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John Wall resigns with Adidas

The Washington Wizards All-Star point guard previously turned down an eight-year, $66 million extensions in 2015 to test the shoe market.


Kahron Spearman


Washington Wizards forward John Wall is returning to Adidas with a five-year deal, after exploring sneaker free agency market over the last two seasons, per a tweet from The Verticals Shams Charania.

Adidas had been working on Wall's third shoe, which became the 'Crazy Explosive', at the time of his disengagement with the brand.

John Wall is officially back with Adidas. Had turned down 8 year / $66 Million extension in 2015 and played last 2 seasons as shoe free agent.

Nick DePaula
Writer, @ESPN and @nicekicks

Believing he was in line for something closer to James Harden's $200 million deal with Adidas, Wall had turned down an eight-year, $66 million extensions in 2015 to test the shoe market.

He's actually been wearing an unleased shoe called the Crazy BYW in recent games.

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