According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, former NBA No. 2 pick Michael Beasley is returning to professional basketball and will sign a seven-figure deal with the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association.
Michael Beasley, 33, played 11 seasons for 7 teams, including the Miami Heat and Milwaukee Bucks. He averaged 12.4 points and 4.7 rebounds in 609 regular-season games. Beasley last played in the NBA for the Los Angeles Lakers in 2019.