John Wall is rated very highly among NBA fanatics and players. This is because he has come back from many adversities during his career. The most notable of which was the ruptured Achilles tendon injury. Notable players like Stephen Curry and LeBron James have commented upon the unbelievable tenacity that Wall possesses.
He was rendered out of action for about two years after that injury. This season, however, Wall has come back stronger than ever and is putting decent performances for the Houston Rockets.
In the postgame press conference after the win against the Rockets, Stephen Curry spoke about how John Wall has stayed relevant in the league and is producing performances like no other.
He said, “We talked a little bit about it. He is in a much different situation than he was in DC. Coming off the injuries, trying to rebuild not only his game but the situation he is in.”
He continued, “He has some new teammates, new sets and all that. However, physically, he has still got that burst. It is kind of wild, he has always been quick. He seems to be shooting a lot better and a lot more confidently. You love to see that.”
Stephen Curry leads his side to a comprehensive victory
It was a close affair between the two sides as the Rockets and Warriors went head to head. There were many defensive frailties on both sides. However, the Dubs capitalized on them and walked away with the win.
Chef Curry got cooking in this game as he finished with 38 points to his name. He also had five assists and eight rebounds during the course of the game. Apart from him, Andrew Wiggins added 25 points for his side.
After the game, Curry said, “We started the game better, better energy. Turned it over a little bit too much, got a little sloppy in the middle but our intentions were good, our aggressiveness was there.”
The Golden State Warriors are 10th in the Western Conference standings. At the moment, they are not in contention for the playoff spots. However, Steve Kerr and his men will look to improve their performances from now until the end of the regular season.
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