Zion Williamson out for remainder of Summer League

NBA.com Global on Jul 07, 2019 07:05 AM
Zion Williamson out for remainder of Summer League
New Orleans Pelicans' Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the team's NBA summer league basketball game against the New York Knicks on Friday, July 5, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Steve Marcus)

New Orleans Pelicans press release

LAS VEGAS -- New Orleans Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin announced Saturday that Zion Williamson, who left last night’s game against the New York Knicks with a bruised left knee, will not participate in the remainder of the NBA Summer League.

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"Zion will move forward from this incident without issue,” said Griffin. “However, in an abundance of caution, we have made the determination that he will not appear in game action for the remainder of the NBA Summer League. He will continue to take part in training and conditioning with our performance team.”

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