Isang magandang senyales ang pag puntos ng rookie na si Zion Williamson para sa koponan ng Pelicans nitong Miyerkules. Malinaw na ang Pelicans ay maagang iniinvolved ang rookie upang mas mahasa at mabuo ang kumpiyansa para sa parating na regular season. We have to get him moving, “We want him in space. “We want to play him in space. The way you can do that is you have to get him on the move. I thought we did a good job, and he did a good job and being able to finish.” Wika ng coach ng Pelicans na si Alvin Gentry.
Si Williamson ay pumuntos ng 16 puntos sa halftime at dinagdagan pa ng 13 puntos noong third quarter habang may shooting na 12-of-13 sa field. Mismong ang coach ng Bulls na si Jim Boylen at guard na si Zach Lavine ay humanga sa ipinakita ng rookie. “I was amazed at his body control for a guy that big,” of the 285-pound Williamson. “I was amazed where it looked like moments where he wasn’t going to get to the rim, but he did, sabi ni Boylen. Ang Bulls ay 5-of-22 sa field noong fourth quarter ang New Orleans ay hindi pinapuntos ang Bulls 41-18 na naging resulta ng pagkapanalo ng New Orleans Pelicans.