Zion Williamson had the entire basketball world buzzing when he went down with an unlucky knee damage within the first minute Duke‘s recreation towards North Carolina on February 20th. Williamson broke by his shoe and sprained his knee. Since then, Blue Devils have gone Three-Three and have been falling within the NCAA rankings. Duke needs to be hopeful although as Williamson is predicted to play tonight within the first recreation the ACC event towards the Syracuse Orange.
“I feel we’ll get Zion again for Thursday,” Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski told reporters over the weekend. “He labored out this morning — once more, no contact — however Monday, there shall be. Hopefully, we’ll get a pair good days follow the place he might be 5-on-5, after which see how that goes. But the best way he seems to be proper now, I feel it is only a matter getting in form, getting in recreation form, and going ahead.”
Student newspaper the Duke Chronicle additionally confirmed that Zion is predicted to play tonight. Despite lacking slightly below six full video games now, Krzyzewski does not count on the staff’s chemistry to be negatively affected in any respect.
“These guys will react shortly,” he stated. “It relies on Zion, his form, however I feel they will reply actual fast.”
The recreation towards Syracuse goes down tonight at 9 P.M. EST.