#RepTheDistrict pic.twitter.com/NSqQbvsvCL. Wall says that his idea for the dance came from the music video of the song "Do the Shizz" made by the Louisville rapper Kenzo. May 12, 2017: Game-winner against the Celtics John Wall: "If we can all get on the same page, we can be something good here. This offseason, the Wizards finally parted ways with their cornerstone player in John Wall. barry chin/globe staff It’s a war of worlds as we prepare for Celtics-Wizards Game 5 … (Troy Taormina/Pool Photo via AP) Five games into his career as a Rocket, Wall has been impressive. Rockets' John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins confronted James Harden in locker room meeting before trade: report Silas led the meeting following a second blowout loss against the Lakers, according to reports How do NBA superstars prep for the regular season?? Like Cousins, Wall didn’t play at all this past season, and the two combined to appear in only 62 games during the 2019-20 campaign, with Cousins playing 32 and Wall 30. It will mark 11 months since he had the procedure, for which an 11-to-15 month rehab timeline is generally prescribed. — Kelly Iko (@KellyIkoNBA) January 9, 2021. Gilbert Arenas knows John Wall’s pain: ‘I wasn’t the same player. Doc Antle Visit Gets PETA's Attention ... 'Con Artist McLoser' Lost In His Own Sport!!! Things are starting to go from bad to worse for the Houston Rockets. Before Washington played to host to the Sixers Thursday night, Wall was dunking in his pre-game workout doing his patented left-handed slam. Wall set up Cousins for a 3-pointer, the center's first basket since Game 6 of the 2019 finals with the Warriors, two months before he tore his ACL and missed last season. It took 735 days, two surgeries and one trade before John Wall returned to the NBA. Get TMZ breaking news sent right to your browser! John Wall was named 2011 Rookie Game MVP during the 2011 All-Star Weekend. We can't dwell down on it because it's only been 9 games. Wall opened up about his relationship with James. The season before … John Wall on not being in MVP race: "All I really want to do is translate these numbers that I'm getting to wins. 1 of 5 Houston Rockets' John Wall dishes the ball during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Houston. John Wall isn't expected to return to the court for the Wizards this season, but his recovery from Achilles surgery seems to be going well. Subscribe to Stathead , the set of tools used by the pros, to unearth this and other interesting factoids. When the season begins just before Christmas, Wall will have gone two full years without having played in an NBA game. Once Covered in Powder from Suspicious Letter. But the biggest reason for Wall’s confidence is he simply feels better. With Wall out for the year, the Wizards have taken the opportunity to develop their youth in Rui Hachimura, Troy Brown and Moe Wagner in high-pressure situations. Wall was traded to the Rockets in exchange for former MVP Russell Westbrook . Things are starting to go from bad to worse for the Houston Rockets. In the case of new Houston Rockets point guard John Wall, though, he expects to come back even better than before. Wall was also named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month from January–April and finished second in Rookie of the Year voting behind unanimous selection Blake Griffin and was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team . James Harden had grown disgruntled at Houston and while he started the season well, his efforts and form considerably dropped during his final days. We can't dwell down on it because it's only been 9 games. Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) shoots over Houston Rockets guard John Wall (1) during the second quarter of the Jan. 12 game in Houston. You're going to jump off the cliff off of 9 games? John Wall isn't expected to return to the court for the Wizards this season, but his recovery from Achilles surgery seems to be going well. Violent Altercation with Cop at Chiefs Game. Wizards guard John Wall has been the best player in this series. One reason is Wall believes he has added to his game during his personal downtime, pointing to work on post-up moves and floaters. Wall missed the entire 2019-20 season due to a ruptured Achilles tendon, while Beal shouldered the load, averaging 30.5 points and 6.1 assists per game … Wall's regular-season opener is Thursday night -- Washington takes on the Miami Heat at the Capital One Arena in D.C. © 2021 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. And J-Wow, though spotty at times, was largely spectacular, coming up one steal shy of a triple-double. John Wall on the James Harden comments: "No comment." They’ve gotten off to a 3-6 start and just got handed two blowout losses by the Los Angeles Lakers. Wall had 14 points (5-14 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, two blocks and one steal in a 120-102 loss Sunday to the Lakers. Can you name what player has the 2nd-most? Before he could even come back to the floor, Wall was traded from the Washington Wizards to the Houston Rockets, and last night, he got to play his very first game with the franchise. If you're John Wall, you dance your freakin' face off at the club... and TMZ Sports has the video!! The Celtics walked off the court prior to the game, and then, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, held a 45-minute players-only meeting in the locker room. The John Wall Dance is a dance performed by flexing the arms and twisting the wrist. John Wall told his teammates after the Magic game that if they give the same effort on defense as on offense, they’ll be okay with a couple bad shots here and there. #Rockets — Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) January 13, 2021. You can see in the footage Wall is having a blast -- dancing with everyone right in front of the DJ booth and sippin' on some Ciroc with the owner of the club. Based on his performance Thursday night, it was hard to tell any time had passed at all. James Harden had grown disgruntled at Houston and while he started the season well, his efforts and form considerably dropped during his final days. James Harden trade: John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins slammed The Beard in team meeting before Nets move . May 12, 2017: Game-winner against the Celtics But the biggest reason for Wall’s confidence is he simply feels better. John Wall Calls Out James Harden: ‘You Want To Jump Off The Cliff Off Of Nine Games?’ Unlike Harden, John Wall sees things differently in Houston. When he comes back, presumably at the start of next season, he'll have an exciting new group to dish assists to every night. It took 735 days, two surgeries and one trade before John Wall returned to the NBA. Wall set up Cousins for a 3-pointer, the center's first basket since Game 6 of the 2019 finals with the Warriors, two months before he tore his ACL and missed last season. James Harden trade: John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins slammed The Beard in team meeting before Nets move . Before Washington played to host to the Sixers Thursday night, Wall was dunking in his pre-game workout doing his patented left-handed slam. John Wall played in his first NBA game in two years Thursday night after a prolonged recovery from two injuries, which the five-time All-Star said … John Wall was named 2011 Rookie Game MVP during the 2011 All-Star Weekend. John Wall: "If we can all get on the same page, we can be something good here. Wall says that his idea for the dance came from the music video of the song "Do the Shizz" made by the Louisville rapper Kenzo. 13 hours ago HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- Just hours before playing in his first NBA game in two years John Wall was on the floor prior to the Rockets morning shootaround at … Wizards' John Wall has high hopes for return from injury: 'I'm gonna be better than what I was before' Wall hasn't played since December of 2018 due to a torn Achilles tendon His last appearance was Dec. 26, 2018. Based on his performance Thursday night, it was hard to … — Kelly Iko (@KellyIkoNBA) January 9, 2021. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, Download the TMZ App on the Apple App Store, Download the TMZ App on the Google Play Store. John Wall Calls Out James Harden: ‘You Want To Jump Off The Cliff Off Of Nine Games?’ Unlike Harden, John Wall sees things differently in Houston. The updated timetable, which was delivered by head coach Stephen Silas before Friday’s game in Detroit, would mean that Saturday’s game in Dallas is the last game for either player to miss. If you're John Wall, you dance your freakin' face off at the club ... and TMZ Sports has the video!! Wall was also named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month from January–April and finished second in Rookie of the Year voting behind unanimous selection Blake Griffin and was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team . Stephen Silas says he remains hopeful John Wall and Christian Wood will be back for the home game Tuesday against Washington. Before Washington played to host to the Sixers Thursday night, Wall was dunking in his pre-game workout doing his patented left-handed slam. American basketball player John Wall first performed the eponymous dance during his introduction at Big Blue Madness at the University of Kentucky in October 2009. Wall opened up … WASHINGTON -- This Sunday, Jan. 12 is a significant milestone in Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall's recovery from the surgery he had to repair his ruptured left Achilles tendon. Flight Attendant Tells Him, 'You can drive', ©2021 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. John Wall on the James Harden comments: "No comment." ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Stephen Silas says he remains hopeful John Wall and Christian Wood will be back for the home game Tuesday against Washington. Wall missed three games in that second-round series after fracturing his left wrist in hand in Game 1, only to return for Games 5 and 6. Come on, man. Wall set up Cousins for a 3-pointer, the center’s first basket since Game 6 of the 2019 finals with the Warriors, two months before he tore his ACL and missed last season. NBA News: John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins facing a … barry chin/globe staff It’s a war of worlds as we prepare for Celtics-Wizards Game 5 Wednesday night at the Garden. John Wall told his teammates after the Magic game that if they give the same effort on defense as on offense, they’ll be okay with a couple bad shots here and there. Like Cousins, Wall didn’t play at all this past season, and the two combined to appear in only 62 games during the 2019-20 campaign, with Cousins playing 32 and Wall 30. The John Wall Dance is a dance performed by flexing the arms and twisting the wrist. Wizards guard John Wall has been the best player in this series. The day before he suited up for yet another Goodman League charity exhibition game, John Wall was back at Big Blue Madness in Lexington, … The last time Wall played for the Wizards it was with a stale roster that needed re-shuffling. You're going to jump off the cliff off of 9 games? They’ve gotten off to a 3-6 start and just got handed two blowout losses by the … John Wall got mad at a Bulls rookie for dancing, then hit a game-winner Wall hit a game-winner with 5.9 seconds left to give the Wizards a 101-99 win over the Bulls. Before he could even come back to the floor, Wall was traded from the Washington Wizards to the Houston Rockets, and last night, he got to play his very first game with the franchise. 1) Amid a crush of media and fan requests, John Wall has mostly refrained from dancing since his arrival in Washington, certainly in any non-media setting. In the case of new Houston Rockets point guard John Wall, though, he expects to come back even better than before. 1 of 5 Houston Rockets' John Wall dishes the ball during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Houston. Wall's famous for his dance moves -- and Troop 41 even released a song dedicated and inspired by his trademark dance. The season before … One reason is Wall believes he has added to his game during his personal downtime, pointing to work on post-up moves and floaters. #Rockets — Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) January 13, 2021. Two nights before the Wizards' season kicks off, the All-Star guard hit up The Park at 14th Tuesday night for one final rager ... straight-up gettin' it while Lil Wayne's "Uproar" blasts in the speakers. The day before he suited up for yet another Goodman League charity exhibition game, John Wall was back at Big Blue Madness in Lexington, Ky., … Come on, man. American basketball player John Wall first performed the eponymous dance during his introduction at Big Blue Madness at the University of Kentucky in October 2009. His game is going to change.’ Former Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas suffered a career-altering ACL tear in 2007. As John Wall missed a fourth consecutive game with a sore knee, the Rockets had greater clarity when they would have their starting point guard back after an examination on Tuesday. While Wall is a terrific player, his lingering issues have always been a thorn in the path of success for the franchise. Wall posted his … But fans later found that the game had been postponed due to positive COVID-19 tests for Rockets personnel. ... Mahomes' Fiancee Goes Crazy After Chiefs Win!!! As John Wall missed a fourth consecutive game with a sore knee, the Rockets had greater clarity when they would have their starting point guard back after an examination on Tuesday. His last appearance was Dec. 26, 2018. John Wall on not being in MVP race: "All I really want to do is translate these numbers that I'm getting to wins. The updated timetable, which was delivered by head coach Stephen Silas before Friday’s game in Detroit, would mean that Saturday’s game in Dallas is the last game for either player to miss. John Wall isn't expected to return to the court for the Wizards this season, but his recovery from Achilles surgery seems to be going well. 1) Amid a crush of media and fan requests, John Wall has mostly refrained from dancing since his arrival in Washington, certainly in any non-media setting. John Wall got mad at a Bulls rookie for dancing, then hit a game-winner Wall hit a game-winner with 5.9 seconds left to give the Wizards a 101-99 win over the Bulls. Wall missed the entire 2019-20 season due to a ruptured Achilles tendon, while Beal shouldered the load, averaging 30.5 points and 6.1 assists per game and coming close to … Wall had 14 points (5-14 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, two blocks and one steal in a 120-102 loss Sunday to the Lakers. John Wall is the all-time leader in blocked shots among players 6'3" or under. Houston Rockets guard John Wall (1) works out with assistant coach John Lucas before an NBA game between the Houston Rockets and Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at Toyota Center in Houston. When the season begins just before Christmas, Wall will have gone two full years without having played in an NBA game. John Wall played in his first NBA game in two years Thursday night after a prolonged recovery from two injuries, which the five-time All-Star said he thought at … If the Wizards had lost their home opener Tuesday night, no one would have wanted to highlight John Wall's pre-game dance, the well-traveled Dougie, which is rarely performed as enthusiastically as in Wall's version. Five games into his career as a Rocket, Wall has been impressive. Wall missed three games in that second-round series after fracturing his left wrist in hand in Game 1, only to return for Games 5 and 6. 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