Ranking all 25 Duke basketball players in the NBA this season

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Former Duke basketball one-and-done Marvin Bagley III, now with the Sacramento Kings (Photo by Jacob Kupferman/Getty Images) /

Scouting Report. Pick Analysis. Forward. 9. player. 84. 2nd NBA season. Marvin Bagley III

  • Games played this season: 13
  • Games started this season: 6
  • Minutes per game: 25.7
  • Points per game: 14.2
  • Rebounds per game: 7.5
  • Assists per game: 0.8
  • Blocks per game: 0.9
  • Steals per game: 0.5
  • FG percentage: 46.7
  • 3-point percentage: 18.2
  • FT percentage: 80.6

A broken thumb one game into his sophomore NBA campaign. A midfoot sprain in December. A reaggravation of the sprain four games into his return from that. All the setbacks have cost former Duke basketball one-and-done sensation Marvin Bagley III roughly 75 percent of the season thus far.

And with the Sacramento Kings playing it safe when it comes to the 20-year-old former No. 2 overall pick and future of the franchise, the word as of late is that he may miss the remainder of the season as a precaution. When healthy, though, the 6-foot-11, 240-pound power forward has shown flashes of a future All-Star; after all, not many can match his lightning reaction time on putbacks, light feet, and soft touch.

Now, he has this next former Blue Devil as a new teammate…