SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Marvin Bagley III didn’t think it was a big deal when he missed Sacramento’s first game against Dallas and Luka Doncic three months ago because of a sore left knee.
Bagley had the same feeling after the two rookie stars finally crossed paths on an NBA court, too.
Bagley III had 22 points and 12 rebounds while outplaying Doncic, and the Kings beat the Mavericks 116-100 on Thursday night.
“It was fun,” Bagley said. “Everybody knows what he can do. He’s a great player. He’s been doing a lot of good things for his team but tonight we just had to lock in together and come out and play hard.”
Bagley was taken by Sacramento with the second overall pick in