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John Wall won't have any company at the All-Star Game after no Wizards players were chosen by coaches to be reserves Thursday night, but the Atlanta Hawks had three.


Almost a month ago John Wall's eyes lit up when he learned that he was leading Eastern Conference guards in the All-Star vote among fans to be a starter for the first time.


The Atlanta Hawks sit atop the Eastern Conference with a 30-8 record. They have won 23 of 25 games dating back to November and they aren't just beating up on the bad teams either.


If any team knows about roster additions that happen in flow of the season, and without training camp, it's John Wall.


Closing games is a strength of the Wizards (9-3), and if they can ever figure out how to get off to more efficient starts they'll have most of the pieces of the puzzle together to make a strong ca