Zion Williamson said that he will not have any minutes restrictions for this upcoming season.
“Me and [Pelicans] coach [Stan] Van Gundy have talked and from what I know now, there are no restrictions. None,” said Williamson on Sunday.
Van Gundy said that Williamson easily passed his conditioning test on Sunday.
Williamson added that he expects this upcoming season to go differently now that he has consistent minutes.
When you’re going through rehab and when you’re finally able to step on the court, three minutes goes by, four minutes by and … you gotta get subbed out. It was a lot … I tried to make the most of the situation and I think I did the best that I possibly could. But it’s going to be a lot different.”