Bradley Beal RUMORS & NEWS

  • 3d
    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Bradley Beal went through shootaround and said the shoulder feels fine but he wasn't sure if he'll play tonight. My guess is he will.

  • Bradley Beal returns to practice, could play against Detroit on Saturday

    Bullets Forever "Bradley Beal has missed the last three Wizards game due to a mild shoulder injury suffered in the Wizards blowout lost against the Atlanta Hawks on November 16, 2015. Beal practiced full speed in practice today and could suit against the Pistons tomorrow. Though the initial injury itself was..." November 20

  • 10d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    Witt on Beal playing tonight: "Hes going to get banged around (during warmups) and we'll see" #WizardsTalk #NBA #WizMagic @CSNWizards

  • 10d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    Beal (left shoulder) didn't practice today. Getting treatment #WizardsTalk #NBA #WizMagic @CSNWizards

  • 13d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    Beal says hes "optimistic" about playing Sat vs #Magic #WizardsTalk #NBA @CSNWizards

  • 14d
    Washington Wizards @WashWizards

    Bradley Beal (shoulder) OUT tonight vs. Thunder #WizThunder

  • Wizards waiting to share details on injured Bradley Beal

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Exactly how severe is Bradley Beal's left shoulder injury after a collision in Saturday's 114-99 loss to the Atlanta Hawks won't be known until he goes through complete evaluation, team officials said, and they're likely to have an answer Sunday. "I have no idea," coach Randy Wittman responded..." November 09

  • Bradley Beal agrees with Kevin Durant: Wizards fans cheering for Durant is ‘disrespectful’

    Washington Post "The last time Kevin Durant and his Oklahoma City Thunder descended on Verizon Center, back on Jan. 22, the game itself, a thrilling Thunder overtime victory, was a mere sideshow to the unusual scene surrounding the event. At front and center was the Summer of Durant, even though his foray into..." November 09

  • Bradley Beal suffered a shoulder contusion, no major damage done

    CBS Sports "While hustling after a loose ball to avoid a turnover, Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal collided with Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague in the fourth quarter of Saturday's game. Teague's knee slammed into the shoulder of Beal, causing a considerable amount of pain. Beal stayed in the game,..." November 09

  • Wizards' Bradley Beal hurts left shoulder, undergoes X-rays

    CBS Sports "Hitting big shots and having a stellar start to the season, Bradley Beal has been looking like a potential first-time All-Star. But unfortunately for Beal and the Washington Wizards, an apparent shoulder injury may now force him to miss a significant amount of time. Against the Atlanta Hawks on..." November 08

  • Wizards Won't Sign Bradley Beal To Extension

    Real GM Basketball "Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards will not agree upon a contract extension. The Wizards are maximizing their cap space in order to pursue a maximum level free agent in 2016. " November 02

  • Agent: Bradley Beal, Wizards to end contract talks until next summer

    ESPN "The Washington Wizards and guard Bradley Beal have tabled contract talks until next summer, his agent told on Monday. Agent Mark Bartelstein said that waiting until the summer, when Beal will be a restricted free agent, is a decision that "makes better sense for both..." November 02

  • Bradley Beal: ‘Nobody can stop me. Plain and simple.’

    Washington Post "In April, an unrecognizable Bradley Beal, an irritable and brash version, surfaced in a halftime interview during the Washington Wizards’ victory over the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series. “They think that we’re some punks,” Beal proclaimed, his..." October 31

  • Extension talks between Wizards, Beal haven't progressed much

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Aside from the regular-season about to begin for the Wizards in less than 24 hours, the clock also is ticking on coming to terms with Bradley Beal on an extension to his rookie deal. But just as in July, August and last month, the situation remains unchanged, has been told by..." October 28

  • Is this the year Bradley Beal finally breaks out?

    The Score "Bradley Beal has been on the precipice of greatness the past few seasons, but has struggled to move himself past the label of simply being "really good" for his position. He's revered for being one-half of arguably the greatest backcourt in the NBA (along with John Wall) for the Washington..." October 23

  • 57d
    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Beal on contract: “My agent is dealing with it and I’m not worried about it.“

  • Bradley Beal says Wizards have not offered him a contract extension

    CBS Sports "A big story around the Washington Wizards for the next nine months will be their assumed goal of trying to lure Kevin Durant to the Washington, D.C. area in free agency. Durant is from that neck of the woods, and with all of the stories about LeBron James going back home to Cleveland and Carmelo..." September 28

  • Extension talks between Bradley Beal and the Wizards aren’t progressing. That might be for the best for both sides.

    Washington Post "Training camp is rapidly approaching, but the Washington Wizards‘ off-season activity may not be complete because Bradley Beal’s contract situation remains unanswered. The negotiating period for a contract extension, which would kick in for the 2016-17 season, opened July 1 and closes on..." September 11

  • Report: Bradley Beal wants a max contract, but Wizards aren’t willing to giving him one now

    Pro Basketball Talk "Bradley Beal and the Wizards are reportedly at an impasse in contract-extension negotiations. This explains why. J. Michael of CSN Washington: Bradley Beal has made it clear. He thinks he’s a max player, and that’s what he wants. I’ve talked to people on both sides all offseason about..." August 25

  • Wizards, Bradley Beal not progressing much on contract extension

    CSN Washington "The Wizards and Bradley Beal don't appear to be any closer to reaching terms on an extension -- the window is open until the start of the 2015-16 regular season -- with both sides downplaying to during the past few weeks about the progress of talks. The good thing for them, of..." August 17

  • Can Washington get Bradley Beal to take less than a max contract extension?

    Pro Basketball Talk "Is Bradley Beal a max player? The answer isn’t simple. Remember that there are levels of max player (nobody is saying Beal is Anthony Davis). Beal is both looking for an extension of his rookie deal and certainly a core part of Washington’s future. Those kinds of guys get max money. On the down..." August 05

  • Make that two Wizards who have accepted Team USA invites

    CSN Washington "Bradley Beal will have his backcourt mate, John Wall, when USA Basketball holds camp next week after the point guard formally accepted the invite, was told by a person with knowledge of the situation Tuesday evening. Wall, who recently recovered from multiple non-displaced..." August 04

  • Wizards' offseason slows but Bradley Beal still on clock

    CSN Washington "The roster shuffling and transactions appear to be complete for the Wizards, who are unlikely to make any other moves before they reconvene in a few months for training camp for the 2015-16 season. All 15 roster spots have been settled with guaranteed deals though they can carry as many as 20 in..." July 22

  • Serious talks open for Bradley Beal's contract extension

    CSN Washington "Now that the most of the heavy-lifting has been dealt with in free agency, the Wizards will begin serious talks with Bradley Beal regarding a contract extension, has confirmed with two people with knowledge of the situation. Contacted early Sunday, agent Mark Bartelstein said..." July 13

  • 145d
    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    #Wizards & Bradley Beal's camp have begun discussion about an extension, I'm told. I spoke to Beal today and he believes he's a max player.

  • 204d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    Beal looks OK. Right ankle did not require an MRI but he's getting up shots #WizardsTalk #NBA @CSNWizards #WizHawks

  • 205d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    BTW, Beal had an X-Ray on his right ankle. Came back negative. #WizardsTalk @CSNWizards #NBA #WizHawks

  • Bradley Beal on Billy Donovan: 'I think he'll definitely leave' for NBA

    CBS Sports "Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal, who played for Billy Donovan at Florida, thinks that his former college coach will make the jump to the NBA. Beal appeared on the Dan Patrick Show on Friday, and he was asked what kind of pro coach Donovan would make. "I think he'd be great," Beal..." April 18

  • 244d
    Chris Miller @cmillscsn

    Bradley Beal is out for the rest of the game with a sprain right ankle. #WizardsTalk

  • 260d
    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Beal is playing tonight as expected. He said he’ll be on same minutes restriction. Low 30s which isn’t much of a restriction.

  • Bradley Beal hopes to play Friday against 76ers

    Washington Post "Bradley Beal made the trip to Minnesota with the Washington Wizards, put on a pair of shorts, and did some work before the Wizards’ 20-point loss to the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday. While he sat out the defeat, he said he hopes to return Friday against the Philadelphia 76ers. Beal..." February 26

  • 279d
    David Aldridge @daldridgetnt

    Source says Bradley Beal's stress reaction much improved, but Friday's game vs. Cavs might be too ambitious for return. Soon after, though.

  • Wizards expect to find out severity of Beal's injury soon

    CSN Washington "The Wizards are back at work Wednesday evening when they practice and could have a positive update on the status of Bradley Beal, who has a "mild" stress reaction in his lower right leg for the third time in his third season. Head trainer Eric Waters still has to return to help with the..." February 17

  • 286d
    Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt

    Wizards G Bradley Beal has mild stress reaction in his lower right fibula and will be re-evaluated after the All-Star break.

  • 292d
    Chris Miller @cmillscsn

    Bradley Beal is out with a sore right big toe

  • Wizards’ Bradley Beal: ‘We are pretty soft right now’

    Washington Post "The Washington Wizards lost again Monday night, a 92-88 defeat to the Charlotte Hornets, and have lost three straight games for the second time in just over a month. Once 22-8, they are 9-10 since Dec. 30 and nine games behind the surging Atlanta Hawks in the Southeast Division standings. The..." February 03

  • League executives expect Bradley Beal to demand max money

    CBS Sports "Real GM's up-and-coming reporter Shams Charania reports that league executives believe that Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal will garner a max extension or offer in free agenc, and that the Wizards will shell out for however much it runs them. As league executives believe in Beal's ability..." November 27

  • Bradley Beal's Rise A Credit To Unique Blend Of Talent, Maturation

    Real GM Basketball "For Bradley Beal, the progression of his talent and skill only needed to balance a properly structured upbringing. His parents and brothers had carefully sculpted a maturity beyond his years, reminding him of the people whom he’d require in life’s quest for intellect. From the moment Beal entered..." November 27

  • Bradley Beal isn't being ruled out vs. Mavericks

    CSN Washington "Now Bradley Beal is past his second day of full-contact practices, the path to playing for the Wizards looks clearer with three games this week. Even Wednesday's vs. the Dallas Mavericks isn't being ruled out yet. "I can't answer that," Wizards coach Randy Wittman said when asked about Beal's..." November 19

  • 385d
    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Injury updates: Wittman said Beal will see NYC doc next week for scheduled visit. Webster still rehabbing. No setbacks, but no progress.

  • 406d
    J. Michael @JMichaelCSN

    As I reported yesterday here, Beal's option officially picked up for 2015-16. Otto's too @CSNMA @CSNWizards #WizardsTalk

  • Wizards lose Bradley Beal 6-8 weeks with wrist fracture

    CSN Washington "The Wizards' season already is in a tailspin before it begins. The team learned Saturday that Bradley Beal's left wrist is indeed fractured and likely will be out 6-8 weeks, though that has yet to be confirmed until after the procedure, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed to..." October 12

  • Bradley Beal injures wrist in Wizards’preseason loss

    Washington Post "The Washington Wizards’ three-game, six-day road trip to open their preseason slate concluded in ugly fashion Friday with a 99-86 loss to the Charlotte Hornets at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. The lopsided affair was the Wizards’ first loss of the preseason, but the most troubling result occurred..." October 11

  • Wizards’ Bradley Beal expected to miss time with wrist injury

    Washington Post "Washington Wizards starting shooting guard Bradley Beal is expected to miss some time after injuring his left wrist in Friday’s preseason loss to the Hornets, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The person described Beal’s injury as “not good” after he underwent an MRI..." October 11

  • Bradley Beal thinks Wizards have best backcourt, Dion Waiters disagrees

    CBS Sports "Everyone else was saying it, so Bradley Beal joined in. "We're definitely the best backcourt in the league," the third-year shooting guard said at Washington Wizards media day Monday. So that was that. Beal and point guard John Wall swaggered through an endless series of interviews and photo..." September 30

  • Wall, Beal among Team USA's cuts

    ESPN "Team USA will on Tuesday formally announce the release of Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap from its FIBA World Cup roster, sources with knowledge of the moves say. USA Basketball has scheduled a Tuesday 2 p.m. ET teleconference so..." August 05

  • Bradley Beal says Trevor Ariza ‘up in the air’ about return to Wizards

    Washington Post "For the first month after the Washington Wizards‘ season ended in the Eastern Conference semifinals, Bradley Beal tried separating himself from basketball, his first love. Not only did the Wizards guard not touch a basketball, but he barely watched the playoffs, as the sight of other teams vying..." July 03

  • Analyst: Wizards should go for Love - even if cost is Beal

    CSN Washington "Earlier today we posted an article about Kevin Love trade rumors involving Klay Thompson with thoughts on how a similar deal involving the Wizards and Bradley Beal might work. The post included tweets from my friend and colleague Dan Feldman, who covers the NBA for and runs..." June 21

  • Bradley Beal, Trevor Ariza lift Wizards to Game 1 victory over Pacers, 102-96

    Washington Post "Washington’s basketball franchise hadn’t experienced the pleasure of winning a second-round playoff game since the Reagan administration. It hadn’t won a game of any kind in Indiana since George W. Bush was in office. But when the Wizards arrived at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Monday for their..." May 06

  • Wizards must exercise extreme caution with Beal

    CSN Washington "Playing on the road makes the NBA unpredictable, especially when its two games in three days and a team, such as the Wizards, is coming off a triple-overtime game. Injuries and minutes restrictions are concerns for coach Randy Wittman, who is going to have a juggling act on his hands particularly..." February 28