Latest Zion Williamson News

Westbrook lifts Wiz past Pels at line after Zion foul in OT

Apr. 16, 2021 23:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russell Westbrook took over the game in overtime for the Washington Wizards, scoring 10 of their 12 points in the extra period and providing a pass that Bradley Beal turned into the other basket. If the Wizards are going to continue their turnaround...

Randle nets 32 as Knicks limit Zion, beat Pelicans 116-106

Apr. 14, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Julius Randle hit contested mid-range shots, at times while fading away from the basket, as the fourth quarter wound down. When Zion Williamson tried to answer, he ran into a wall of defenders in front of the rim, and his Pelicans teammates couldn't...

Ingram, Williamson help Pelicans hold off Kings 117-110

Apr. 13, 2021 01:21 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored 34 points, Zion Williamson added 30 and the New Orleans Pelicans held off a furious Sacramento Kings comeback bid for a 117-110 victory on Monday night. Steven Adams had 16 rebounds and Eric Bledsoe scored 13 points for the...

Williamson scores 38, Pelicans rally past Cavaliers 116-109

Apr. 11, 2021 22:24 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Zion Williamson scored 38 points and Brandon Ingram had 27 points and eight assists in rallying the New Orleans Pelicans to a 116-109 victory over the injury-plagued Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night. Williamson, who scored 25 points in the first...

Williamson scores 37 points, Pelicans beat 76ers 101-94

Apr. 09, 2021 23:39 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Zion Williamson scored 14 of his 37 points in the fourth quarter and the New Orleans Pelicans held on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-94 on Friday night. Williamson scored the first six points of the fourth quarter and eight of the Pelicans’...

Durant's perfect return fuels Nets' 139-111 rout of Pelicans

Apr. 07, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant was perfect. The Brooklyn Nets were pretty close to it in the second quarter when he rejoined them. Durant returned from a 23-game absence to spark Brooklyn's most explosive half of the season, finishing with 17 points on 5-for-5 shooting...

Trae Young leads hot-shooting Hawks past Pelicans, 123-107

Apr. 06, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 30 points and helped lead a third-quarter 3-point barrage as the surging Atlanta Hawks beat Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans 123-107 on Tuesday night. The Hawks sank each of their 11 3-point attempts in the third. ...

Ball makes career-best 8 3s as Pelicans beat Rockets 122-115

Apr. 04, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Lonzo Ball had 27 points and a career-high eight 3-pointers, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Houston Rockets 122-115 on Sunday night to end a two-game skid. Ball was on fire early, making all four of his 3-point attempts in the first quarter in his...

Bodanovic scores 26 points, Hawks beat Pelicans 126-103

Apr. 03, 2021 00:46 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bogdan Bodanovic scored 26 points, Kevin Huerter added 24 and five other Atlanta players scored in double figures as the short-handed Hawks beat the injury-slowed New Orleans Pelicans 126-103 on Friday night. The Hawks led 55-54 at halftime and scored...

Ross lifts Magic over short-handed Pelicans in overtime

Apr. 02, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Terrence Ross hit two key jumpers late in overtime, Wendell Carter III scored 21 points and the Orlando Magic beat the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 115-110 on Thursday night. The Pelicans played without Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram and Lonzo...