Pelicans’ Zion Williamson not expected to return before mid-February

The New Orleans Pelicans provided an update on the condition of Zion Williamson, who has been out since January 2 with a hamstring injury.

The superstar big man is progressing well with his recovery and will start to strengthen his hamstring and gradually progress to more movement. His status will be re-evaluated in two weeks, meaning that he is not expected to return before mid-February.

Zion Williamson, who has missed the last 10 games for the Pelicans, is averaging 26 points, seven rebounds and 4.6 assists in 29 games. New Orleans is on a four-game losing skid and has dropped to fourth in the West standings with a 26-21 record.

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