ZION WILLIAMSON (NOP)
F • 6'7, 285 lbs; Rookie, Duke
NBA ROLE: ÛBER-ATHLETIC, NEW WAVE FORWARD
Zion Williamson’s a powerful, new wave force w/ unbelievable potential - uncanny blend of speed, power & control; plays a very efficient brand of basketball - doesn’t get rushed too easily, imposes will regardless of surrounding circumstances; utilizes strength & physicality like no other (can go thru, over or around you); dunks w/ a grudge* against the rim; possesses open court skills - can playmaking (eventually) catch up to finishing ability?; able to isolate and create shots for himself (Zion gets wherever he wants in a couple dribbles), likes short lefty Js & floaters; needs to improve long-range consistency + scoring off the dribble (below the rim); Watch DOG at PF? - nice instincts protecting the rim, excellent second jump ability ft. violent spikes - could anchor Pelicans’ D at the 4; must maintain optimal conditioning; strong ROY candidate - Pels’ Undisputed Franchise Player in Year 1?; ridiculous hype, must deal w/ immediate pressure to carry a franchise - Zion’s Final Form = ALPHA?
*rare flight/power dunker - (sort of) floats in the air; sig slams: righty tomahawk, 360º (normal or inverted)
SIGNATURE! COMING SOON.
MORE ON ZION
Consensus National College Player of the Year (2019)
Consensus First Team All-American (2019)
Wayman Tisdale Award (2019)
Karl Malone Award (2019)
ACC Player of the Year (2019)
(FACTORY SETTING) NBA 2K20 RATING: 81