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Giannis Antetokounmpo says the Zion Williamson has put the NBA on notice: 'The whole league knows you're going to be a beast'

Zion Williamson, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, erupted for 17 points in a three-minute span in his NBA debut to captivate the basketball world and showcase his exceptional talent. After the game, reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo said of …

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9:46am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Zion Williamson's NBA debut showcased a skill he said he had to work on while injured because he couldn't do anything else

Zion Williamson made his NBA debut on Wednesday, scoring 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting, including 4-of-4 from three-point range. Williamson's hot shooting from the outside, considered a weakness, surprised most observers, but he said after the game that spot-…

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9:20am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Zion Williamson told New Orleans head coach Alvin Gentry to 'leave me in' during sensational debut, but the Pelicans' medical staff wouldn't let him

Zion Williamson asked New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry to "leave me in" down the stretch of his NBA debut because "I can win the game for this team." The Pelicans trailed by eight in the fourth quarter before he exploded for 17 points in a three-m…

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9:01am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Zion Williamson's exceptional debut provides Pelicans hope

Zion Williamson's exceptional debut provides Pelicans hope

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1:09am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Zion Williamson erupted for 17 consecutive points in an electrifying 3-minute span during an NBA debut for the ages

Zion Williamson was worth the wait. After a slow start in his NBA debut, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft erupted for 17 points in a three-minute span to captivate the basketball world and showcase his exceptional talent. Williamson finished the g…

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10:27pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Pelicans' Zion Williamson Says Playing with Restriction Was 'Very Hard' in Debut

Zion Williamson was living in the moment during his NBA regular-season debut Wednesday night, which his New Orleans Pelicans lost 121-117 to the visiting San Antonio Spurs at the Smoothie King Center...

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10:25pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Jrue Holiday Calls Zion Williamson's Pelicans Debut 'Pretty Elite'

New Orleans Pelicans veteran guard Jrue Holiday was the man of the hour after matching his season-high with 36 points against the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday evening. Holiday saw the spotlight shift and fixate squarely on Pelicans rookie No...

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10:15pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Top Reactions to Zion Williamson's Epic NBA Debut with Pelicans

The NBA has been waiting for 2019 No. 1 overall pick Zion Williamson to make his regular-season debut. The 19-year-old New Orleans Pelicans forward made the wait worthwhile Wednesday night...

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9:37pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Watch Zion Williamson's 4th-Quarter Dominance vs. Spurs in NBA Debut

Get used to hearing this: Zion Williamson dominated. The New Orleans Pelicans ' 2019 No. 1 overall pick bucketed 17 fourth-quarter points, including four three-pointers, in his ...

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9:19pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Zion Williamson is making his NBA debut in special Air Jordans that are not yet available to the public

Zion Williamson will make his NBA debut with the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday. Williamson will also debut a new pair of Air Jordan XXXIV's. The "Bayou Boys" edition of the Jordans won't be available to the public until March. Williamson reportedly signed…

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5:35pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Is Ja Morant's Rookie of the Year Hardware Safe from Zion Williamson?

As the NBA braces for the unveiling of the New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 overall pick, we openly wonder: Can Zion Williamson leapfrog Ja Morant in the Rookie of the Year race? Are we getting overzealous? Probably...

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4:27am PST - January 22nd, 2020

Video: Watch Zion Williamson's Message to Pelicans Fans Ahead of NBA Debut

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson 's highly anticipated NBA debut will occur Wednesday at home against the San Antonio Spurs , and the 2018-19 Naismith Men's Player ...

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5:00pm PST - January 21st, 2020

Jrue Holiday scores 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies' win streak

Jrue Holiday scores 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies' win streak

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5:04pm PST - January 20th, 2020

Holiday has 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies' win streak 126-116

Holiday has 36, Pelicans snap Grizzlies' win streak 126-116

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5:04pm PST - January 20th, 2020

Brandon Ingram, Jrue Holiday Lead Pelicans to 126-116 Victory over Grizzlies

The New Orleans Pelicans snapped the Memphis Grizzlies' NBA -best eight-game winning streak by topping them 126-116 at FedEx Forum Monday night. The Pels previously ended the Utah Jazz's 10-game winning streak on Thursday, Jan...

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4:32pm PST - January 20th, 2020

Ingram helps Pelicans stop Jazz's 10-game win streak

Ingram helps Pelicans stop Jazz's 10-game win streak

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8:49pm PST - January 16th, 2020

David Griffin: Zion Williamson Gained 8 Pounds of Muscle in 1 Week in Offseason

As the New Orleans Pelicans prepare for Zion Williamson 's long-awaited debut, one challenge for the organization has been successfully managing his ability to put on muscle...

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11:36am PST - January 16th, 2020

Griffin: Pelicans project Zion Williamson debut for Jan. 22

Griffin: Pelicans project Zion Williamson debut for Jan. 22

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11:44am PST - January 15th, 2020

Pistons' Derrick Rose Fined $25K for Throwing Pen into Stands vs. Pelicans

Detroit Pistons guard Derrick Rose has been fined $25,000 for throwing a pen into the stands, according to Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic...

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1:25pm PST - January 14th, 2020

Report: Zion Williamson Will Not Make Pelicans Debut vs. Knicks Amid Knee Injury

Zion Williamson is nearing his debut, but it won't come Friday. The New Orleans Pelicans rookie was ruled out of the upcoming game against the New York Knicks due to the knee ...

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3:07pm PST - January 9th, 2020

Pelicans' Brandon Ingram's Finger Injury Diagnosed as Sprain; X-Rays Negative

New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram suffered a sprained right pinkie finger during Wednesday's win over the Chicago Bulls . Andrew Lopez of ESPN reported the news, noting X-rays were negative...

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8:50pm PST - January 8th, 2020

Zion Williamson Almost Didn't Enter 2019 NBA Draft, Wanted to Return to Duke

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson said he wanted to spend another season at Duke and waited all the way until the deadline for underclassmen to declare before officially entering the 2019 NBA draft...

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6:18am PST - January 8th, 2020

Woj: Zion Williamson Nearing Pelicans Debut, Knee Is 'Healthy' After Injury

The Zion Williamson era is getting close to taking off with the 2019 No. 1 overall draft pick reportedly healthy enough to make his NBA debut...

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4:45pm PST - January 3rd, 2020

Sports reporter who died in Louisiana plane crash remembered for her passion

Carley McCord, the sports reporter killed in a Louisiana plane crash Saturday, "smelled of raw talent" from birth, those who knew her said in an obituary ahead of her funeral this week.

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1:25am PST - January 1st, 2020

Harden scratched from Rockets' lineup vs. Pelicans

James Harden has been scratched from the Houston Rockets' lineup night against the recently surging New Orleans Pelicans

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4:08pm PST - December 29th, 2019