Bradley Beal wins 2019 Community Assist honor
ABS-CBN Sports on Jun 25, 2019 10:20 AM
SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 24: Bradley Beal (C) accepts the NBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by Kaiser Permanente onstage during the 2019 NBA Awards presented by Kia at Barker Hangar on June 24, 2019 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Turner Sports)
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards has received the NBA Cares Community Assist honor at the NBA Awards.
The guard accepted the award accompanied by two young boys he has worked with in the Washington area.
Beal urged his fellow NBA players to give back to youth, calling them the future. He reminded the league that kids look up to the players as role models "whether we like it or not."