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August 3, 2020

John Wall looks ready to return to the NBA

Nick Roush 10:30am August 3, 2020 8/3/20

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The NBA is back, resuming play inside the Orlando Bubble. The Washington Wizards are in action, just without their rehabilitating star, John Wall. Don’t be fooled, the former Wildcat is staying busy while his teammates struggle to make a run at the eight-seed in the Eastern Conference. Wall has not played in an NBA basketball…

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June 20, 2020

John Wall Leads ‘Together We Stand’ March in Washington DC

Brent Wainscott 4:00pm June 20, 2020 6/20/20

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To celebrate Juneteenth, the Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics took to the streets in our Nation’s Capitol to peacefully protest the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Louisville’s own Breonna Taylor, among other racial injustices. John Wall, along with fellow Washington basketball stars Bradley Beal and Natasha Cloud led the charge on Saturday. #Wizards…

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June 18, 2020

Three Kentucky players make ESPN’s Top 50 Seasons of the One-and-Done Era

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm June 18, 2020 6/18/20

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Kentucky has dominated the one-and-done era, but only three former Cats made ESPN’s list of the top 50 individual seasons in college basketball since the rule started impacting the sport in 2007. Just the top three of John Gasaway’s rankings will get people talking. He has Anthony Davis No. 3 behind…1. Zion Williamson and 2.…

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June 17, 2020

John Wall wants the Washington Wizards to sign DeMarcus Cousins

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:00pm June 17, 2020 6/17/20 Comments Disabled

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Could our dream of John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins teaming up in the NBA finally come true? Today, Wall told The Undefeated’s Marc Spears that he’s still pushing the Washington Wizards to sign Cousins, who is now a free agent. “Oh man, you know I’m trying to push for that,” Wall said on the Instagram…

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June 12, 2020

John Wall sets new fundraising goal after foundation raised over $300,000

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm June 12, 2020 6/12/20 Comments Disabled

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We probably spend more time on this website talking about John Wall’s contribution to his community rather than the basketball court, but for good reason. It was just a few weeks ago that Wall established the “202 Assist” program, which was intended to raise money in order to help with rent relief in the Washington…

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June 11, 2020

Throwback Thursday: The Greatest Mixtape Ever Created, Courtesy of John Wall

Nick Roush 4:30pm June 11, 2020 6/11/20

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The fine folks at BallIsLife, Slam and every other high school basketball hype outlet owe John Wall a debt they could never repay. Highlight tapes have drawn in the masses since Michael Jordan sold VHS tapes in the early 90s. John Wall did not invent the phenomenon. He just showed content creators that there is…

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June 7, 2020

What the 2019-20 NBA Playoffs might look like for the BBNBA (Part 2)

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm June 7, 2020 6/7/20 Comments Disabled

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Details surrounding the NBA’s return to the 2019-20 season have been announced periodically throughout the last two weeks and we now have a resumption date set for July 31. Instead of a traditional 16-team playoff format, the league office has determined that a 22-team format would be more beneficial for everyone involved. If you read…

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Don’t expect to see John Wall on the court once the NBA season resumes

Zack Geoghegan 2:00pm June 7, 2020 6/7/20 Comments Disabled

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Normally, the Washington Wizards would be preparing for the offseason right now, weighing options on who to select in the upcoming NBA Draft and which free agents they should gun after. Instead, despite standing 5.5 games behind the Orlando Magic for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, the Wiz are somehow in the…

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May 31, 2020

3 ex-UK players ranked in top 9 of best No. 1 NBA Draft picks since 2000

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm May 31, 2020 5/31/20

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John Calipari doesn’t just produce No. 1 overall picks, he produces franchise-changing No. 1 overall picks. Bleacher Report ranked all 20 of the No. 1 NBA Draft picks since the year 2000 and all three former Kentucky Wildcats were listed in the top 9 choices; John Wall (WAS) at No. 9, Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN) at…

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May 29, 2020

Four Kentucky Wildcats make Forbes’ Top 100 Highest-Paid Athletes List

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm May 29, 2020 5/29/20 Comments Disabled

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Forbes just released its list of the Top 100 highest-paid athletes in the world in 2020, and four former Kentucky Wildcats made the cut. John Wall came in at No. 42 with earnings of $31.2 million ($28.7 million salary, $2.5 million endorsements). Wall signed a $167 million contract extension with the Wizards back in July…

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