Feb 7, 2013, 10:30 AM EDT
The Wizards are so much better — and so much more fun to watch — with John Wall back on the court.
We can debate just how good he is, but no doubt right now he is the Wizards best player — and he can make plays like this, blocking Carmelo Anthony at one end and making the spin move on the break at the other. For a night, against a flat Knicks team, it was enough to get the Wizards the win.
Washington needs to offer Wall a contract extension this summer, the only question is for how much.
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