Sacramento Kings’ Marvin Bagley (hand) cleared to resume activities

February 15, 2021; Sacramento, California, USA; Sacramento Kings forward Marvin Bagley III (35) during the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets at Golden 1 Center. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

The Sacramento Kings announced Thursday that big man Marvin Bagley III has been cleared to resume basketball activities.

Bagley has been sidelined since March 15 with a broken bone (fourth metacarpal) in his left hand.

“A return to game action will be updated as appropriate,” the team said in a news release.

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Including Wednesday’s 128-125 win against the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Kings are 9-11 in his absence.

The third-year player averaged 13.9 points and 7.4 rebounds in 37 games (all starts) before sustaining the injury.

Bagley, 22, was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. His career averages include 14.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 25.5 minutes in 112 games (47 starts).

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