Wall Sits Out, Impresses Wizards This Week

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John Wall had already shown the Washington
Wizards enough.

The No. 1 overall draft pick sat out his team's final Summer
League game on Saturday, and watched the Wizards blow a 20-point
lead and lose 109-107 in overtime to the New York Knicks.
Wall scored 31 points in a game against the New Orleans Hornets,
but spent the Wizards' third game in as many days dressed in a
T-shirt and sweatpants. The former Kentucky star was leading the
Summer League in assists and was second in scoring coming into the
Leo Lyons led the Knicks with 21 points, while Toney Douglas had
19 points and six assists.
Cartier Martin scored 24 points, and Kevin Palmer added 21
points and eight rebounds for Washington, which dropped its first
Summer League game in five attempts.