2019 NBA Draft - updates

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Zion Williamson excited for Pelicans rebuild with ex-Lakers core

Jun 21, 2019 - 4:34 PM

'I think we can build something over there,' the No. 1 NBA Draft pick on teaming up with Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and Lonzo Ball

THRILLED. Teen sensation Zion Williamson says he’s excited to join the Pelicans’ new young core. Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans choose Zion Williamson first overall in NBA draft

Jun 21, 2019 - 8:47 AM

The teen standout becomes the new face of the New Orleans squad that traded All-Star Anthony Davis to the Lakers last weekend

TOP CHOICE. Zion Williamson poses with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being drafted first overall by the New Orleans Pelicans during the 2019 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans eye Zion Williamson, future in NBA Draft

Jun 19, 2019 - 9:43 AM

After trading team star Anthony Davis to the Lakers, the Pelicans get a chance to reshape the franchise with Duke teen sensation Zion Williamson

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP