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It’s no secret Marvin Bagley’s profession with the Kings has gotten off to a rocky begin, a begin made even worse over the previous yr with Bagley’s household getting concerned in wanting the massive man shipped out of Sacramento and, extra just lately, with the previous Duke standout himself eradicating point out of the Kings on his social media pages and, even worse, liking a tweet from a fan saying “we acquired to get Marvin Bagley out of Sacramento”.

How did Bagley reply to the current drama surrounding his utilization of social media?

Not properly, if you happen to’re a decision-maker for the Kings (by way of the Sacramento Bee):

Kings ahead Marvin Bagley III doesn’t perceive why followers acquired so upset when he favored a tweet saying “we gotta get @MB3FIVE outta Sac” and eliminated any point out of the Kings from his social media bios. Bagley addressed his newest social media controversy on an episode of the “Midway Respectable Pod,” saying he can do no matter he desires on his private Twitter profile. “To start with, it’s my Twitter, bro,” Bagley mentioned. “It’s my Twitter. It has my identify on it. I can like no matter I select and please, and no matter I really feel like liking.”

For a participant with maturity questions surrounding him like Bagley, these feedback are the other of what you needed to listen to if you happen to’re somebody with a vested curiosity within the huge man to succeed as a King.

Bagley would go on to say him liking that tweet got here from a spot of frustration after watching Trae Younger explode for almost 50 in a current playoff sport, and would proceed:

“… For me, personally, my private objectives and the place I’m attempting to get to in my profession, I’ve acquired to make it occur. I’ve acquired to do the whole lot I’ve acquired to do to make it occur. I feel liking that tweet, that’s the place that got here from and it’s what it’s. Individuals (are) going to take it and run with it. It’s what it’s. I did it. It’s my Twitter. I can like and do no matter I need on my account. I’m not hurting no one. I’m not harming no one, however you already know the way the followers take stuff and wish to run with one thing.”

At the very least Bagley is taking some private accountability there.

Regardless, it’s not shocking to seek out out from that very same article that the Kings “explored their choices” relating to a Bagley commerce on the deadline this previous yr, although had been unable to seek out one thing “equitable” on the market, in line with beat reporter Jason Anderson.

The rocky begin for Bagley and the Kings continues, and issues may get even uglier till the younger frontcourt participant takes much more accountability for the early shortcomings of his profession.

If he doesn’t, Sacramento may very properly resolve to commerce him for cents on the greenback this very offseason.

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