Zion Williamson may not have performed for lengthy, however he nonetheless despatched social media right into a frenzy together with his always-impressive dunks.
Williamson’s debut was reduce quick when the rookie didn’t play within the second half after taking knee-to-knee contact, in accordance with the workforce.
An ESPN report famous the Pelicans “do not expect it to be a lingering issue.”
However there was nonetheless lots for followers, admirers and #NBATwitter to speak about.
First, there was Williamson’s look.
If Zion is not cautious, the Saints are gonna make him a left sort out.
– Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) July 6, 2019
Then got here reactions to his spectacular performs together with a steal from Kevin Knox that led to considered one of his trademark dunks.
Zion simply ripped that from an grownup
– Zach Harper (@talkhoops) July 6, 2019
Zion is simply so highly effective!! He does issues on the court docket I’ve by no means seen..WOWZERS🔥
– LaChina Robinson (@LaChinaRobinson) July 6, 2019
I really feel personally victimized by Zion’s dunk.
– Becca (@BeccaMVP) July 6, 2019
I do not assume Zion has an off change. Or perhaps a take it simple mode.
– Paolo Uggetti (@PaoloUggetti) July 6, 2019
His early exit brought about some panic.
Even his former college chimed in.
Williamson completed with 11 factors on 4-for-9 taking pictures from the sector and zero for two from lengthy distance as the sport was suspended as a result of an earthquake.