Bradley Beal has scored 40 points in two consecutive games, but it's his efficiency that has helped him stand out among the league's elite this season.
On Wednesday against the Celtics, Beal went for 44 points on 17-27 shooting (62.9 percent) and on Friday in Minnesota, he scored 44 points on 15-22 from the field (68.2 percent).
If you add in his 46-point outing against the Rockets where he made 14-of-20 (70 percent), that's three times the Wizards star has scored 40 points and shot over 6o percent from the field.
So far this season, only four other players, Pascal Siakam, Trae Young, Devin Booker and Brandon Ingram have turned in games like that. None of them have done it more than once.
The Wizards offense is for real, ranking in the top-6 in efficiency after 10 games. You can credit the plethora of offense-first players Washington has, but everything starts and ends with Beal.
A hot shooting streak was also bound to happen for Beal. He came into Friday shooting 43 percent from the floor and 32 percent from three. As Beal progresses to his means shooting the ball, his scoring number will only go up, and his case for All-NBA will get even stronger.
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