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Report: Kings' Kevin Huerter (hamstring) day-to-day

Kevin Huerter, the Kings' leader in 3-pointers made this season, suffered the injury in a win vs. Brooklyn on March 16.

Kevin Huerter is averaging 15.0 ppg and 3.2 rpg this season.

Sacramento Kings guard Kevin Huerter got a measure of good news on Friday regarding his right hamstring injury. Per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the MRI of Huerter’s injury came back clean and he will be day-to-day.

Huerter was scoreless in six minutes of Thursday’s eventual 101-96 road win against the Brooklyn Nets. He left the game with the injury after limping following a missed shot in the first quarter.

The victory assured the Kings of their first winning season since 2005-06 as they inch closer to their first playoff berth since that season.

Aside from leading the Kings in 3-pointers made (180), Huerter ranks fourth on the team this season in scoring (15.0 ppg) and is averaging 3.2 rpg, 2.9 apg and 1.1 spg as well. He is shooting a career-best both overall (48.7%) and from 3-point range (40.8%) in 2022-23, his first with the Kings after arriving via an offseason trade with the Atlanta Hawks.

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.