New Orleans Pelicans All Access Practice
METAIRIE, LA - OCTOBER 16: Zion Williamson #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans passes the ball during an all access practice at Ochsner Sports Performance Center in Metairie, Louisiana on October 16, 2019.
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Zion Williamson Injury Update

October 21, 2019 

NEW ORLEANS – Zion Williamson underwent successful arthroscopic surgery today to address a torn right lateral meniscus. The routine debridement was performed by Dr. Jason Folk with assistance from Team Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Misty Suri.

The timetable for his full return to play is estimated at six to eight weeks.

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