John Wall is tonights ‘King of the Game’ going for 25 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists, and 3 steals in a 101-97 win over the Atlanta Hawks. Down the stretch, he made all of the big plays necessary for Washington to clinch a victory at the Verizon Center.
Going into the second half, the Wizards trailed Atlanta by four points in a game that was played evenly throughout the first two quarters. With a good looking jump shot, Wall helped Washington to grab a lead in the third quarter and never look back.
The Wizards went on a 19-8 run to end the quarter, sparked and capped by three point shots by Wall. He scored 13 of the 19 points during that run. In the fourth quarter, he did an awesome job at finding open teammates and facilitating a steady offense until the game was all but won.