Know About John Wall; NBA, Girlfriend, Age, Stats, Contract, Salary

Published Date: 20 Oct, 2019 Updated date: 20 Oct, 2019 By Celebs Podium

It is known that John Wall will not be playing NBA this season, but he is contributing his team. The Wizards’ point guard will be helping Coach Scott Brooks as an assistant coach this season.

John Wall is an American basketball player, currently playing for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats for the 2009/10 season.

John Wall Bio; Parents, Education, Height, Weight

Johnathan Hildred Wall Jr. was born on 6 September 1990 to parents John Carroll Wall, Sr. and Frances Pulley. He grew up with half-brother John Carroll Wall Jr., a half-sister, Tonya Pulley and a sister Cierra Wall in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Wall attended Garner Magnet High School and later repeated his sophomore year at Needham B. Broughton High School. Afterward, he got transferred to Word of God Christian Academy. He stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 meters) and weighs 210 lbs (95 kg).

His Career; NBA, Stats

John played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball from 2009 to 2010. He was drafted by the Washington Wizards with the first overall pick of the 2010 NBA draft.


John Wall’s NBA career stats for the Washington Wizards (Picture: Basketball-Reference)

Wall made his NBA debut for the Wizards in a 112–83 loss to the Orlando Magic. He is a skilled passer with the stats of averaging over 10 assists a game for the 2014 through 2017 seasons, and 9.2 overall for his career.

Contract & Salary

John signed a 4-year contract with the Wizards, worth $171,131,520. It includes $171,131,520 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $42,782,880.

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He will earn a base salary of $38,199,000, while carrying a cap hit of $38,199,000 and a dead cap value of $38,199,000 in 2019.

Welcomed Baby Boy With Girlfriend

The 29-year-old prefers to keep his personal life out of media eyes. However, it is known that he is the father of an adorable baby boy. He welcomed a son with his girlfriend Shante in November 2012.


John Wall pictured with his son in April 2019 (Picture: John’s Instagram)

John held numerous names on his dating list. It includes actress Hazel Renee and model, Karrueche Tran. Moreover, he dated model Keyshia Dior for a year until 2015.

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Some Interesting Facts About John Wall

  • John signed a 5-year contract extension with Adidas in 2018.
  • He received the Stewart B. McKinney Award for his work to end homelessness after he donated $400,000 to Bright Beginnings in 2016.
  • Wall is a five-time NBA All-Star and was named to his first All-NBA Team in 2017.
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