The world could have to wait some time for Zion Williamson’s NBA debut.
The Pelicans rookie is predicted to miss “a period of weeks” to start the common season as he recovers from a knee injury, ESPN reported Friday.
A extreme injury has been dominated out for Zion Williamson’s proper knee, however he’s anticipated to miss interval of weeks to start common season, league sources inform ESPN. Pels are clearly treating injury with an abundance of warning however there’s no scarcity of confidence on full restoration.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) October 18, 2019
The workforce said Thursday that Williamson would miss the preseason finale in opposition to the Knicks due to “right knee soreness.” The No. 1 total choose didn’t make the journey to New York and was remaining in New Orleans to bear additional analysis.
Williamson averaged 23.three factors in 4 preseason video games.
New Orleans takes on New York in its ultimate preseason sport on Friday at eight p.m. ET. The workforce travels to Toronto to open its common season Tuesday at eight p.m. ET.