Although he's yet to make his return from knee surgery, Pelicans executive vice president of basketball operations David Griffin claims that Zion Williamson is "better than he was in the preseason", according to a report from Shamit Dua of Bourbon Street Shots. Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry indicated the team would put the star rookie on a minutes restriction upon his return.
Williamson told reporters earlier this month that he's been itching to play and that if it was up to him he would have been playing already. Williamson is nearing a return.
Zion Williamson's been compared to guys like Michael Jordan and LeBron James, as the No. 1 overall pick from the 2019 NBA Draft electrified college hoops during his lone season with the Duke Blue Devils.
Williamson will likely take the court for the first time as a professional on January 22, Pelicans president of basketball operations David Griffin said Wednesday. Over his pre-season appearances, Williams averaged 23.3 points and 6.5 rebounds while shooting a staggering 71.4 per cent from the field.
Despite Williamson's extended absence, New Orleans is within four games of the Memphis Grizzlies for the Western Conference's eighth seed.
Pour sa troisième titularisation de rang aux dépens de Maxime Machenaud, le demi de mêlée a encore prouvé qui était le patron. Les Ciel et Blanc devront absolument s'imposer pour espérer finir dans les quatre meilleurs premiers.
Officials had met with representatives from the CAF in Younde on Wendesday to discuss the date change for the tournament. A month later Caf announced that Cameroon had agreed to host the 2021 edition instead.
Yet research has previously shown that such a divide has less to do with age and more to do with health care (or lack thereof). A new study found that those who are richest live much more years without disabilities than those who are poorest.
Daniel Wright said: "The devastation to wildlife has been unimaginable ... most heartbreaking is the koala bears #SaveTheKoala". NASA is tracking smoke spreading around the globe, which Parmitano could easily see from space.
West Yorkshire Police said Khan was held on Tuesday following an operation involving the National Crime Agency and local partners. A man wanted in connection with the murder of a Bradford police officer nearly 15 years ago has been arrested in Pakistan .
Gilgeous-Alexander is now averaging a team-high 19.9 points to go with 5.7 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.2 steals per game. He achieved the feat during the Thunder vs Timberwolves game on Monday night (Tuesday morning IST).
The Academy has since made strides to diversify its voting body, inviting a record 683 new members the following year. Quality is everywhere but most industries only believe in quality from one demographic.
According to the USGS , the center of the quake hit near the town of Guanica. Recent quakes have toppled homes and schools.
Stokes wins ICC's player of the year award
Fundamentally, without the support of these individuals, we would never achieved our objective of lifting a major trophy. India captain Virat Kohli won spirit of the cricket award for his gesture during the World Cup match against Australia .
Federer, Nadal kick in $170000 for Australian bushfire relief
The ATP on Sunday pledged $500,000 to the WWF Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund as part of the bushfire relief efforts. The 20-time grand-slam victor took on Kyrgios as the centrepiece of Wednesday night's event and prevailed 7-6 (8-6).
Stocks Edge Higher After Trade Deal Signed
Treasurys gained, lowering the yield on the 10-year note by 2.6 basis points to 1.792 percent. Brent crude oil, the worldwide standard, dropped 49 cents to close at $64 a barrel.
Bellaire High School Student Shot, Gunman at Large
A 16-year-old student was shot to death Tuesday at a Texas high school, and a suspect was arrested hours later, officials said. There were conflicting media reports about whether the shooting occurred inside or outside of the school building.
4 cylindres au lieu de 6 — Toyota GR Supra
Grosse nouvelle en ce début de semaine: la Toyota Supra passe au quatre cylindres, avec le moteur 2.0 de 258 ch de BMW. Cette édition sera produite pour le lancement du 2,0 litres et limitée à 200 exemplaires seulement pour l'Europe.
Ex-Louisville coach Bobby Petrino to Missouri State
He also spent part of one season coaching the NFL's Atlanta Falcons , where he coached 13 games in 2007 before abruptly resigning. However, after a 3-10 start, Petrino resigned in the middle of the season and returned to college football in 2008 at Arkansas.
WWE rocked by death of legendary Rocky Johnson
The statement detailed Rocky's career, which began in the mid-1960s, leading him to the WWE in 1983 before his 1991 retirement. In March 2018, The Rock explained that he'd bought his father a bigger vehicle , a Cadillac, following a hip surgery.