NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Pelicans rookie phenom Zion Williamson will miss a “period of weeks” with a knee injury according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Woj also is reporting a full recovery for Zion, after using an abundance of caution.
The Pelicans already announced Williamson would miss Friday’s preseason game against the Knicks. New Orleans opens the regular season next Tuesday at Toronto.