Bradley Beal (personal reasons) out vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Published November 15, 2021, 10:00 AMNBA.com News Services

The Wizards will play on as Beal continues to mourn following the recent death of his grandmother.

Washington Wizards star Bradley Beal will miss Tuesday’s (PHT) home game with the New Orleans Pelicans for personal reasons, the team announced.

It will mark Beal’s second straight absence following the recent death of his grandmother. The Wizards beat Orlando in the first contest, boosting their East-leading record to 9-3.

Beal, 28, leads the Wizards in scoring at 23.3 points per game to go with 5.5 rebounds, 5.6 assists and 1.2 steals.