Tonight, John Wall made history.
With a first-quarter layup against the Orlando Magic, the former Wildcat became the youngest player in Washington franchise history to score 10,000 career points.
Take a look at the play that sealed the feat:
Here's the play. pic.twitter.com/0WRxgeO9I0
— NBC Sports Wizards (@NBCSWizards) January 13, 2018
And another look:
— NBA (@NBA) January 13, 2018
In the second ballot returns, Wall finished sixth in NBA All-Star voting for the guards in the East with 328,215 votes.
Five other Wildcats made the list, as well.
Current NBA All-Star Voting for the East and West pic.twitter.com/e5AuBudhTx
— Hoop Central (@TheHoopCentral) January 11, 2018
To help get Wall’s name out there, the Wizards are putting his face on M&Ms to get fans to vote:
The Wizards gave out John Wall and Bradley Beal M&Ms to promote their All-Star bids. Wall and Bealâ€™s faces are actually on the M&Ms. pic.twitter.com/wTXulCnUkv
— Chase Hughes (@ChaseHughesNBCS) January 10, 2018
Get on Twitter and vote for your former Cats by tweeting #NBAVote with their name attached.
If you don’t have Twitter or want more methods to vote, head here.
Congratulations to John Wall on his historical night! Let’s get he and several other former Wildcats in the NBA All-Star game!