Apr 9, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) reacts after hitting a 3-pointer during the fourth quarter against the Golden State Warriors at Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports

This summer Bradley Beal will be eligible to sign a contract extension with the Wizards and it appears that he leaning towards doing that, as reported by Ava Wallace of Washington Post.

The shooting guard, who will turn 29-years-old in June, has a player option for the next season worth $36 million but reportedly prefers signing an extension which is estimated to be worth $250 million.

This past season Beal averaged 23.2 points, 4.7 rebounds and 6.6 assists in 36 minutes per game. His season was cut short due to a wrist injury which.