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John Wall Biography

Johnathan Hildred Wall, Jr. is an American basketball point guard with the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Wall was chosen first overall in the 2010 NBA Draft by the Wizards. In the summer of 2007, after his sophomore year of high school, Wall was invited to the 2007 Reebok All-American Camp in Philadelphia. Wall distinguished himself by scoring 28 points against a team that featured future lottery pick Brandon Jennings. In 2008, Wall played in the Elite 24 Hoops Classic. He scored 10 points and earned co-MVP honors. As a fifth-year senior in 2009 Wall averaged 19.7 points, 9 assists and over 8 rebounds for Word of God Christian Academy and was ranked as one of the best high school basketball players in his class.On June 23, 2010, Reebok revealed Wall as its latest signing, casting him as the face of its latest basketball shoe, the ZigTech Slash. On June 24, 2010, Wall was drafted as the first overall pick by the Washington Wizards in the 2010 NBA Draft. Wall was named the Most Outstanding Player at the 2010 Las Vegas Summer League. Wall made his NBA debut in a 112–83 loss to the Orlando Magic. Wall was the third youngest player to record a triple-double in NBA history. John Wall was named 2011 Rookie Game MVP during the 2011 All-Star Weekend. On March 25, in a win over the Memphis Grizzlies, Wall scored a career-high 47 points to go along with 7 rebounds and 8 assists.

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