Beal scored 11 points on 4 of 13 shooting, as he missed all five of his three-point attempts in the game. He made up for his subpar shooting by continuing to distribute the ball well, finishing with four assists and only one turnover in 37 minutes, along with two rebounds in the 94-93 win.
Beal is shooting just 41.4 percent from the field over the last five games, but is still averaging 19.2 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game in that span.
Facing one of the league's best defenses, Beal poured in a career-high 37 points in 37 minutes. He shot 15 of 24 from the field and 5 of 7 at the free-throw line, while adding five rebounds and two assists in the loss.
Beal has struggled a bit since returning from a stress fracture, but is playing better recently. The second-year guard is averaging 18.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game over the last five.
Comcast SportsNet Washington reported that
Beal collided into a hard screen from Tim Duncan, but returned in the fourth quarter, scoring five points. Because he is still on a minutes restriction, Beal was held out of both overtime periods. He passed all his tests and should not be in danger of missing any game action.
"I had a little headache for a little second, but it went away once I got back out there. It definitely was a hard hit, but that definitely was not going to stop me from playing," Beal said.
Beal put up his second 20-point game in a row Wednesday against the
Beal took a while to get going after returning from a stress reaction, but is putting together a solid run right now. He is averaging 17.0 points, 4.4 assists and 4.2 rebounds per game over the last five.
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