The Wizards don't have an easy assignment for their last game going into the All-Star break. The Rockets have won six in a row and nine of their last 11 games.
Despite a hot night for Beal, the Wizards fall to the Grizzlies.
Even though the NBA is currently loaded with strong point guards, the Wizards can't afford to lose that battle on most nights. Seeing as they have John Wall, that's not normally an issue.
Bradley Beal piled up points, the most in any game of the second-year guard's NBA career. Yet except for portions of the second half, the perimeter threat didn't receive much offensive help.
It wouldn't be a career night without a handful of impressive plays. Here, Bradley Beal goes up and under to avoid the defender and finish the layup.