall and teammate Marcin Gortat met last week to discuss the friction between the two, according to a report.ESPN’s Chris Haynes reported on Tuesday night that Wall and Gortat had a brief meeting to clear the air. He says both players wanted to meet and that their meeting was brief.Wall became upset with Gortat for seemingly taking a jab at him over Twitter following a win over...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 14, 2018  |  Discuss

Utah Jazz Waive Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose needs a new job. Again.Before Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, a three-team trade would see him move from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Utah Jazz. But that’s not all. Today, the Jazz waived him. That’s not a surprise at all, of course. He’s not going to help the Jazz this season. Right now Utah is 27-28 and have won eight in a row. There’s no reason to disrupt that. But...
Via The Sports Post
February 10, 2018  |  Discuss

Wizards notes: John Wall feels slighted?

While it has been overshadowed by the drama in Cleveland, there has seemed to be some uneasiness in Washington this season. After a team meeting earlier in the year, multiple Wizards players admitted that the meeting might have had a negative impact on the locker room, which is something we almost never hear.Now, with John Wall sidelined for several weeks as he recovers from knee...
Via Hoops Rumors
February 07, 2018  |  Discuss

Report: Wall to have knee procedure, miss up to two months

John Wall has been dealing with discomfort in his knee for much of the season, and the star point guard is reportedly planning to have the issue addressed. Unfortunately for the Washington Wizards, he will miss a significant amount of time because of it.According to Candace Buckner of the Washington Post, Wall is scheduled to have a procedure on his knee Wednesday that could keep...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 30, 2018  |  Discuss

John Wall experiencing knee soreness

The Washington Wizards don’t know how long John Wall is going to be out. But for now, he’s day-to-day.Wall will miss Saturday night’s game against Atlanta. But, he’s been dealing with knee soreness during Washington’s five-game road trip. For now, he plans to travel to Cleveland to visit the doctor who performed surgery on him in 2016.“Our doctors here have been doing a great job...
Via The Sports Post
January 27, 2018  |  Discuss

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