At a charity event that was recently held in the city of Washington, one of the most sought-after free agents in the next market, Bradley Beal, has acknowledged that he already knows where he will play next year, although for the moment he has preferred not to reveal which one it will be. their destination, reports the media The Athletic.
The Wizards player is still receiving a salary of 33.72 million dollars, and for the next 2022-23 campaign he has a player option of 36.42 million that he will reject to go out to free agency.
The capital franchise would take the lead, offering him a contract for the maximum salary allowed, that is, for 5 additional seasons and a total of 250 million dollars. Beal demanded efforts from the management, and in the winter market Kristaps Porzingis arrived from the Dallas Mavericks. Despite the great signing that the Latvian meant, he would be demanding more moves to give him the opportunity to win in his current team, according to the latest rumors.
Other destinations that have been linked with Beal in recent months have been the Miami Heat, Philadelphia 76ers, New York Knicks and even the defending champion Golden State Warriors.
Regardless of where he ends up signing, in the aforementioned event he also assured that his recovery is on the right track, and that he will be ready to start the next preseason. It should be remembered that he decided to have surgery on his right wrist in February, and has been out since then. His averages were 23.2 points, 4.7 rebounds and 6.6 assists in 36 minutes per day.
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