Alex Len
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The Sacramento Kings are hopeful Alex Len will play in the restart of the NBA this week.

Len, who has been averaging 8.3 points and six rebounds this season, had tested positive for the coronavirus and is now trying to get back to shape.

“We are hopeful. He’s working hard. But he hasn’t joined any 5-on-5 drills yet. We’re hopeful that we’ll have him when the games start but there’s a chance, we don’t,” Kings’ head coach, Luke Walton, said in a zoom call, via