Age: 25 Height: 6-5 Weight: 207 lbs School: Florida
Wizards guard Bradley Beal was packing boxes with canned goods on Friday at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina in Charlotte, North Carolina when one of the greatest players in basketball history ducked through the door and made his way down the warehouse aisles, shaking hands and taking pictures. Beal is an NBA All-Star and was one of the headliners of an All-Star weekend charity event. And he had found himself in the presence of a legend, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Washington Wizards star Bradley Beal acted as a recruiter during the NBA All-Star weekend. The Wizards – who entered the break with a 24-34 record – traded Otto Porter Jr and Markieff Morris before the trade deadline. Washington trail the Detroit Pistons by three-and-a-half games for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
As usual, LeBron James knows what's up when it comes to basketball.
NBA Twitter was taken aback on Monday night when Bradley Beal apparently traveled while trying to avoid Blake Griffin as the Washington Wizards took on the Detroit Pistons. Beal was driving toward the basket when Griffin jumped in front of him, prompting Beal to lose control the ball and stutter step before finally dishing out to a teammate. On Tuesday morning, the NBRA said, through their Twitter account, that Beal did not travel thanks to his loss of possession.
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal was given a free pass to travel earlier this week. Now he's joking that it could come back to bite him hard: Anyone who has seen the play knows it was a travel. It was one of the more obvious non-called travels you could think of. Even Beal himself has made it