Team USA hopes one Maryland frontcourt star can replace another.
Kevin Durant bailed* on Team USA and now the decision makers must figure out how to replace the NBAs best scorer and reigning MVP heading into the World Cup of Basketball.
Already with his first All-Star Game and playoff appearance under his belt in his fourth season, Wizards point guard John Wall just missed out on a third accomplishment with the All-NBA team.
In their first triple-overtime game since 1975, the Wizards went 2-for-1 Thursday by beating the Toronto Raptors for the first time in four tries and surpassed their win total from 2012-13.
John Wall froze Toronto's DeMar DeRozan with an in-and-out dribble, then blew by him for layup in overtime. Watch it here.