Zion Williamson seems to be altering his sneakers.
The Duke star will put on Nike Kyrie 4s, the signature sneaker of Celtics star Kyrie Irving, in his return from a knee sprain Thursday towards Syracuse within the ACC Match, in accordance with an image posted by the college.
— Duke Basketball (@DukeMBB) March 14, 2019
Williamson initially suffered the harm when his Paul George “PG 2.5” sneakers ripped whereas he was driving to the basket lower than 40 seconds into Duke’s first matchup towards North Carolina on Feb. 20 and has not performed since.
The Blue Devils have gone 3-Three in his absence, together with a pair of losses to the Tar Heels.
The freshman has been top-of-the-line gamers in faculty basketball this season and is projected to be chosen with the No. 1 decide within the 2019 draft. He’s averaging 21.6 factors and eight.eight rebounds whereas taking pictures 68.Three % from the sphere in 2018-19.
Duke’s matchup towards Syracuse will tip off Thursday at roughly 9 p.m. ET within the Spectrum Middle in Charlotte, N.C.