Beal averaged 17.1 points per game last season and said before the preseason started that he and point guard John Wall are the best backcourt in the NBA.
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"I think we're definitely the best backcourt in the league," Beal said. "Just in terms of what we're capable of doing, the confidence that we have in that. At the same time we got to prove it."
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