John Wall, Yi Jianlian sidelined

Updated: November 17, 2010, 6:50 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- Washington Wizards rookie guard John Wall, the top overall draft pick last spring, and center Yi Jianlian will both be out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Boston Celtics.

Wizards coach Flip Saunders made the announcement. Both players will be missing their second straight game.

Wall, averaging 18.1 points and 9.8 assists per game, is sidelined with a sprained left foot. The 7-foot Jianlian has a bruised right knee. He is averaging 7.6 points and 3.1 rebounds.


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