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February 26, 2020

BBNBA: AD and LeBron Take Down Zion and the Pellies

Zack Geoghegan 10:00am February 26, 2020 2/26/20 Comments Disabled

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Good morning, folks. Imagine a world where Zion and Anthony Davis play on the same NBA team. Wow. Crazy talk, right? Let’s talk NBA. RECAP LeBron (and AD) and Zion go head-to-head The first official meeting between LeBron James and Zion Williamson was as good as advertised. LeBron poured in a season-high of 40 points…

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July 6, 2019

Summer League: The Kevin Knox-Zion Williamson Highlights they don’t want you to see

Nick Roush 12:00pm July 6, 2019 7/6/19

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The ground shook in Zion Williamson’s NBA Summer League debut, and that’s not Rick Pitino hyperbole. A 7.1 earthquake forced the game to end prematurely. Only playing in the first half, Zion made one highlight in his 11-point performance and it came at Kevin Knox’s expense. It’s the only highlight the four-letter network and every…

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June 26, 2019

Kanter says Zion is “Julius Randle with hops”, Randle responds

Drew Franklin 5:00pm June 26, 2019 6/26/19

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Enes Kanter stirred the NBA pot during an appearance on Colin Cowherd’s radio show today. Cowherd said he heard Kanter believes Zion Williamson is overrated, and when asked if that is the case, Kanter owned up to it and brought another former Wildcat into the conversation with a comparison. Kanter said, “I kind of feel like…

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June 18, 2019

Jamal Murray says he’d pick RJ Barrett over Zion Williamson

Drew Franklin 6:37pm June 18, 2019 6/18/19

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If the New Orleans Pelicans handed its general manager duties over to Jamal Murray, Murray would select RJ Barrett with the first overall pick Thursday night, not Zion Williamson. The former Wildcat said so in speaking with ESPN’s Marc Spears in Spears’ new story about Barrett’s NBA potential. Murray told Spears: “Zion has definitely overshadowed…

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May 21, 2019

Zion Williamson was NOT turned down by Anthony Davis and John Wall for an autograph as a kid

Jack Pilgrim 4:00pm May 21, 2019 5/21/19

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We now know why Zion Williamson turned to the dark side during his highly-publicized recruitment, and it has to do with two former Kentucky stars. If you ask the New York Post, at least. In a video published back in 2017 and brought back to life by the New York Post, the future No. 1 pick in…

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May 15, 2019

Today on KSR: What will the Pelicans do?

Nick Roush 9:00am May 15, 2019 5/15/19

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There will certainly be plenty of storylines swirling around the NBA this offseason, but the answer to one question will create the greatest ripple effect throughout the league: “What will the Pelicans do?” Last night New Orleans won the Zion Williamson sweepstakes, edging out the Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies and New York Knicks in…

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May 14, 2019

Anthony Davis still wants out of New Orleans and other post-lottery thoughts

Drew Franklin 11:00pm May 14, 2019 5/14/19

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Zion Williamson isn’t enough to keep Anthony Davis in New Orleans. Soon after New Orleans landed the No. 1 overall pick (Williamson), Shams Charania reported Davis is standing by his February trade request. The addition of one Zion Williamson won’t make Davis’ relationship with the Pelicans any better. And it shouldn’t. The Pelicans had Davis…

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New Orleans earns top pick, Zion Williamson to New Orleans

Drew Franklin 9:03pm May 14, 2019 5/14/19

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The No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft belongs to the New Orleans Pelicans. New Orleans won the Zion Sweepstakes by moving up six places to take the draft’s top pick after holding only a six percent chance going into the night. The Grizzlies, Knicks and Lakers were also in the hunt after the commercial…

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If the Knicks win the lottery, they’ll use Zion to go after Anthony Davis

Drew Franklin 8:06pm May 14, 2019 5/14/19

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We are moments away from the NBA Draft Lottery and the New York Knicks are one of the three favorites to land the No. 1 overall pick, along with the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Phoenix Suns, all three with a 14 percent shot. New York is hoping for another frozen envelope situation as the starved…

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April 6, 2019

Michael Avenatti claims Nike paid Zion Williamson’s mom, Duke is investigating

Nick Roush 5:00pm April 6, 2019 4/6/19

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Over the last two weeks, attorney Michael Avenatti has stirred the college basketball pot on Twitter. After only teasing us, now he has something that could be pretty significant. The attorney who is being investigated for extorting Nike now claims the shoe company paid Zion Williamson’s mother, Sharonda Sampson, for “consulting services.” In theory, those…

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