John Wall is an NBA Guard for the Houston Rockets. Born in North Carolina, he played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats, where he was a Consensus First-Team All-American (2010) and SEC Player of the Year (2010). He was drafted as the #1 overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. With the Wizards, he was a 5x NBA All-Star (2014-2018), All-NBA Third Team (2017), NBA All-Defensive Second Team (2015), NBA All-Rookie First Team (2011), and an NBA Slam Dunk Contest Champion (2014). He was traded to the Houston Rockets in 2020.