The Wizards begin a four-game road trip without Bradley Beal.
The Wizards are counting on his recovery from a back injury to help with their defensive rebounding. Bradley Beal's status, however, remains in doubt.
"John [Wall] and I, we both have to," Beal said. "We’re thrust into that position, but I think we’re ready for it."
Wizards shooting guard is among 18 NBA players to participate in Aug. 1 game in Johannesburg.
Beal (ankle) practiced Monday, but Wall (wrist) didn't.
Wall (wrist) decalred himself be ready for Game 2, but Beal (ankle) was less certain.
Explaining how the Wizards rallied from 12 down in the second half to steal game 1.
Will it be the Hawks or the Nets? And will the Eastern Conference semifinals begin Sunday or Wednesday?
Beal played a season under Donovan at Florida.
The four-game sweep was the first in Wizards franchise history.