All-Star point guard John Wall has agreed to a four-year, $170 million extension with the Washington Wizards, according to multiple reports.
Sources: Washington star John Wall has agreed to a four-year, $170M extension with the Wizards, including player option and trade kicker.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 22, 2017
Wall is signing the designated player veteran exception in Washington. The new deal will pay Wall a total of $207 million through 2023, per NBA.com.
John Wall has agreed to the designated player veteran exception in Washington, per source, that will pay him a total of $207M through 2023.
— David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 22, 2017
Wall, 26, is coming off his best season in the NBA.
The explosive guard out of Kentucky averaged a career high in points and assists in 2016-17 with 23.1 points and 10.7 assists per game.
Wall guided the Wizards to the fourth seed in the East and a trip to the second-round, where Washington lost in seven games to the Boston Celtics.