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Wall stands tall in Wizards' win

Wall stands tall in Wizards' win

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall was chosen as the Eastern Conference Player of the Week and in his first game since earning the honor for the fourth time, he tied his career high with 17 assists. Wall also had 21 points as the Washington Wizards won their fifth straight, 109-95 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night. "I think he still has the best ahead of him, coach Randy Wittman said. "He deserved to win Player of the Week. I told him, `That's no big deal, you deserve it.' There's nothing surprising here, let's just keep doing it." Wall drew "M-V-P" chants from the crowd. "People can say it's my best. It's...

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