Pelicans: Giving Zion an extension will be easy

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New Orleans Pelicans vice president of basketball operations David Griffin called Zion Williamson a top player and said it would be an “easy call” to offer him a big money extension. Williamson is eligible to sign a five-year, $181 million rookie-max extension this summer. But after missing the entire 2021-22 season with a broken right … Read more

Zion, authorized to train without restrictions

Zion authorized to train without restrictions

Zion Williamson was cleared to return to unrestricted game progression, the New Orleans Pelicans announced Thursday afternoon. The announcement clears the way for Williamson to go into unrestricted offseason workouts this summer as he prepares for the 2022-23 campaign. Williams missed the entire 2021-22 season after he broke the fifth metatarsal in his right foot … Read more

Zion (right foot) progresses; no return date

Zion right foot progresses no return date

The forward of the New Orleans Pelicans, Zion Williamsonhas progressed to being able to work full court, but there is no definitive timeline yet for his return to competitive play. Williamson participated in a pregame scrimmage with Pelicans player development coaches and a few other players, Pelicans coach Willie Green said Thursday before the game … Read more

Zion could still return this season, reveals stepfather

1649311690 Zion could still return this season reveals stepfather

the stepfather of Zion WilliamsonLee Anderson said he hopes the star power forward will return to play this season, but understands that it is a decision that must be made with the New Orleans Pelicans medical staff with an eye not only to the present but also to the future. Anderson made the comments Tuesday … Read more

In full rehabilitation, Zion publishes video turning it over

1648096510 In full rehabilitation Zion publishes video turning it over

The forward of the New Orleans Pelicans, Zion Williamsonhas tried to keep a low profile on social media as he rehabs from a broken right foot that has sidelined him for the entire 2021-22 season. That changed Tuesday night. Williamson posted a 5-second clip to his Instagram story showing him at the Pelicans’ facility launching … Read more

Zion Williamson, the player who earns more from endorsements than from his salary

1648026976 Zion Williamson the player who earns more from endorsements than

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans is on the court before the start of the NBA game against the memphis grizzlies at the Smoothie King Center on November 13, 2021 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images) Zion Williamson caused a lot of expectation since before reaching … Read more

Pelicans: Zion Williamson’s injured foot improves

Pelicans Zion Williamsons injured foot improves

The fractured right foot of Zion Williamson shows signs of “enhanced bone healing,” the New Orleans Pelicans said in a statement Wednesday afternoon. The team added that while Williamson will gradually progress to full weight lifting exercises and basketball activities, he will remain out indefinitely. 2 Related Williamson has not played this season due to … Read more

Redick: Zion is not a good teammate

1645614870 Redick Zion is not a good teammate

New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson has been absent from the court this season due to a foot injury, but according to JJ Redick, Williamson was absent as a teammate during their time together in the NBA. “There’s a responsibility that you have as an athlete when you play a team sport to be fully … Read more

Zion receives foot injection for ‘frustrating’ injury

Zion receives foot injection for frustrating injury

METAIRIE, La. – The New Orleans Pelicans announced that Zion williamson he received an injection in his right foot to help the bones heal. Williamson will be reassessed in 4-6 weeks once more images of the foot can be obtained. Earlier this week, he traveled to Los Angeles to meet with Dr. Richard Ferkel of … Read more