Michael Beasley discusses bruise

Updated: October 11, 2013, 11:30 PM ET
By Michael Wallace | ESPN.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The medical treatment Miami Heat forward Michael Beasley required after a preseason game against the Detroit Pistons wasn't for a self-inflicted punch, the team said Friday.

Beasley needed treatment to reduce swelling above his eye following Thursday's game against Detroit, and reports initially said the reason was that he struck himself in the face out of frustration for mistakes on the court.

Beasley said Friday he did hit himself as he ran back down ...

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