Zion Williamson

John Healy
October 21, 2019 - 3:24 pm
The NBA is a star-driven league, but many players are already budding stars before they even play their first professional game. Whether or not they continue to live up to that status and expectations is different from everyone, but we take a look at who some of the most hyped NBA prospects of all...
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John Healy
October 18, 2019 - 1:25 pm
Zion Williamson has yet to play a game in the NBA, and already there are some concerns lingering about his health and longevity. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft will miss a period of weeks due to a knee injury, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The good news is that the New...
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AP Photo/Steve Marcus
July 07, 2019 - 11:09 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Zion Williamson's summer league is over. The New Orleans Pelicans announced Saturday that the No. 1 pick in this year's NBA draft will not play any more at the Summer League in Las Vegas because of a bruised left knee. The team stressed the move is precautionary. "Zion will move...
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Zion Williamson flexes at Duke.
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June 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Duke forward Zion Williamson is expected to be the No. 1 overall pick taken by the New Orleans Pelicans in Thursday's NBA Draft. Williamson is a 6-foot-7, 285-pound forward form Salisbury, North Carolina. He began playing AAU basketball when he was just five years old, playing on a team of nine...
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver at the podium of the 2018 NBA Draft.
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June 19, 2019 - 4:21 pm
Even though the 2019-20 NBA title odds have dominated the betting conversation after the Pelicans shipped off Anthony Davis to the Lakers, wagering on the draft provides an enticing way to watch the four-hour event. Duke product Zion Williamson is the obvious favorite to be selected first overall...
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June 02, 2019 - 12:18 pm
TORONTO (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he has already offered presumed No. 1 overall draft pick Zion Williamson advice on enjoying the process of entering the league. Silver, who appears on the latest episode of PodcastOne Sports Now with AP Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds, also says he...
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Zion Williamson of Duke lets out a yell on the court during the 2018-19 season.
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May 15, 2019 - 1:49 pm
( 97.1 The Ticket ) When the New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, it appeared presumptive No. 1 pick Zion Williamson expressed a bit of disappointment. One report said Williamson wanted to go to the New York Knicks . If Williamson doesn't want to play in New Orleans, he...
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