Kevin Durant made Williamson a member of Team Durant during TNT’s pregame show, announcing that he had chosen the New Orleans Pelicans forward, receiving instant approval from studio analysts Dwyane Wade and Kenny Smith. The Duke product was the third reserve chosen by Durant. Team Durant will be coached by Philadelphia’s Doc Rivers.
Zion Williamson will be a part of Team Durant in Sunday’s All-Star Game.
Durant picked Zion with this third pick of the Reserve round.
LeBron: “I like that. That was a good pick right there.”
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