Gallery: NOLA, Pelicans welcome Zion Williamson to Crescent City
Power Forward Zion Williamson was introduced Friday by Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson, general manager David Griffin, head coach Alvin Gentry and the city of New Orleans on the first day of summer after being selected the first overall pick of the NBA Draft.
Power Forward Zion Williamson was introduced Friday by Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson, general manager David Griffin, and head coach Alvin Gentry at the New Orleans Pelicans training facility in Metairie on the first day of summer after being selected the first overall pick of the NBA Draft.
Williamson, who played for Duke, is considered one of the most promising draft picks in years and will now carry the hopes of the franchise after the departure of Anthony Davis to the Lakers.
Matthew Hinton is a New Orleans area freelance photographer whose work has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) Best of Photojournalism Awards in 2014 and 2016, and by numerous awards from the Press Club of New Orleans, including the Hal Ledet President's Print Photography Award, the highest honor the Press Club can bestow upon a photographer. Matthew Hinton has previously been a staff photographer at both of the daily newspapers in New Orleans. His work has appeared nationally and internationally through freelance work with the Associated Press and AFP, Agence France-Presse.
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