NBA season inside the league design world bubble on Thursday night and it didn’t take long for the controversy to escalate. New Orleans Pelicans Rocky Zion Williamson was on the block for a minute and played only 15 minutes to beat the team’s Utkal Jazz and was absent on the stretch as the game was away from the Pellets.
David Griffin addressed the media with a statement on Pelican's plans for their star rock. The most important note is that it’s going to be some game until Williamson plays a normal minute.
Williamson was out of the bubble for about two weeks to attend a family event. Although he was able to work during that stretch, he did not practice or play with his team He had only two days to play on Thursday night when he returned to Orlando.