John Wall hasn’t even been a Houston Rocket for a complete season, and but hypothesis is already swirling on whether or not he stays or goes in H-City.
The previous Washington Wizards first total choose has been the vocal chief on a despondent Rockets franchise clearly in rebuild mode. However now rumors have arisen coming from an Instagram story poll from a Rockets fan the place Wall was tagged.
YOOO JOHN WALL ON INSTAGRAM 💀💀💀 pic.twitter.com/vdsJSsyvXy
— txbii 🙏🏽🏀 (@GaryTrentSzn) May 14, 2021
There’s clearly the distinct risk that the submit may very well be bogus. However it’s additionally fairly telling that a number of screenshots have emerged on Twitter of followers interacting with the ballot themselves.
One other fan appeared to tag Wall in a ballot of his personal, however this time the Rockets level guard voted that he was undoubtedly staying in Houston.
LETS FUCKING GO ROCKETS NATION JOHN WALL IS HERE TO STAY pic.twitter.com/PA56C83oHZ
— Hood Mario YT (@HoodMarioYTT) May 16, 2021
It’s fairly questionable that Wall would actually be this energetic on social media to work together this shortly with followers. However on condition that Wall has lengthy been sidelined with damage, there’s at the least some plausibility right here.
One fan captured an obvious response Wall needed to all of the hypothesis going round, indicating his need to remain on the town.
John Wall desires to be in Houston. pic.twitter.com/K7vN5j8Du4
— Drew (@htx_drew_) May 16, 2021
It stays unclear what Houston’s intentions are with Wall going ahead. The 5-time All-Star is owed practically $100 million within the subsequent two seasons.
Whereas he’s been out for the season for fairly a while as a result of a knee damage, his potential return may pose an issue for a Rockets workforce making an attempt to rebuild from scratch. One being, he may really nonetheless be good and harm their skills to tank.
However Wall has been an incredible veteran presence across the workforce’s youthful gamers and conserving a star of his caliber round undoubtedly wouldn’t harm.