- Zion Williamson put on a show in his first NBA preseason game on Monday.
- Williamson finished with 16 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 assists in 28 minutes, throwing down three jaw-dropping dunks in the process.
- While the New Orleans Pelicans have tried to calm the hype around Williamson, the NBA’s most anticipated prospect in years, it seems Williamson is indeed going to electrify crowds this season.
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It’s been months since basketball fans have seen Zion Williamson on the court, and he did not disappoint in his NBA debut on Monday.
In his first NBA preseason game, Williamson went for 16 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 assists in 28 minutes as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Atlanta Hawks, 133-109.
Williamson opened the game by scoring the Pelicans’ first five points, first on a hanging, and-one basket, then on a thunderous, driving dunk.
After the game,