Report Card Grades for John Wall’s Return from Injury

January 12th, 2013 by Jesse Dorsey Leave a reply »
For the first time this season, the Washington Wizards got to watch as John Wall ran the point of their offense as he returned for Washington's 93-83 win over the Atlanta Hawks.

John Wall enters for Wiz at 4:56 of the first, to a standing ovation.

— David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) January 13, 2013 In the end, it was just good to see Wall back on the floor. Whether or not he looked pristine in his first few minutes of the season is a bit beside the point, as it's going to take a few weeks for him to be anywhere near playing at 100 percent.

Adding such a compelling point guard to such a woeful offensive team is going to take some getting used to, and it's going to take some time for him to get readjusted to real-time game situations.

They've got to get used to a guy who is as capable as Wall is as a passer, and learn to be expecting to get the ball in almost any situation.

While they weren't all feeling it Saturday night, there was a nice vibe among the team when Wall was in the game, which is a great sign.

In the end, he had a fine game, but there are very obvious areas where he can improve, as was to be expect ...

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