NBA

Bradley Beal.

Watch: Wizards star Bradley Beal has a career-night with 42-point outburst

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Bradley Beal had a career-night against the Phoenix Suns last night and showed the world why he signed such a lucrative contract in the summer.

The shooting guard signed a five-year deal worth $127,171,313 earlier this year and many believed that whilst he is a talented player, he had done precious little to prove himself as a max-player.

Dropping a career-high 42 points last night will go some way to silencing those doubters.

Beal went 5-of-10 from three-point range but was most impressive with his two-point jumpers.

The former Florida standout shot 63.6 percent from the field with 14-of-22 shooting. The Suns had no answers for his drives to the basket and Beal was finishing at will.

And when Phoenix did foul the third overall draft pick back in 2012, Beal was an efficient 9-of-11 from the charity stripe.

Beal is no doubt a talented performer, but reports emerged over the summer that he and backcourt partner, John Wall, don't exactly see eye-to-eye.

Wall, himself a former number one overall draft pick, did very little to calm those rumours and many believe they may be stunting each others growth.

However, with performances like this, maybe the future is bright in Washington after all. On the court, anyway.

Topics:
Michael Jordan
NBA
Washington Wizards
Southeast Division
Eastern Conference
Marcin Gortat
Michael Jordan
John Wall
Bradley Beal

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NBA Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again