Sacramento Kings rookie Marvin Bagley III had to be helped off the floor as he went to the locker room in the third quarter after suffering a knee injury in a collision with Milwaukee Bucks point guard Malcolm Brogdon.
Marvin Bagley III (left knee sprain) will not return. An MRI is scheduled for tomorrow.- Sacramento Kings (@SacramentoKings) February 28, 2019
The team announced shortly after that Bagley III had suffered a knee sprain and would not return to the game, with an MRI scheduled for Thursday.
Marvin Bagley gets carried off the floor after an apparent knee injury 🙏 pic.twitter.com/YIb6gtkjwN- Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) February 28, 2019
Bagley III is enjoying a productive rookie season, averaging 14 points per game, 7.2 rebounds and one block, shooting 51.3% from the floor in just 24.9 minutes per game.
The number two pick in the 2018 NBA draft missed 11 games earlier this season with back spasms and a knee injury.