New Orleans Pelicans

New Orleans Pelicans player Zion Williamson (1) shoots in front of Memphis Grizzlies' Brandon Clarke (15) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
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Amos Morale III
August 08, 2020 - 12:10 pm
Pelicans forward Zion Williamson has been named a finalist for Kia Rookie of the Year award, the NBA announced Saturday.
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New Orleans Pelicans' Zion Williamson (1) moves to the basket against Sacramento Kings' Richaun Holmes (22) during the second half of an NBA basketball game at HP Field House.
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Amos Morale III
August 07, 2020 - 2:33 pm
Pelicans forward Zion Williamson will not play in the Pelicans Friday night matchup with the Washington Wizards, which is the second half of a back-to-back.
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Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans drives to the basket against Kawhi Leonard #2 of the LA Clippers at HP Field House at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 01, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
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Amos Morale III
August 02, 2020 - 6:48 pm
Zion Williamson admitted Sunday that it’s been tough to find a rhythm while playing limited minutes through the Pelicans first two games.
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Paul George #13 of the LA Clippers shoots against the New Orleans Pelicans at HP Field House at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 01, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
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Amos Morale III
August 01, 2020 - 9:23 pm
Turnovers once again plagued the Pelicans as they dropped the second of their eight seeding games Saturday afternoon.
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Jordan Cohn
July 31, 2020 - 3:02 pm
Though reports indicate that Zion Williamson was not happy with his minutes restriction, Pelicans executive David Griffin says that the minutes restriction will likely remain in effect for some more time.
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) shoots the ball as Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jaylen Nowell (4) defends during the second quarter at Target Center.
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Amos Morale III
July 29, 2020 - 8:34 pm
New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry said it will be "a game-time decision" whether or not rookie forward Zion Williamson will play in the team's opener against the Utah Jazz Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) dunks against Miami Heat forward Bam Adebayo (13) in the second half at the Smoothie King Center.
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Amos Morale III
July 24, 2020 - 7:03 pm
New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward Zion Williamson has returned to the NBA's "bubble" after leaving last week to attend to "an urgent family matter," the team announced Friday afternoon.
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Jordan Cohn
July 20, 2020 - 11:37 am
The resumed NBA season kicks off on July 30, and the league’s bold decision to execute a bubble environment in Orlando has led us to make five bold predictions about how the seeding games and playoffs will go. 8.0.3
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) in action against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center.
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Amos Morale III
July 16, 2020 - 10:41 am
New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward Zion Williamson has left the NBA's "bubble" in Orlando Wednesday morning "to attend to an urgent family medical matter," the team announced.
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