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SportBulls C Wendell Carter Jr. discusses Duke F Zion Williamson: ‘Not many people can guard that’

01:05  09 november  2018
01:05  09 november  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Bulls rookie Wendell Carter Jr . did a little bit of everything and scores 19 points to help his team defeat the Dallas Mavericks. Chicago lottery pick Wendell Carter Jr . has consistently impressed in Las Vegas with a game that translates to the modern NBA.

Wendell Andre Carter Jr . (born April 16, 1999) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Bulls C Wendell Carter Jr. discusses Duke F Zion Williamson: ‘Not many people can guard that’ © Provided by Perform Media Channels Limited

Wendell Carter Jr. believes Duke forward Zion Williamson will thrive in the NBA.

Williamson made his collegiate debut earlier this week and scored 28 points in the Blue Devils’ 118-84 win over Kentucky. Carter, the former Blue Devils big man who is now a rookie with the Bulls, was asked about Williamson’s performance Thursday.

“He was unreal,’’ Carter said (via the Chicago Sun-Times). “It wasn’t fair.

“(Williamson’s) game is going to translate perfectly (to the NBA) ... He’s very explosive, he’s very quick and he has a very large frame. That’s very rare. Not many people can guard that.”

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Duke Center Wendell Carter Jr . Freshman 6’10 259 lbs. Wendell Carter was overshadowed by Marvin Bagley III at Duke , but he was able to show flashes of his talent regardless. Because of his potential, NBA teams are intrigued and he’s viewed as a possible lottery pick.

Wendell Carter , Jr . was a force for Duke this season as a freshman and certainly lived up to the lofty expectations placed upon him. Carter was a 2nd-team

Carter was selected by Chicago out of Duke with the seventh pick in the 2018 draft. He has averaged 11.6 points and 7.9 rebounds in his first 12 NBA games.

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