zion williamsonthe number 1 of the 2019 Drafthe is forgetting his physical problems and has signed numbers in the NBA that have not been seen since Michael Jordan.
The powerful power forward of the Pelicans achieved 23 points, 8 rebounds, 8 assists, 3 blocks and 1 steal in the victory of the New Orleans franchise against the Thunder.
“I always try to play basketball the right way. I figure if there are three guys on me, two teammates should be open,” Williamson said after the game, highlighting his 8 basket passes.
With these 23 points, the former Duke player reaches 2,574 points in his first 100 NBA games, the most scored in the league since Michael Jordan scored 2,721 points in the same games.
Zion Williamson, who is 22 years old, is averaging 22.4 points, 6.3 rebounds and 3.7 assists in his 14 games with the Pelicans this season.
Zion Williamson: “I would have liked to have played every game. But it helped me grow as a man”
“It’s been a long journey, but would I have wanted it to be like that? Absolutely not. I would have liked to have played every game. But in the end, it helped me grow mentally and spiritually as a man,” Williamson said, recalling his long history of injuries that only allowed him to play 24 games his first season Y 61 the second. Their third year in the NBA was spent in white due to a broken foot that forced him to undergo surgery play basketball again 503 days later.
Zion Williamson is looking great, and some rust is still coming off. He’s getting better and better the more he plays.”
“Zion Williamson is great, and some rust is still coming off. He’s getting better and better the more he plays,” Willie Green said of his charge.