The much-improved John Wall was it again on Friday night, almost recording a triple-double (9 points, 12 assists, 8 rebounds) in the Wizards’ 119-89 victory over the Nuggets. He also had some fun embarrassing Wilson Chandler and teammate Bradley Beal.
With a minute and change left in the first quarter, Wall went into LeBron mode and denied a pillowy soft layup attempt by Chandler. He then introduced his sneaker to the face of Beal, and his knee to Chandler’s midsection while landing:
No one got hurt so it’s okay to find this amusing.
The former Kentucky star is only averaging 0.5 blocks per game, but has recorded at least one in his last three games.