There was so much hype surrounding the debut of Zion Williamson. In the first quarter, he played only three minutes and didn't attempt a shot but in the fourth quarter is when it all came alive.
Zion scored 17 points in a span of three minutes, much to the delight of Pelicans fans who packed the Smoothie Center. With about five minutes left in the game and the Pelicans within striking distance of the Spurs, Zion was pulled.
At that point in time, he had played 18 minutes and many fans were not happy. Brad Botkin shared his thoughts.
You can listen to the rest of the interview with Brad Botkin as he shares more thoughts on Zion's, explains why Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry is not to blame for Zion being pulled, and the rest of the NBA in the podcast below.