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Sport Zion Williamson injury update: Pelicans rookie (knee) to miss 'weeks' to start season, report says

19:11  18 october  2019
19:11  18 october  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

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  'Not drinking that Kool-Aid': Pelicans' Alvin Gentry won't compare Zion Williamson to LeBron James 'Not drinking that Kool-Aid': Pelicans' Alvin Gentry won't compare Zion Williamson to LeBron James

The first overall draft pick exited his first NBA game due to a knee injury .

It looks like Zion Williamson 's preseason will be cut short. The rookie out of Duke will miss the Pelicans ' Roster update : Zion Williamson is listed as out with right knee soreness for the team’s final In four preseason games for the Pelicans this season , Williamson has averaged 23.3 points.

The world will have to wait a while for Zion Williamson's NBA debut.

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The Pelicans rookie is expected to miss "a period of weeks" to start the regular season as he recovers from a knee injury, ESPN reported Friday.

The team said Thursday that Williamson would miss the preseason finale against the Knicks due to "right knee soreness." The No. 1 overall pick did not make the trip to New York and was remaining in New Orleans to undergo further evaluation.

Pierce: Williamson has to cut weight to save his knees

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New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward Zion Williamson is done with preseason play, as he will miss the final exhibition contest against the New York Knicks on Friday night due to right knee soreness He suffered a knee sprain at Duke last season when his shoe exploded while he was wearing it, and

17 (UPI) -- New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson will be out for the team's final preseason Williamson , who didn't miss any time during training camp, also suffered a mild right knee sprain The Pelicans open their regular- season schedule against the defending NBA champion Toronto

Williamson averaged 23.3 points in four preseason games.

New Orleans takes on New York in its final preseason game on Friday at 8 p.m. ET. The team travels to Toronto to open its regular season Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.

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Jimmy Butler holding a football ball: Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler (22) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon (00) defends during the second quarter at Amway Center on October 17, 2019. 

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