Having to prepare for the slam-dunk contest could take away from John Wall's focus at a crucial juncture as the Wizards head into the All-Star break.
John Wall almost cried when he got the news that he will be an Eastern Conference All-Star next month.
Along with John Wall, guards James Harden, Chris Paul and Damian Lillard were selected All-Star reserves, but for the Western Conference. Not on the roster, Tim Duncan and Anthony Davis.
Indiana Pacers center and former Georgetown star Roy Hibbert joins Wizards point guard John Wall on the Eastern Conference All-Star team. Other viable selections were not as fortunate.