LA Clippers guard John Wall had a contented homecoming to Washington D.C., the place he spent the primary 10 years of his NBA profession. Wall scored 13 factors and helped lead the Clippers to a victory over the Washington Wizards.
At one level within the second quarter, Wall scored six consecutive factors and proclaimed Washington is “Nonetheless my metropolis!” That was only one a part of a particular night time for the veteran level guard, who admitted the return wasn’t misplaced on him.
“Making an attempt to fantasize and be in that second for a minute,” Wall mentioned. “It was numerous chills, making an attempt to not cry, maintain again numerous feelings.
“I felt like simply being right here continues to be so surreal to me, nonetheless don’t really feel proper, nonetheless really feel completely different, however like I mentioned, I loved each a part of this recreation.”
Teammate Marcus Morris mentioned it was top-of-the-line returns he is seen, whereas Ty Lue mentioned it was good to see Wall get his flowers from Wizards followers. For his half, Wall is not counting something out.
“I’m nonetheless not saying goodbye,” Wall mentioned. “By no means know what the long run can maintain.”