The Sacramento Kings have agreed to sign Chimezie Metu to a multi-year deal.

“Chimezie has worked hard this season and done a terrific job to earn his place on the team,” said Monte McNair. “He provides toughness and energy to the group. We are happy to watch his career develop in a Kings uniform.”

During the 2020-21 season, Metu has appeared in 28 games (no starts) with the Kings, averaging 5.1 points (.556 FG%, .690 FT%), 2.5 rebounds and 10.2 minutes per game.