Zion Williamson

Cameron Johnson
(Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
June 21, 2019 - 11:53 pm
The 2019 NBA Draft has come and gone, and the top three picks -- Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and RJ Barrett -- were practically guaranteed. But the remaining lottery picks were heavily disputed among experts and bettors alike.
Read More
June 21, 2019 - 4:25 pm
By Eli Hershkovich With the 2019 NBA Draft concluded, most will have their attention turned towards free agency and title futures . But there’s also value to be had while betting on the Rookie of the Year (ROY) award. Considering six of the past 10 winners manned the point guard position, it’s...
Read More
NBA Draft Fashion
Getty Images
Jacquie Cadorette
June 21, 2019 - 10:33 am
They’re off the court — and ready for the catwalk. We all remember the showstopping looks of this year's NFL Draft . Now, from flamboyant patterns to quirky colors, the 2019 NBA Draft class also had no shortage of style. After all, when your line of work requires you to make the same fashion...
Read More
Sarah Stier/Getty Images
June 20, 2019 - 8:28 pm
It was a coronation 38 days in the making. Tonight, it became official. Zion Williamson is a New Orleans Pelican. Amid great pomp and circumstance at the Barclays Center in New York on Thursday night, Williamson was selected with the No. 1 overall pick by the Pelicans in the 2019 NBA Draft. The...
Read More
June 20, 2019 - 12:02 pm
Duke forward Zion Williamson is expected to be the No. 1 overall pick taken by the New Orleans Pelicans in Thursday's NBA Draft. Williamson is a 6-foot-7, 285-pound forward form Salisbury, North Carolina. He began playing AAU basketball when he was just five years old, playing on a team of nine...
Read More
Getty Images
June 19, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Tomorrow's NBA Draft will be a big night for the New Orleans Pelicans, which is expected to follow up its blockbuster trade with the L.A. Lakers by selecting Duke University phenom Zion Williamson with the #1 overall pick. And to celebrate, for one day only, in one location only, Popeyes is...
Read More
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver at the podium of the 2018 NBA Draft.
Getty Images
June 19, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Even though the 2019-20 NBA title odds have dominated the betting conversation after the Pelicans shipped off Anthony Davis to the Lakers, wagering on the draft provides an enticing way to watch the four-hour event. Duke product Zion Williamson is the obvious favorite to be selected first overall...
Read More
Zion Williamson points on defense during a game at Duke.
Getty Images
May 17, 2019 - 12:44 pm
An easy choice in the Big Easy. On the latest episode of RADIO.COM's "Big Time Basketball" podcast , Matt Steinmetz and Brian Scalabrine discuss the results of the NBA Draft Lottery , in which the New Orleans Pelicans won the rights to the No. 1 pick in next month's draft and the chance to select...
Read More
Zion Williamson of Duke lets out a yell on the court during the 2018-19 season.
Getty Images
May 15, 2019 - 3:18 pm
( 97.1 The Ticket ) When the New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, it appeared presumptive No. 1 pick Zion Williamson expressed a bit of disappointment. One report said Williamson wanted to go to the New York Knicks . If Williamson doesn't want to play in New Orleans, he...
Read More
NBA deputy commissioner Mark Tatum reveals the No. 1 pick for the New Orleans Pelicans during the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery.
USA Today Sports
May 14, 2019 - 10:13 pm
The New Orleans Pelicans claimed the No. 1 pick in next month's NBA Draft -- also known as first dibs on Duke phenom Zion Williamson -- in a topsy-turvy draft lottery Tuesday night that broke hearts in New York and changed the power dynamics of the league. It was a stroke of incredible fortune for...
Read More

Pages