The Wizards hosted a Special Olympics basketball game on the practice court at Verizon Center on Monday night. Since it wouldn’t be an official sporting event without “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Martell Webster and Garrett Temple stepped in and performed for the folks in attendance.
Not even the mic cutting out halfway through was enough to faze the duo, and they performed with gusto.
Here is their dramatic and heartfelt rendition, via Comcast SportsNet. Pay attention at the 0:50 mark for John Wall’s reaction.
Here is what Webster and Temple had to say about their singing debut.