September 27, 2021 | 4:02 pm EDT Update
Quinton Mayo: I don’t think it will be. We’re going to play basketball and do that at the highest level. We have protocols and things in place to make sure we’re taken care of and tested regularly. – Bradley Beal on his vaccination status being a distraction
Ben Rohrbach: Bradley Beal on his bout with COVID-19, which cost him the Olympics: “I didn’t get sick at all. I lost my smell. That’s it.” Beal adds that no one will talk about adverse reactions to the vaccine and how it impacts player health. No NBA player has missed time due to the vaccine.
Quinton Mayo: This happens every year. Players are going to talk. I wasn’t in the same headspace that he was out. We had great conversations leading up to it…I’m happy for him, we had good convos. – Bradley Beal on the report that Russell Westbrook asked him to request out of D.C.